Fayetteville got a career rushing … Continue Reading ››
Prairie Grove’s Isaac Disney is the ARPreps.com Athlete of the Week after turning in a whale of a performance during the Tigers’’ 53-0 victory against West Fork.
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The senior speedster, who also shines on the basketball court and the baseball field, caught three passes for 98 yards and a pair of touchdowns. Disney added an interception return for another score.
Other Week 3 standouts were Fayetteville’s Taylor Powell, who finished with 336 total yards and three touchdown passes. Two of those … Continue Reading ››
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Joey Savin (12) of Fayetteville makes his third interception of the game over Trey Smith of Har-Ber Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015, during the first half of the Class 7A state championship game at War Memorial … Continue Reading ››
6 - Mercy-rule victories for Fayetteville this season.
43 - Total yards allowed by Fayetteville defense in 59-0 win against Rogers Heritage.
51 - Career TD passes for QB Taylor Powell, which ranks fourth in school history.
56.5 - Season scoring average for the Bulldogs through the first eight games.
4,712 - Career passing yards for Powell, which ranks fourth in school history.
2 — Times Fayetteville has broken the scoring record in the Daryl Patton coaching era in the last two weeks, scoring 67 points vs. FS Southside and then 70 at Springdale High.
12 — Different Bulldogs players who have scored touchdowns through the first six games of the season.
24 — Touchdown passes for junior QB Taylor Powell this season, tops among all Class 7A quarterbacks.
58.3 — Fayetteville scoring average in first six games, which sits 10.9 points above conference-best 47.4 averaged by Springdale in 2005.
380 — Team-high receiving yards for Tyson Morris on 22 catches.
460 — Team-best rushing yards for Javontae Smith … Continue Reading ››
0 - Bulldogs' turnovers in two 7A-West Conference games
6 - Consecutive wins for Fayetteville vs. Fort Smith Southside
12 - Wins in 13 games vs. FS Southside under coach Daryl Patton
56.0 - Scoring average for Bulldogs through first five games, tops among all Arkansas high school teams
67 - Points scored vs. FS Southside, highest total in a single game in the Patton-coached era.
1,447 - Quarterback Taylor Powell passing yards this season.
67 points was the final tally … Continue Reading ››
Believe it or not, this one had plenty of defense... at least for a while.
Fayetteville forced FS Southside to punt on six of its first seven possessions and dominated the Rebels' strong run game the entire first half to set the tone. But the offenses took over after intermission and FS Southside simply couldn't keep up.
The Purple'Dogs (5-0, 2-0 7A-West) racked up 613 total yards, 333 coming on the ground, with both Luke Rapert and Javontae Smith going for over 100 yards each. Taylor Powell was his usual steady self, completing 25 of 35 for 255 yards and 5 TDs … Continue Reading ››
4: Turnovers forced in 46-19 win at Fort Smith Northside, while committing none. 183: Receiving yards for senior Tyson Morris on Friday, the fifth most by a single Fayetteville player under coach Daryl Patton. 213: Fayetteville points scored in first four games. 423: Passing yards for Taylor Powell in win against FS Northside, the fifth-most in a single game in school history. 1,192: Passing yards for Powell in first four games, leading all 7A-West quarterbacks.