Football: Greenland's Fanning Earns Respect

Posted: August 19, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

GREENLAND -- There wasn't a trace of brown to be seen as sprinklers watered the lush green turf on Greenland's football field on a warm mid-August afternoon.


McKenzie Fanning

School: Greenland

Class: Senior

Position: Left tackle/defensive tackle

Height: 6-1

Weight: 230

Notable: Earned all-conference honors as a left tackle last season. … Entering his third year as a starter on the defensive line and second year as a starter at left tackle. … One of Greenland’s two returning starters at offensive tackle (senior Kiersey Beckett).

The Dog Days Of Summer

NWA Media will preview each football team in Northwest Arkansas in Class 5A and below with the annual Dog Days summer tour.

Aug. 19: Greenland Pirates

Aug. 20: Decatur Bulldogs

Aug. 21: Elkins Elks

Aug. 22: West Fork Tigers

Aug. 23: Gentry Pioneers

Aug. 24: Huntsville Eagles

Aug. 25: Pea Ridge Blackhawks

Aug. 26: Lincoln Wolves

Aug. 27: Gravette Lions

Aug. 28: Prairie Grove Tigers

Aug. 29: Shiloh Christian Saints

Aug. 30: Farmington Cardinals

This story is only available from our archives.