Week 9 Review
November 3, 2016
1.North Little Rock defeated No. 8 Bryant, 38-7
The Wildcats led 38-0 to invoke the mercy rule. Alex Day and Darius Austin each ran for two touchdowns. Trey Cox threw for 233 yards.
2.Bentonville defeated Rogers Heritage, 38-14
Jacob Clark ran for 113 yards and touchdowns of 53 and 8 yards as the Tigers remained in a first-place tie with Springdale Har-Ber and Fayetteville in the 7A-West. Tyrell Lyons covered a fumble in the end zone.
3.Fayetteville defeated Springdale, 56-7
The Purple Bulldogs won the Battle of the Bulldogs, jumping to a 49-7 lead at the half. Taylor Powell threw for 296 yards and five touchdown passes, including two each to Barrett Banister and Cody Gray. Andrew Ellis returned a punt 26 yards for a touchdown.
4.Springdale Har-Ber defeated Van Buren, 42-7
Har-Ber scored on two of its first four plays of the game and led 35-0 at the half. Sophomore Grant Allen earned his first start of the season and threw for 174 yards and touchdowns to Trey Smith and Peyton Copher, who also had a 45-yard touchdown run. Connor Sikes keyed the running game with a pair of touchdown runs.
5.Greenwood defeated Sheridan, 52-13
Connor Noland threw for 278 yards and three touchdowns, all to Peyton Holt. Marc Jones added a pair of rushing touchdowns for the Bulldogs, who scored four third-quarter touchdowns to pull away.
6.Pulaski Academy defeated Little Rock McClellan, 22-18
Pulaski Academy didn’t score in the second half, but held on for the win. Layne Hatcher threw for 324 yards and two touchdowns but was intercepted four times.
7.FS Northside defeated Cabot, 35-21
Hunter Pendalton ran for 115 yards and two touchdowns, and Tre Norwood added 113 yards and a touchdown.
9.Russellville defeated El Dorado, 35-7
Cale Fulsom threw for 237 yards and four touchdowns, including two to Caleb Stokes of 33 and 19 yards.
10.Pine Bluff defeated West Memphis, 30-29
Martavis Thompson returned an interception 22 yards for a 30-23 lead and then Pine Bluff halted a two-point run to preserve the win.