Hornets “hold their own” against top-notch programs in preseason scrimmage
The way head coach Paul Calley figured it, before they even started, Tuesday’s evening’s preseason scrimmage against the Fayetteville Bulldogs and the Pulaski Academy Bruins was a success for his Bryant Hornets. The defending Class 7A State champion Bulldogs and the Class 5A semifinalist Bruins — perennial statewide powers — were going to give the Hornets, no matter what the outcome, the kind of test the coach figured they needed going into a season opener against the Conway Wampus Cats.
Here’s the bonus:
The Hornets played right with them.