High school football makes up much of the local Friday schedule and includes another road trip for Mountain Home. The Bombers will be in the Arkansas River Valley to meet Russellville.
Mountain Home is currently 0-4 on the season and 0-2 in the 6A-West. The Bombers suffered a nine-point loss last week to Lake Hamilton. Russellville is also looking for its first win of the year. The Cyclone are 0-3 and 0-2 after getting beat up at Little Rock Christian.
Despite their winless record, Mountain Home head football coach Steve Ary says the Cyclones are a solid team.
Kickoff at Cyclone Stadium is scheduled for 7. Friday’s game will be on Classic Hits 101.7 and streaming live on ktlo.com and the Bomber Sports Network on YouTube. Coverage begins around 5:30 with Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas High School Gameday.
Elsewhere in the 6A-West, Pulaski Academy hosts Christian, Siloam Springs travels to Pearcy to meet Lake Hamilton, and Van Buren makes the short trip to Greenwood. Greenbrier is idle this week.
Conference play gets underway for Yellville-Summit. The Panthers will wrap up their current home stand with Perryville as their opening 3A-2 opponent.
Yellville-Summit is 4-0 on the year. The Panthers pounded Mountainburg a week ago. Perryville has a record of 2-2. The Mustangs were routed by Episcopal Collegiate last week at Little Rock.
Kickoff at Panther Field is set for 7.
Also in the 3A-2, Salem heads to Atkins, and Quitman travels to Newport. Melbourne, currently ranked fourth in Class 3A by the Arkansas Sports Media, is idle.
Elsewhere on the local Arkansas schedule, Harrison entertains Farmington. On the eight-man level, Izard County is home against Midland for homecoming, Marshall hosts Fountain Lake, and Mountain View makes the trip to Genoa Central. The Yellowjackets are the top-ranked team in Classes 4A/3A, and the Dragons are third.
There is one game matching up teams in the Arkansas Sports Media Top 10. Sixth-ranked Fayetteville entertains No. 9 Bentonville West.
Among area schools in Missouri, West Plains is home against Camdenton, Hollister heads to Aurora, Forsyth hosts Skyline, Branson entertains Carl Junction, Ava travels to Salem, Missouri, Willow Springs is home against Mountain View-Liberty, and Mountain Grove makes the trip to Cabool.
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