October 25, 2018
Top-ranked North Little Rock easily won at No. 9 Fort Smith Northside, 40-3, scoring all of its points in the first half. Oscar Adaway ran for 94 yards and a score, Brandon Thomas added 88 yards and two touchdowns, and Tyler Day ran for 58 yards and a score.
No. 2 Bryant had no trouble against Cabot, winning, 27-0. Latavion Scott ran for 110 yards and a touchdown. Bryant’s defense limited Cabot to 148 yards, all rushing.
No. 3 Conway rolled past Little Rock Central, 31-0, rushing for all 348 offensive yards. Cary McClain ran for 148 yards. Conway did not attempt a pass in the game.
Fourth-ranked Greenwood defeated No. 10 Benton, 62-33, scoring on nine of its last 10 possessions. The Bulldogs rolled up 568 yards and 32 first downs. Peyton Holt threw for 285 yards and four scores, and Hunter Wilkinson ran for 163 yards and four touchdowns.
Fifth-ranked Bentonville downed Rogers, 35-14. Noah Fetherolf ran for 144 yards and a touchdown to lead a 423-yard attack. Ben Pankau returned an interception 52 yards for a score.
Sixth-ranked Fayetteville (6-2) won the 119th battle of the Bulldogs, beating Springdale, 48-14, behind Darius Bowers, who threw for 462 yards and touchdowns to Connor Flannigan, Luke Charboneau and Augie Bradach. Bowers also ran for a touchdown.
Bentonville West, also ranked sixth, crushed Rogers Heritage, 42-0, with the return of quarterback Will Jarrett, who had missed six games with an ankle injury. Jarrett threw for 226 yards and three touchdowns with all three going to Jadon Jackson.
No. 8 Pulaski Academy beat Little Rock Parkview, 43-14. Braden Bratcher threw for 314 yards and four touchdowns to John David White. Jayden Kelley added two rushing scores.