Bentonville Hammers Southside In Quarterfinals

The Bentonville Tigers are advancing to the semifinals of the 7A playoffs after a 45-13 win over Southside.

After Bentonville took a 14-0 lead into the second quarter, Southside responded to get back into it on an Isaac Jackson touchdown pass to Payton Efurd.

Casey Ford then hit Jimmie Jackson on a flee flicker for a 49-yard touchdown to put the Tigers back up by two scores. Bentonville took a 24-6 lead into halftime and cruised from there.

Dylan Smith ran for 285 yards on 28 carries with two touchdowns.

Bentonville hosts Conway next week.