STAR CITY — It’s always a tremendous honor and privilege for an in-state kid to get an offer from the University of Arkansas. Most kids who grow up here playing sports dream of the chance to be a Razorback, and Austin Capps will get to live out that dream as he has officially signed his letter of intent to play in Fayetteville.
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DUMAS — The Dollarway boys team remembers not going to the playoffs last season. They also don’t need reminding of the strange circumstances that kept them at home.
Twenty-five hours after announcing the signing of 15 players on National Signing Day, the Arkansas-Pine Bluff football team announced three more players had officially inked with the program on Thursday.
STAR CITY — This year, national signing day was very special for the Star City Bulldog football program. On Wednesday evening, quarterback Tye Brown and defensive lineman Sam Jackson signed their national letters of intents to play at their selected universities.
The Ridgway Christian junior high teams will begin their Arkansas Association of Christian Schools state tournaments on Friday in Little Rock.
LITTLE ROCK — Quarterback Peyton Manning is to Super Bowl 50 as actor Robert De Niro is to the award-winning movie “Silver Linings Playbook.”
Bobby Bolding’s message was poignant to the seven Pine Bluff High School seniors signing national letters of intent on Wednesday: Don’t waste this opportunity.
For the second year in a row, the focus was on the big guys, although this year it’s on the other side of the ball, as Arkansas-Pine Bluff announced 15 football signees on Wednesday.
Two years ago, Sam Beavers had never played football. Wednesday, he signed his national letter of intent to play college football.
Harold Blevins and Jesse Mason’s jerseys will be retired but their numbers (50 and 43, respectively) will not be taken out of circulation, meaning future players could still wear those numbers, if they so choose.