Photographs by J.T. Wampler
Blake Thompson eyes third base Saturday during the 7A State baseball semifinal game against Fayetteville. Har-Ber is playing for its first state championship today.
Friday, May 19, 2017
SPRINGDALE — When Springdale Har-Ber’s Blake Thompson takes the field at Baum Stadium today, it won’t be the senior outfielder’s first time.
At A Glance
SCHOOL Springdale Har-Ber CLASS Senior
POSITION Outfielder NOTABLE After primarily serving as a role player as a junior, Thompson has been a catalyst for Har-Ber’s state finals run this year. … He is hitting .480 in Har-Ber’s last 15 games, and has at least one hit in all but one game in that span. … He is tied for the team lead in hit-by-pitches. Har-Ber is 18-3 this season when Thompson scores.
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