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Benton’s Westmoreland rolled Reynolds Moore

Jimmy Watson , jwatson@shreveporttimes.com (Photo: Douglas Collier/The Times) A few weeks ago during Benton’s homecoming festivities, Tiger wide receiver John Westmoreland and some of his friends spent part of their evening rolling the home of coach Reynolds Moore. The group of Benton football players managed to get just a few miles down the road before

Haughton, Benton tie for first in 8th-grade district; Greenacres, Benton tie for first in 7th

Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com The Bossier Parish middle school district football season closed Tuesday with ties at the top of the seventh- and eighth-grade standings. Greenacres and Benton finished tied for first in the seventh-grade district at 4-1. Haughton and Benton finished tied for first in the eighth-grade district at 4-1. In seventh-grade games Tuesday, Greenacres

Stifling defense helps Benton blank Fair Park October 15, 2016310 0

Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com A strong defensive effort helped the Benton Tigers knock off the Fair Park Indians 31-0 in front of a large homecoming crowd Friday night at Tiger Stadium. The Tigers improved to 6-1 overall and 3-1 in District 1-4A. Benton is one game behind Minden (7-0, 4-0) and Woodlawn (6-1, 4-0) with three

All Teams Schedule: Week of October 17 – October 23

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Benton High School, October 17 – October 23 MONDAY October 17, 2016 4:00 PM Girls 7th Grade Basketball vs. Cope SCHEDULE 5:00 PM Boys Freshman Football vs. North Webster High School SCHEDULE 6:30 PM Boys Junior Varsity Football vs. North Webster High School SCHEDULE TUESDAY October 18,

Minden cruises past Benton in battle of unbeatens

Jimmy Watson , jwatson@shreveporttimes.com MINDEN – Makeshift stands and makeshift pink and purple port-a-potties provided a respite for the 3,000-plus fans packed into “The Pit” on Friday night to watch the game of the century between the hometown Crimson Tide and the Benton Tigers. But there was nothing makeshift about the way the Tide finished

All Teams Schedule: Week of October 10 – October 16

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Benton High School, October 10 – October 16 MONDAY October 10, 2016 No events happening TUESDAY October 11, 2016 5:00 PM Boys 7th Grade Football vs. Greenacres Middle School SCHEDULE 6:00 PM Boys 8th Grade Football @ Greenacres Middle School SCHEDULE WEDNESDAY October 12, 2016 No events

High school football: Benton gets big District 1-4A road victory over North DeSoto

— Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com As the two-time defending District 1-4A champions, it’s not really a surprise when the Benton Tigers defeat anybody these days. But Benton’s decisive 28-7 victory over the North DeSoto Griffins probably raised some eyebrows simply because of the 21-point margin on the road. North DeSoto came into the game 3-1 with

By the Numbers: Benton vs. North DeSoto

Lee Hiller , rhiller@gannett.com When you look at Districts 1-4A and 1-3A back the past few years you see a rivalry brewing by two area schools, Benton and North DeSoto, The two schools will play each other tonight for just the 18th time since 1987. Benton holds an edge in the series winning 13 of

Benton High School Junior Varsity Football beat Minden High School 12-6

Monday, October 3, 2016 6:30 PM Minden High School AWAY 6 Benton High School HOME 12 Game Recap Last night the Benton High School Junior Varsity had a magnificent game against their opponent, Minden Crimson Tide. On the First drive of the game, the Tigers traveled 50 yards down the field and QB #7 Hunter

All Teams Schedule: Week of October 3 – October 9

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Benton High School, October 3 – October 9 MONDAY October 03, 2016 5:00 PM Boys Freshman Football vs. Minden High School SCHEDULE 6:30 PM Boys Junior Varsity Football vs. Minden High School SCHEDULE TUESDAY October 04, 2016 TBA Boys Varsity SwimmingJr & Sr Swim Meet LA Tech