Henry Apple is a veteran sports reporter for the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. His primary beat is Bentonville and Bentonville West, as well as topics that include state schools and the Arkansas Activities Association. During the spring, he handles high school track in Northwest Arkansas. He is a lifelong Arkansas resident.
Three Arkansas schools have made their way into the top 10 in the MaxPreps Cup standings upon completion of the winter sports.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Fayetteville’s Jasmine Franklin, left front, MVP Sasha Goforth (2) center front and Kylee Coulter, front right, and … Continue Reading ››
The War Eagles picked up a huge win at Bentonville West on Friday thanks to Seth Stanley's game-winning 3-pointer at the buzzer. Heritage enters the final week of the regular season in fourth place in the 7A-West Conference standings.<br><br>
Heritage (15-10, 7-5 7A-West) faces the two co-leaders this week, playing at Bentonville on Tuesday and … Continue Reading ››
The War Eagles picked up a big 37-34 win over Van Buren on Friday to pull into a fourth-place tie with the Pointers in the 7A-West Conference.<br><br>
Rogers Heritage (14-9, 6-4 7A-West) plays host to Fayetteville on Tuesday, then travels to Bentonville West on Friday in a huge week for the War Eagles.<br><br>
The Lady War Eagles (6-17, 0-10) are searching for their first league win and have lost 10 straight.<br><br>
The Heritage wrestling team finished fourth out of 14 teams in the Big West Conference tournament over the weekend and will prepare for the Class 6A-7A state tournament this weekend.<br><br>
The War Eagles … Continue Reading ››
The Rogers High Lady Mounties basketball team dropped a tough game to 7A-West leader Fayetteville on Friday, but remain in a third-place tie with Springdale HIgh.<br><br>
Rogers (14-9, 6-4 7A-West) travel to second-place Van Buren on Tuesday, but hosts Bentonville on Friday in what should be a big game.<br><br>
The Mounties (7-16, 0-10) are still looking for their first win in league play and have lost 11 straight.<br><br>
The Rogers wrestlers will participate in the ninth annual Class 6A-7A state tournament in Little Rock this weekend. The Mounties finished fifth out of 14 teams with 103.5 points in the Big West Conference tournament … Continue Reading ››