Purple Reign ... Part II

No. 1

Posted: December 30, 2012 at 5:43 a.m.

The first time was a complete shock and surprise. But when Fayetteville defeated Bentonville for a second straight season in the Class 7A title game to become the first 7A school to win back-to-back football championships, the Bulldogs showed once and for all they were no fluke.

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