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PANTHERS MAKE QUICK WORK OF JACKSONVILLE

Benton and Jacksonville met for the 33rd time on Friday night in the opening round of the Class 6-A playoffs.  It was the first-ever playoff game between the two schools and the Panthers wasted little time in rolling to a 42-0 win over the Titans.  The win improves Benton to 7-4 on the season and […]

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PANTHERS CELEBRATE SENIOR NIGHT WITH WIN OVER SHERIDAN

Friday night was Senior Night at Benton and, though a thundershower passed through and delayed the start of the game by 27 minutes, the shower didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of the Panthers on the final night of the regular season. Benton overwhelmed Sheridan 45-12 to finish the regular season 6-4 overall, 4-3 in the 6-A […]

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JR PANTHERS SPLIT WITH JR HORNETS ON HALLOWEEN NIGHT

On a cold, rainy Halloween night in Benton, the Bryant Freshman Hornets completed a second consecutive 10-0 season with a 27-12 win over the Benton Freshman Panthers.  The win marked the Hornets’ 27th win in a row and secured the Central Arkansas Junior High Conference championship. The Panthers finish the 2017 season 7-3 overall, 6-3 […]

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CAJHC STANDINGS UPDATE

CAJHC STANDINGS – Conference Record, (Overall Record) Bryant, 8-0 (9-0) North Little Rock, 7-1 (7-1) Benton, 6-2 (7-2) Cabot North, 6-2 (7-2) Cabot South, 5-3 (5-4) Conway White, 3-5 (4-5) Conway Blue, 2-6 (3-6) Catholic, 1-7 (2-7) Lake Hamilton, 1-7 (2-7) Russellville, 1-7 (1-8) Tonight’s games: Bryant @ Benton Cabot South @ Cabot North Conway […]

PANTHERS FALL TO LAKE HAMILTON

Trailing Lake Hamilton 22-20 late in the fourth quarter, the Benton Panther offense was marching toward a potential go-ahead score. The Panther offense, stymied in the first half, had rolled up 241 yards in the second half and were running on all cylinders at the Lake Hamilton 45-yard line. But Lake Hamilton’s defense popped Panther […]

FR PANTHERS KO CABOT SOUTH, SET UP SHOWDOWN WITH BRYANT

Thursday night in Cabot, the Benton Freshman Panthers improved to 7-2 overall, 6-2 in the Central Arkansas Junior High Conference with a 20-6 win over Cabot South. The win, Benton’s fourth in a row, propels the Panthers into a season-ending showdown with county rival Bryant on Halloween night. Michael Jefferson got the Panthers off to […]

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BULLDOGS BULLY BENTON

Friday night, two high-powered offenses met as the Benton Panthers played host to Class 6-A’s top-ranked Greenwood Bulldogs. But it was the defenses that stole the show as Greenwood defeated Benton 33-17. The Greenwood defense limited Benton to just 2.8 yards per play (195 total yards on 70 plays). The Panther defense flexed its muscle […]

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JR PANTHERS BLOW AWAY WHIRLWINDS

The Benton Junior High teams combined to score 95 points on Thursday night to blow away the Russellville Junior High Whirlwinds. The Freshman Panthers pitched a shutout, winning 53-0 while the 8th Grade Panthers won 42-12. The wins improve the Freshman team to 6-2 overall, 5-2 in the CAJHC while the 8th Grade remains perfect […]

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FRIDAY THE 13th UNKIND TO PANTHERS AT EL DORADO

Friday the 13th is considered by many to be an unlucky date on the calendar. For the Benton Panthers, Friday the 13th at Memorial Stadium in El Dorado turned into an unlucky night as the Wildcats upended the Panthers 27-20. El Dorado turned two Benton special teams miscues into 14 points to win the matchup […]

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FR PANTHERS DEFUSE ROCKETS

Thanks to big plays in the passing game and special teams, along with a defensive pick-six, the Benton Freshman Panthers defused the Rockets of Catholic 40-6 on Thursday at Roy Davis Field in Little Rock. The win improves the Panthers to 5-2 on the season, 4-2 in the Central Arkansas Junior High Conference. Preston Barker […]

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