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Here’s a look at how SBLive’s Top 20 Arkansas high school football teams fared in games played Friday, Oct. 2.


Oct. 2, 2020

1. Bryant (5-0) beat No. 16 LR Catholic 31-3

Austin Ledbetter had four touchdown passes. His final touchdown toss was a 10-yard pass to Jordan Knox.

2. North Little Rock (5-0) beat No. 10 Conway 39-37

NLR quarterback Kareame Cotton ran for the winning one-yard touchdown with 7:48 to play. The Charging Wildcats defense held on from there.

3. Bentonville (5-0) beat Fort Smith Southside 35-7

Zane Ochoa had an interception-return touchdown in the Bentonville win.

4. Pulaski Academy (5-0) beat Hall 48-13

Pulaski Academy junior running back Joe Himon caught a 75-yard touchdown in the Bruins' win.

5. Greenwood (5-0) beat Mountain Home 40-7

Senior quarterback LD Richmond threw and ran for a touchdown in the Greenwood victory. Richmond was 17 of 20 for 324 yds.

6. Cabot (5-0) beat Collierville (Tenn.) 38-31

Cabot's Tyler Gee connected with Braden Jay for a 46-yard touchdown that broke a 10-10 second-quarter tie.

7. Bentonville West (Centerton) (3-2) beat Springdale 23-10

Wolverines quarterback Dalton McDonald threw for two touchdowns and ran for a third.

8. Parkview (3-0) - Idle

9. Robinson (Little Rock) (3-2) lost to Trinity Christian (Texas) 54-0

Robinson had a tough time with Trinity Christian, a team Bryant beat 44-40 earlier this season.

10. Conway (2-2) lost to No. 2 North Little Rock 39-37

Conway receiver Manny Smith made a 77-yard touchdown reception with 9:54 left to put the Wampus Cats up 37-32, but they could not hold on.

11. Lake Hamilton (4-0) - Idle

12. Arkadelphia (3-0) - Idle

13. LR Christian (4-1) beat White Hall 38-14

Senior quarterback Colin Cooper rushed for three scores and threw for one for LR Christian.

14. Wynne (5-0) beat Greene County Tech 27-0

Carl Washington scored on touchdown runs of 80 and 35 yards for Wynne.

15. Jonesboro (2-2) beat Sheridan 52-17

Jonesboro quarterback Rykar Acebo completed 25 of 37 passes for 318 yards and three touchdowns.

16. Little Rock Catholic (2-3) lost to No. 1 Bryant 31-3

LR Catholic couldn't keep up with the state's top team. Paul Owens made a 26-yard field goal for LR Catholic's only points.

17. Maumelle (2-2) - Idle

18. Siloam Springs (3-2) lost to Benton 42-0

Siloam Springs' time in the Top 20 will be short-lived following Friday's big loss. The Panthers debuted in the Top 20 this week.

19. Harrison (4-1) beat Alma 42-6

The Goblins dominated this game from the jump.

20. Magnolia (3-1) - Idle