Big wind results in wild Match Play

March 24, 2017 AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Soren Kjeldsen and Alex Noren won their groups in the Dell Technologies Match Play on Thursday, one round before group …

Thompson fired after another losing year

March 24, 2017 WASHINGTON (AP) — John Thompson III was fired as Georgetown’s basketball coach Thursday after two consecutive losing seasons at the school his father led …

Southerners, Mustangs fall in S-side tourney

March 23, 2017 SOUTHSIDE — It wasn’t a good day for the area high school baseball teams participating in the Southside Wounded Warrior Tournament on Wednesday. Manila defeated …

Highland softballers win 2 in Melbourne

March 23, 2017 MELBOURNE — Missing a couple of players due spring break trips, the Melbourne Lady Bearkatz forged ahead Tuesday with a home 4A-3A Conference 3 …

Buccaneers down Pioneers in 5 innings

March 23, 2017 GULF SHORES, Ala. — The Beech Buccaneers cut down the Batesville Pioneers by a 16-1 score in a run-ruled 5-inning high school baseball game …

BMS auto races postponed

March 23, 2017 LOCUST GROVE — The auto races scheduled for Friday night at the Batesville Motor Speedway have been called off due to the stormy forecasts …

Lawrences win bass club tournament

March 23, 2017 The team of Keith and Clint Lawrence won the Independence County Bass Club tournament Saturday at Crown Lake in Horseshoe Bend with a stringer …

UCA softballers take down Scots

March 23, 2017 CONWAY — The NCAA Division I University of Central Arkansas Bears broke away from the Lyon College Scots with a 5-run third inning and …

Sports Calendar

March 23, 2017 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, March 23 - Saturday, March 25, 2017.