Bentonville holds a tighter grasp on the top spot in this week's Arkansas Associated Press high school football poll, thanks to a 20-10 victory over Broken Arrow, Okla., and a loss by North Little Rock.
The Wildcats remain second despite a 30-14 loss at Longview, Texas. Fayetteville was third last week but flipped places with Conway after a 10-point loss at Jefferson City, Mo. West Memphis rounds out the top five.
Pine Bluff enters the rankings at sixth after a 48-12 victory over Watson Chapel. Seventh is Cabot, followed by Springdale Har-Ber, Rogers Heritage and Camden Fairview.
Pine Bluff and Greenwood are tied atop Class 6A and Camden Fairview tops 5A. Among smaller schools, the polls are led by 4A Nashville, 3A McGehee and 2A Junction City.