• Scot junior answers call, wins league soccer honor

    COLUMBIA, Mo. — The Lyon College women’s soccer team needed a boost after AMC-leading scorer Anna Waldman went down with an ankle injury nearly two weeks ago, and Scot junior forward Isabel Suarez rose to the occasion. In Lyon’s only game this past week, Suarez …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, October 29 – Saturday, November 1, 2014.

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  • Royals win big; Giants’ MadBum says he’s ready

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Madison Bumgarner is ready to pitch in for Game 7. The biggest World Series ace of all plans to be in the bullpen tonight, just in case the San Francisco Giants need him against the Kansas City Royals for an …

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  • Sports Briefs

    College football playoffs WASHINGTON (AP) — Mississippi State, Florida State, Auburn and Mississippi are the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings. The first of seven Top 25 rankings done by a 12-member selection committee was released Tuesday night. The selection committee …

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  • Donkey basketball game set at Cave City Monday

    CAVE CITY — The Cave City senior class will compete against the teachers Monday in a Donkey Basketball game at the Cave City High School Gym, according to a news release from the school. The event is slated to begin at 7 p.m. A pie/cake …

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  • 5A-East meet rescheduled for Thursday

    PARAGOULD — Due to wet conditions, the 5A-East District Cross Country Meet had been postponed until Thursday, announced Greene County Tech Coach Trey Harding. The event is set for a 4 p.m. start on the Crowley’s Ridge College campus.

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  • