Basketball Rogers Heritage pulls away for big win over Fort Smith Southside

Posted: December 1, 2017 at 1 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/BEN GOFF @NWABENGOFF Erin Graham (25) of Fort Smith Southside strips the ball from Faith Rohrbough (4) of Rogers Heritage on Thursday during the first round of the Great 8 Girls Basketball Classic at War Eagle Arena in Rogers.
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NWA Democrat-Gazette/BEN GOFF @NWABENGOFF Erin Graham (25) of Fort Smith Southside strips the ball from Faith Rohrbough (4) of Rogers Heritage on Thursday during the first round of the Great 8 Girls Basketball Classic at War Eagle Arena in Rogers.

Fort Smith Southside appeared to grab a little momentum at the end of the third quarter Thursday evening, but Rogers Heritage had an answer.

At A Glance

First National Bank of NWA Great 8 Classic

at War Eagle Arena, Rogers Heritage

Girls Basketball

Thursday’s Scores

Fort Smith Northside 70, Siloam Springs 35

Webb City, Mo. 43, Rogers High 13

Rogers Heritage 67, Fort Smith Southside 53

Camdenton, Mo. 65, Ozark, Mo. 60

Today’s Games

Rogers High vs. Ozark, Mo., 4 p.m.

Fort Smith Southside vs. Siloam Springs, 5:30 p.m.

Rogers Heritage vs. Fort Smith Northside, 7 p.m.

Camdenton, Mo. vs. Webb City, Mo., 8:30 p.m.

Saturday’s Games

Seventh-place game, noon

Fifth-place game, 1:30 p.m.

Third-place game, 3 p.m.

Championship game, 4:30 p.m.

Girls Basketball

Rogers Heritage 67, Fort Smith Southside 53

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Rogers Heritage (2-1): Seiler 20, Menke 15, Rohrbough 7, Kinnamon 7, Combs 6, Richardson 5. Dickerson 4, Brooks 3.

Fort Smith Southside (0-4): Schmidt 19, Carson 14, Graham 11, Kleck 4, Jones 2, Rice 2, Rainwater 1.

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