Preview: Siloam Springs at Greenwood

Previewing Siloam Springs at Greenwood.

Smith-Robinson Stadium

KICKOFF 7 p.m.

RECORDS Siloam Springs 4-3, 1-3 7A/6A-Central. Greenwood 7-0, 4-0.

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BETWEEN THE LINES Siloam Springs suffered its third loss in four games last week with a 31-21 defeat against Little Rock Catholic. … The Panthers were penalized 11 times for 100 yards, their fifth game this season with 10 or more penalties. … Siloam Springs senior quarterback Jordan Norberg has completed 105 of 179 passes for 1,116 yards and six touchdowns. … Panthers senior running back Ricky Hughes has rushed for 698 yards on 122 carries and five touchdowns. … Senior wide receiver Coby Roach leads all Panther receivers with 27 receptions for 282 yards. … Greenwood routed Class 7A Bryant 38-7 last week. … The Bulldogs are led by junior quarterback Luke Hales, who has completed 85 of 117 passes for 1,384 yards and 15 touchdowns. … Senior running back Jordan Green has rushed for 576 yards on 78 carries, but he didn’t play in Week 6 and only received two carries in last week’s win against Bryant. The Bulldogs didn’t miss a beat, though, as they rushed for a single-game school record 397 yards as a team and had three players — Hales, Dylan Hood and Caden Martin — all top the 100-yard plateau. … Senior Ryan Padilla leads the Bulldogs’ receivers with 58 catches for 846 yards and six touchdowns. … Greenwood defeated Siloam Springs 57-3 at Glenn W. Black Stadium last season.

PLAYERS TO WATCH Siloam Springs — QB Jordan Norberg (Sr., 5-10, 165), RB Ricky Hughes (Sr., 5-11. 155), WR/S Coby Roach (Sr., 5-10, 188), OL/DL Aric Sislo (Sr., 6-2, 230), LB Gus Wright (Sr. 6-0, 200). Greenwood — QB Luke Hales (Jr., 6-2, 228), RB Jordan Green (Sr., 5-10, 182), WR Ryan Padilla (Sr., 6-2, 180), WR/LB Grant Morgan (Sr., 5-11, 221).

HOOTEN’S RANKINGS Siloam Springs is No. 7 in Class 6A. Greenwood is No. 2.

HOOTEN’S LINE Greenwood by 34.

OUR TAKE Greenwood 45, Siloam Springs 14.


Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter

Sports Reporter at NWA Media
Jimmy Carter is an award-winning sports reporter for NWA Media. His primary beat is Springdale High. He also covers Huntsville and Greenland. He is a Tulsa native and a University of Arkansas graduate.
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