Football

  Jonesboro DT Kevin Pointer commits to ULM

The senior has 50 tackles, 10 TFL, and 5 sacks this season.

  Football Friday Night (10/19) - Highlights, scores, standings

FFN Game of the Week preview: Rivercrest on facing Westside

FFN Game of the Week preview: Westside

Marion wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

FFN Extra Point: Rector

AETN will broadcast 2018 state football finals & 2019 state basketball finals

Continued Football Friday Night Coverage

  Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (10/12)

Football Friday Night (10/12) - Replays, Scores, Standings

FFN Game of the Week preview: West Memphis on facing Jonesboro

FFN Game of the Week preview: Jonesboro on facing West Memphis

FFN Extra Point: West Plains

FFN Extra Point: Hayti

  Newport wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

Over 2,700 votes were cast on kait8.com. The Greyhounds won with 88% of the vote.

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (10/5)

East Poinsett County, Blytheville, & Newport are the nominees

  Football Friday Night (10/5 - Highlights, Replays, Scores)

FFN airs at 10:15pm on KAIT, kait8.com, and on the Region 8 Sports app

High school apologizes after a homecoming float goes too far, alludes to death of rival football star

A float display for the upcoming Valley View homecoming game, went viral overnight after a picture of the float was spread across social media.

  Cedar Ridge cancels remainder of 2018 football season

FFN Game of the Week preview: Marked Tree

FFN Game of the Week preview: East Poinsett County

FFN Extra Point: Marion

More than a Number: Will Ryan White changes number to honor Erich Smallwood

Rivercrest wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

  Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (Sept. 28th)

Rivercrest, Westside, and Trumann are this week's nominees

Watch Football Friday Night (9/28) - Replays, Scores, Standings

Watch at 10:15pm on KAIT, kait8.com, and on the Region 8 News app

FFN Game of the Week preview: Gosnell on facing Rivercrest

The 2-2 Pirates travel to the Colts on Friday

FFN Game of the Week preview: Rivercrest on facing Gosnell

Hear from the 4-0 Colts

Pocahontas wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

The Redskins edge Newport by 12 votes

FFN Extra Point: Pocahontas

Zavior Taylor had a 102 yard pick-six.

  FFN Extra Point: West Memphis vs. Marion

The Blue Devils edged the Patriots 22-20 in a meeting of 3-0 teams.

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (Sept. 21st)

Newport, Nettleton, & Pocahontas are this week's nominees

Watch Football Friday Night (9/21) - Replays & Scores

Conference play kicks off in Arkansas

FFN Game of the Week preview: Newport

The 2-1 Greyhounds travel to 3-0 Walnut Ridge.

FFN Game of the Week preview: Walnut Ridge

The 3-0 Bobcats host 2-1 Newport

Harrisburg wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

Tayeshaun Warren's truck for a TD beat West Memphis by 158 votes

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (Sept. 14)

West Memphis, Harrisburg, and Piggott are this week's nominees

Watch Football Friday Night (9/14)

Watch highlights from Arkansas and Missouri

FFN Game of the Week preview: West Memphis

The 2-0 Blue Devils host 1-1 Wynne.

FFN Game of the Week preview: Wynne

The 1-1 Yellowjackets travel to 2-0 West Memphis

West Memphis wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

The Blue Devils edge Rivercrest by 63 votes

FFN Extra Point: Newport

See Cash Forrester, Julius Clark, and Monquell Cox shine in a 60-28 victory at Greene County Tech

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (Sept. 7th)

Rivercrest, Walnut Ridge, & West Memphis are the nominees

FFN Game of the Week: Robinson rushes for 234 yds as Rivercrest beats Valley View

The Colts beat the Blazers 24-14.

Conway hands Jonesboro first loss of 2018

The Wampus Cats won 37-16.

Westside beats Hoxie in first game at renovated Warrior Stadium

They scored 24 unanswered points in a 44-21 victory.

  Newport puts 60 on the board in win at GCT

The Greyhounds beat the Eagles 60-28.

West Memphis beats Blytheville to start 2-0

The Blue Devils beat the Chickasaws 35-15.

Shiloh Christian spoils opening night at Trumann’s RMC Stadium

The Saints beat the Wildcats 35-7

Walnut Ridge routs EPC, starts 2-0

The Bobcats won 41-18 on Friday

Manila gets road win at Marked Tree

The Lions would rally in the final minutes to beat the Indians 27-24.

