• Lyon newcomers, veterans win conference hoop honors

    Newcomers and veterans on Lyon College basketball teams were recognized among the American Midwest Conference’s best when the league’s postseason honors were announced. The newcomers are sophomore transfer Carina Jackson of Sao Paulo, Brazil, and Ashala Watson of Magnolia via Carl Albert Junior College. They …

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  • Lyon golfers finish 4th, 7th

    MAUMELLE — The Lyon College men’s golf team improved its score by 16 strokes on the final day of the Central Baptist College Invitational on Tuesday, while the Scot women finished fourth in the final standings of the spring season opener at the Country Club …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, March 24 – Sunday, March 30, 2014.

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  • Ruling heralds changing times for college sports

    They’re battling in courtrooms, and could one day meet over a bargaining table. About the only things the two sides in the debate over big-time college athletics agree on is that things are changing. Schools bringing in hundreds of millions in bloated television contracts. Coaches …

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  • In early going, SEC baseball teams look even

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — One year after Vanderbilt and LSU ran away from the field, there’s a much more wide-open race in the Southeastern Conference this season. Two weeks into conference play, five teams are tied for first place in the Eastern Division with 3-3 …

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  • Sports Briefs

    College football JEFFERSON, La. (AP) — Hank Lauricella, the 1951 Heisman Trophy runner-up at Tennessee who went on to serve more than three decades as a Louisiana state legislator, has died. He was 83.   Pro football ORLANDO, Fla. — The NFL will place a …

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  • Scots stop 4th-ranked Spartans

    The Lyon College baseball team rebounded after losing 7-3 in the opener Tuesday afternoon, winning the nightcap 4-3 when senior Wes Robinson outhustled a throw home on a fielder’s choice by junior Colt Harmon in the 11th inning against No. 4-ranked Missouri Baptist Spartans at …

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  • CBC Lady Mustangs take two from Scots

    Central Baptist College used a pair of home runs and two doubles while winning 6-2 and 7-2 over Lyon Tuesday afternoon in non-conference softball action at House Field. The losses drop the Scots to 6-13 on the year. The Lady Mustangs improved to 19-5 and …

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  • Pioneers dodge early Bomber hits, win 8-4

    The Batesville Pioneers kept the Mountain Home Bombers from breaking out to a big lead in the first inning, built a productive second inning and collected an 8-4, non-conference high school baseball victory at the North Complex on Tuesday. The Bombers hit the ball hard …

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  • T-wolves defeat ’Hounds, improve to 3-1

    NEWARK — The Cedar Ridge Timberwolves defeated the Salem Greyhounds 4-2 Tuesday in a 2A-2 District game as Christian Floyd pitched the win. The T-wolves improved to 3-1 in the district and 4-1 overall as Floyd pitched the complete game, striking out seven and allowed …

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  • Lady Timberwolves stay unbeaten in 2A-2

    NEWARK — The Cedar Ridge Lady Timberwolves remained undefeated in 2A-2 District softball after crushing the Cotter Warriors 14-1 on Monday. Trish Grissom pitched a complete game as she struck out four and allowed three hits with no walks in five innings. Whitney Wood hit …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, March 26 – Sunday, March 30, 2014.

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