Rex Nelson’s Week 3 Arkansas High School Football Rankings


Editor’s Note: Rex Nelson shares his Southern Fried Blog‘s Week 3 Arkansas High School Football Rankings. Three weeks into the season, and here is how Rex sees the teams throughout the state:

Rex Nelson Archive PageLightning and heavy rain caused problems at a number of high school games in the western part of the state on Friday (Pine Bluff at Fort Smith Northside was called off), but there were few changes in the rankings.

Top-ranked Fayetteville made Arkansas high school football look good with a 35-25 victory over Bishop Dunne of Dallas.

Greenwood continued to look strong in a 35-12 victory over Alma.

Cabot and North Little Rock rolled to easy victories over Little Rock schools.

Jonesboro has lost its starting quarterback to injury but didn’t seem to miss a beat in a 69-34 victory over Little Rock Catholic at War Memorial Stadium.

Springdale Har-Ber lost, but it was to Jenks, Okla., one of the top high school football programs in the country.

Here are the week 3 Arkansas high school football rankings after three weeks of the season:


1. Fayetteville

2. Greenwood

3. Cabot

4. North Little Rock

5. Jonesboro

6. Springdale Har-Ber

7. Pulaski Academy

8. Bentonville

9. Pine Bluff

10. Benton

To see each Arkansas prep football classification’s rankings, click here.

week 3 arkansas high school football rankings

Photo courtesy of Sonny Elliott


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