Arkansas High School Football - Heber Springs held off by Harding AcademySeptember 20, 2019: Heber Springs, AR 72543
In Friday's non-league game, the Harding Academy Wildcats (Searcy, AR) football team got by the host Heber Springs Panthers (Heber Springs, AR), by a score of 50-49.
The Wildcats (3-0) will now prepare for their game against Clinton (Clinton, AR). The Yellowjackets come into the 3A Region 2 game with a 3-0 record. In their last game, Clinton nipped Central Arkansas Christian (North Little Rock, AR), 55-21, in a non-league game.
The Panthers now sport a 0-3 record. They take the field next when they host Lonoke for a 4A Region 2 game on Friday, September 27. Heber Springs will battle a Jackrabbits team coming off a 49-40 non-league win over Newport (Newport, AR). The Jackrabbits record now stands at 1-2.