Panthers win benefit
Benton junior Russ Hooks goes up for a dunk during the Maroon & Gray festivities last week at Benton Arena. On Tuesday in a benefit scrimmages, the Panthers topped
Star City 40-25 and Drew Central 34-22 in Star City. Senior Colton Phillips led the Panthers with 14 points against Star City as Benton returns home to face Morrilton Thursday in the official season-opener. Junior varsity girls begin at 5 p.m., followed by the Lady Panthers and Panthers.