• Oklahoma Wesleyan nips Lyon in non-league women’s soccer

    Oklahoma Wesleyan University scored a late first-half goal at Lyon’s Huser Field, and then held the Scot women’s soccer team without a shot in the final 45 minutes Wednesday afternoon to hand the Lyon women their fourth loss in five games. The 1-0, non-conference loss …

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  • Lakeside girls win 5A golf title

    PINE BLUFF — The Batesville Lady Pioneers participated in the Class 5A State Golf Tournament Wednesday at the Pine Bluff Country Club as Hot Springs Lakeside won the title with a team score of 276. Maumelle finished second with a 282. Nettleton followed in third …

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  • Cross country results from Melbourne

    MELBOURNE — The Melbourne Invitational Cross Country Meet team titles went to the Southside Lady Southerners, West Side Greers Ferry Eagles, Quitman Junior Lady Bulldogs and Sloan-Hendrix Junior Greyhounds on Tuesday. A story and pictures ran in Tuesday’s Guard. Listed by divisions, following are all …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, October 2 – Friday, October 3, 2014.

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  • BHS grad hopes to snap Junior Pioneer win streak

    Coach Matt Gay returns home to Pioneer Stadium Thursday, but this time he’ll be on the opposing sideline as he leads the Paragould Junior Rams against his hometown Batesville Junior Pioneers in a 5A-East District game. A 1996 graduate of Batesville High and former teammate …

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  • SAU snaps Lyon’s volleyball win string

    MAGNOLIA — NCAA Division II Southern Arkansas pulled away from a 1-1 tie Tuesday night to outlast the Lyon College volleyball team 3-1 in a non-conference match. The 25-17, 23-25, 25-19, 25-20 setback snapped a 4-match win streak for Lyon (6-11), while the Lady Muleriders …

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  • Area cross country athletes shine at meet in Melbourne

    MELBOURNE — One circulation area team won a Melbourne Bearkatz Cross Country Invitational title on Tuesday, and circulation area athletes dominated the individual races. The team championship went to the Southside Lady Southerners, who edged out the Melbourne Lady Bearkatz 39-48. The other team titles …

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  • Lady Bearkatz finish 6th in state golf

    Southside, Melbourne and Izard County were each represented in Arkansas high school girls state golf tournaments Tuesday, and the Lady Bearkatz finished sixth overall with a team score of 361 in the Class 3A State Tournament at Lions Club Golf Course in El Dorado. Camden …

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  • Junior Timberwolves targeting first-half perfection

    The Cedar Ridge Junior Timberwolves will try to complete the first half of the football season unbeaten when they host the Manila Junior Lions in a 3A-3 District contest Thursday night. Last week, the juniors from Newark thrashed the homestanding Hoxie Junior Mustangs 33-14 as …

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  • Cavewomen improve to 5-4 in 4A-Northeast

    CAVE CITY — The Cave City Cavewomen got above  .500 percent in 4A-Northeast Conference volleyball Tuesday by sweeping the Trumann Lady Wildcats 25-17, 25-15, 25-20. The Cavewomen are 5-4 in the conference. Candra Carpenter led with 19 points, four aces and 10 blocks. Jessica Walling …

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  • Batesville blanks hosts in v-ball

    FORREST CITY — Batesville dominated their 5A-East Conference hosts in volleyball Tuesday. The Lady Pioneers won 3-0 (25-8, 25-5, 25-7) to improve to 9-6 overall and 7-2 in the conference. Statistics were not available at press time. The Junior Lady Pioneers improved to 7-1 in …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, October 1 – Thursday, October 2, 2014.

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