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Holloway opens first season with the Bulldogs

Greenwood Bulldogs

By Richard White Old Man Winter notwithstanding, Greenwood High School head baseball coach Trey Holloway and his Bulldogs were able to squeeze in a game last Tuesday afternoon against the Booneville Bearcats. The game also had special significance for Holloway, who is a Booneville native and was quite the athlete in his prep days at Booneville High before moving on ... Read More »

Another successful wrestling season closes

Bulldogs’ freshman Drew Dundee grapples with his opponent during the recent Big West Conference wrestling meet held at H.B. Stewart Arena. Just three years into its existence, the GHS wrestling program is one of the state’s best in class 6A. (Photo by Richard White courtesy of the Greenwood Dog Pound)

By Richard White Last weekend the GHS wrestling team finished 8th in the state tournament held in Little Rock, but placed second among all 6A wrestling schools in the state, trailing only Searcy. Prior to competing at state, the Bulldogs hosted the Big West Conference meet on February 13-14 to earn the right to qualify for the next level. The ... Read More »

Lady Bulldogs earned 20th win, suffer second loss

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By Richard White The Greenwood Lady Bulldogs are the cream of the crop in Class 6A girls’ basketball in Arkansas for 2014-15, at least so far. They proved their metal once again with a tough road win at Van Buren on January 27th, followed by their 20th victory of the season three days later at home against overmatched Mount St. ... Read More »

Battling Bulldogs hoping for better results

Greenwood High School

By Richard White It’s been a tough stretch for the Greenwood Bulldogs, losing nine consecutive games overall and eight straight in conference play. But despite the mounting losses, Head Coach Brian Martin is pleased with the overall effort and tenacity of his team. Recently the Bulldogs fought hard on the road against league favorite Van Buren, took visiting Little Rock ... Read More »

Wrestling season winding down; ‘Dogs to host conference meet

GHS wrestlers go through their warmup progressions before a home meet earlier this season. The Bulldogs wrapped up their regular season last week and will host the conference meet this coming weekend to determine eligibility for the state tournament. (Photo courtesy of the Greenwood Dog Pound)

By Richard White The Greenwood Bulldogs’ wrestling team wrapped up their regular season last weekend in a dual meet at Van Buren, facing Rogers Heritage, Springdale Har-Ber, and Little Rock Catholic. Greenwood High School will host the conference tournament this weekend to determine eligibility and placement in the state tournament later this month. At Van Buren last Saturday, the Bulldogs ... Read More »

Bulldogs Still Searching for Offensive Spark

Greenwood Bulldogs Basketball

By Richard White It’s been a difficult season so far for the Greenwood Bulldogs and Head Coach Brian Martin. The GHS boys have a 4-12 record and have lost six games in a row, including five straight at the beginning of their 7A/6A Central schedule. But more critically, they have lost all three of their 6A games that will determine ... Read More »

Lady Bulldogs Continue Strong Season Against League Foes

Sarah Elkins passes the ball while sprinting down the court. She scored 14 points at Russellville last Friday to lead the team. (Photo by Richard White courtesy of the Greenwood Dog Pound)

By Richard White It’s not as though anyone really doubted the strength of this current Lady Bulldogs’ basketball team. After all, they are the reigning Class 6A state champions. But just to alleviate any remaining uncertainty, Head Coach Clay Reeves’ girls are systematically marching their way through the first half of the 7A/6A Central schedule with hardly a hiccup. After ... Read More »

Jones commits to Arkansas Tech football

Kevin Jones

By Richard White Greenwood Bulldogs’ three-year starter Kevin Jones, son of Head Coach Rick Jones and wife Mona, is headed to Arkansas Tech University (ATU) in Russellville to play college football. The senior receiver/kicker announced earlier this week that he has verbally committed to play for the Wonder Boys.  National signing day will be held during the first week of ... Read More »

2015 Greenwood Bowling Teams

Greenwood High School Bowling

Members of the 2015 GHS boys’ bowling team include seniors Benjamin Riesberg and Matthew Sanders; juniors Walker Bedell, Lucas Mundy, David Whatcott, and Ryan Willis; and freshman Wesley Smith; along with Head Coach Trey Holloway, who is assisted by Barbara Brown (not pictured). Members of the 2015 GHS girls’ bowling team include seniors Devyn Gregory and Tori Ollar; juniors Shelby ... Read More »

Bulldogs to open pre-season drills August 7th

By Richard White Momentum is building for the start of pre-season drills for the 2014 Greenwood Bulldogs and other area teams, several of which could compete for state titles in their respective classifications. Among them are the Bulldogs, entering their 11th year under highly successful Head Coach Rick Jones, and their third season in Class 6A. The Bulldogs open practice ... Read More »

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