High School Basketball Recap

March 20, 2021


High School Basketball Recap

NWA Daily (Bentonville High School)

It was a unique year for High School Basketball, but as the state conference tournaments wrap up this weekend, here is how your local high school heroes ended their season:

5A Conference

  • Siloam Springs lost in the first round of the 5A state tournament to Pine Bluff, 51-27. Siloam Varsity finished the year 13-15 overall with a record of 6-6 in 5A West Conference play.

6A Conference

  • After beating Conway in the first round, Bentonville West's road to the ship ended in the second round with a loss against Central, 68-48. Bentonville West finished the year 4th in conference with a record of 9-5 and 18-12 overall.

  • Springdale Boys had a short run as well falling in the first round to Bryant, 71-42. Springdale finished the year 6th in conference with a record of 3-11, and overall 11-15 record.

  • As the number 1 seed going into the tournament, Bentonville had a bye the first round. They were able to easily move past Bryant beating them 41-37, but fell in the third round to Central 57-50. Bentonville finished No. 1 in 6A West with a perfect record of 14-0, and 22-3 overall in the season.

  • Har-Ber also took a loss the first round to Northside, 55-48. They finished the season 3rd in conference with a 11-5 record and 20-9 overall.

  • Finally, Rogers made it to the second round but had a brutal loss to North Little Rock, 68-25. NLR ended up going on to win it all. Rogers finished 5th in conference with 7-8 record and 13-11 overall.

Shoutout to Fayetteville Girls Basketball team for making it to the championship game! They lost a close one 52-51 to Northside, but had a greater run in the bracket than any other regional 5A or 6A team men's or women's.

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