Piggott beats Brookland for first win of 2018

The Mohawks would get a road win 44 - 14.

FFN Game of the Week preview: Rivercrest

The 1-0 Colts open Cortez Kennedy Field Friday night

FFN Game of the Week preview: Valley View

The 2-0 Blazers travel to Wilson to face 1-0 Rivercrest

FFN Extra Point: Walnut Ridge

Friday’s win included a quirky TD.

Cross County wins Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

Hunter Like pump fakes and finds Torrion Warren for an 87 yard touchdown

FFN Extra Point: McCrory

Tarzan Alumbaugh buys time he’s on the button to Colby Lane for a touchdown. The Jaguars fell to England 26 - 20 on Friday.

Red Wolves fans excited for the season start

A-State fans came out to tailgate Saturday to show support for the team at the season start.

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (Aug. 31)

Nominees: Jonesboro - Cross County - Rivercrest

FFN Game of the Week: Jonesboro routs Batesville 48-13

Cross Jumper had 5 TD passes for Jonesboro in the win

Nettleton blanks Pocahontas, starts season 2-0

The Raider defense leads the way to another victory.

Valley View beats Bald Knob

Blazers start the season 2-0.

  Greene County Tech wins a barnburner in Brookland

The Eagles start 2018 2-0.

Rivercrest beats Paragould in season opener

The Colts beat Paragould 43-25 Friday at Ram Stadium

Blytheville beats rival Osceola in season opener

The Chickasaws would beat the Seminoles 26-21

Cross County uses 87 yard touchdown to beat Harrisburg

Hunter Like connected with Torrion Warren for a 87 yard touchdown in a 22-20 victory.

Hoxie edges Trumann, starts 2018 2-0

Chandler Spradlin gave the Mustangs the lead with a 3rd quarter touchdown they held on to beat Trumann 31-28.

Walnut Ridge routs Marked Tree 44-0 in season opener

The Bobcats cruise to a 1-0 start.

Watch Football Friday Night (8/31/18)

Watch highlights and scores from Northeast Arkansas and Southeast Missouri.

FFN Game of the Week preview: Batesville

The Pioneers look to bounce back from a Week 1 loss.

FFN Game of the Week preview: Jonesboro

The Hurricane and the Pioneers both have something to prove.

Greene County Tech wins Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

More than a few of you voted on kait8.com and on my twitter page. You chose a special teams highlight by Greene County Tech.

FFN Game of the Week preview: Nettleton

The 25th season of Football Friday Night kicks off Friday night. Our first Game of the Week is Gosnell at Nettleton.

Rivercrest holds dedication ceremony for Cortez Kennedy Field

It was a special Tuesday night off I-55. The first Rivercrest game at Cortez Kennedy Field will be Friday, September 7th

West Memphis blanks LR Central 35-0 in season opener

Owens McConnell accounted for 4 touchdowns (3 passing, 1 rushing) as the Blue Devils won 35-0.

Doniphan prepares for first varsity football game since 1979

The return of the Dons is a unique story because the program is all funded by donations. Former players and community members helped form Doniphan For Football Incorporated. They helped get the ball rolling on a comeback.

Nettleton vs. Gosnell is our first FFN Game of the Week of 2018

Both teams are in the mix to make runs to Little Rock.

FFN Two-a-Days: Bald Knob

The Bald Knob Bulldogs are looking forward to the challenge of moving up to the 4A-2 in 2018.

FFN Two-a-Days: Cedar Ridge

Under new head coach Gary Moody, the Cedar Ridge Timberwolves look to return to the 3A playoffs in 2018.

FFN Two-a-Days: McCrory

Playoff runs are the norm at McCrory. The Jaguars were 7 and 2 but fell in the first round last season. 2018 brings a move back to the 2A-3.

FFN Two-a-Days: Augusta

It's a new ballgame at Augusta. The Red Devils are one of 7 teams in the Natural State that will play 8-man football this season.

FFN Two-a-Days: Earle

Earle won't play in the 2A-3 this season. The Bulldogs move over to Region 6 with teams like Brinkley, Des Arc, and Marianna. They're also looking for a new quarterback to replace Gerry Bohanon.