Week 8 Stat Leaders
Five quarterbacks joined the 2,000-yard club last week and several more are poised to do so this week as the regular season winds down. Following is a list of up-to-date leaders as well as the leaders from week 8:
Pulaski Academy's Spencer Keith Week 8 Player of the Week
By Leland Barclay -- What would the Bruins do following the graduation of the all-time leading passer in Arkansas high school football history? Turn the keys to the high-powered offense over to junior Spencer Keith.
A Look Back at Week 8
By Leland Barclay -- Texarkana’s Dennis Johnson and Lake Hamilton’s Phillip Butterfield had big games to set up this week’s mega-showdown between the top two teams in Class 6A that will decide the 6A-South conference title.
Week 7 Stat Leaders
By Leland Barclay -- Fayetteville's Blake McDonald and Greenwood's Tyler Wilson joined Pulaski Academy's Spencer Keith in the 2,000-yard club in passing yardage last week. Here are the stat leaders for week 7:
Fayetteville's McDonald Week 7 Player of the Week
By Leland Barclay -- Fayetteville quarterback Blake McDonald completed 17 of 28 passes for 312 yards and three touchdowns on Friday night in the Bulldogs’ 38-28 win over Rogers. That was the just in the second quarter.
A Look Back at Week 7
By Leland Barclay -- Class 6A is shaping up to be a three-team race.
Week 6 Stat Leaders
Pulaski Academy's Spencer Keith is the first quarterback to go over the 2,000-yard mark. Following are stat leaders after week 6.
Fearless 50 (Week 6)
Week 6 Top Performers (The Fearless 50)
LR Christian's Weddle Week 6 Player of the Week
By Leland Barclay -- Little Rock Christian is the smallest school in the 5A-West, but the Warriors have the most dynamic trio in the conference.
A Look Back at Week 6
By Leland Barclay -- In what could be the most exciting classification this season, Central Arkansas Christian fired the first salvo with its 38-28 win over Nashville in a key Class 4A game on Friday.
The Lights Come Back On At Barton
By Rich Sanders
Week 5 Stat Leaders
Bentonville's Anthony Blackmon was the first running back to go over the 1,000-yard mark last week. Here are up-to-date and week 5 stat leaders:
Fearless 50 (September Bonus)
Here are some the top performances we either didn't get the information in time or just missed out on making that week's Fearless 50 during the month of September.
Conference standings, thus far.
Football Conference Alignments for 2008 and 2009
Following are football conference alignments for 2008 and 2009 season as released by the Arkansas Activities Association on Thursday:
Fearless 50 (Week 5)
Another week, some more great performances by some of the states top football players.
Lonoke's Elam Week 5 Player of the Week
By Leland Barclay -- Ronnie Elam caught a glimpse of the past on Friday night as he sat and watched his son, Rollins, throw for 452 yards and three touchdowns in Lonoke's 45-14 win over England.
A Look Back at Week 5
By Leland Barclay Under head coach Jeff Holt, the Russellville Cyclones have won some big games.
Week 4 Stat Leaders
Not even at the half-way point of the season, nine quarterbacks are already over the 1,000-yard mark for the season. See below for the current up-to-date stats as well as the leaders in week four of the season.
Murfreesboro's McRae Week 4 Player of the Week
By Leland Barclay Murfreesboro head coach Jay Turley knew pretty quickly Friday night that quarterback Marc McRae was on the way to a big night.