Graham Thomas

Siloam Springs sports editor
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Panthers playing well, fun to watch

Subscriber onlyThis is my seventh season covering Siloam Springs basketball for the Herald-Leader, but I can't think of a better two-game stretch of basketball that I've seen for the boys basketball team than the two games last week against Alma and Bryant. Continue reading...

Stars stymie Golden Eagles

n The JBU women shot 4 of 22 from behind the 3-point line.

Subscriber onlyThe John Brown women's basketball team couldn't get many shots to fall on its home court Saturday against Oklahoma City. Continue reading...

JBU men falter late

n Oklahoma City outscored JBU 13-3 in the last 3:47.

Subscriber onlyJohn Brown came up with key shots all through the second half to claw back against Oklahoma City on Saturday, but the Golden Eagles came up empty in the game's final moments. Continue reading...

Girls snap skid, win in overtime

n Vaughn, Duffy come up big late for SSHS.

Subscriber onlyWhen a team is on a three-game losing streak, it'll take a victory no matter how it comes. Continue reading...

Panthers swat Hornets

n Kyle Snavely scored a career-high 30 points as the Panthers beat Bryant.

Subscriber onlyKyle Snavely crowned homecoming queen Abby Cox, kissed her on the forehead and then went and played the best game of his career Friday. Continue reading...

Women execute, crush St. Gregory's

n JBU outscored the Cavaliers 24-6 in the third quarter.

Subscriber onlyJohn Brown executed its defensive game-plan against St. Gregory's just the way coach Jeff Soderquist wanted Thursday night. Continue reading...

Defensive switch spurs JBU

n The Golden Eagles closed the first half on a 35-7 run.

Subscriber onlyAll it took was a timeout and a change in defensive strategy for John Brown to turn things around Thursday night. Continue reading...

Coach deserving of recent award

Subscriber onlyHere is what is on my mind. Continue reading...

Jones honored by NFHS

n She was named Arkansas’ girls cross country coach of the year for 2015.

Subscriber onlySiloam Springs cross country coach Sharon Jones was recently named Arkansas' 2015 Coach of the Year for girls cross country by the National Federation of High School Coaches Association. Continue reading...

Men can't catch Texas Wesleyan

n The Rams led wire-to-wire in the 83-73 victory.

Subscriber onlyEach and every time John Brown University made a run at No. 11 Texas Wesleyan's lead Saturday, the Rams had a response. Continue reading...

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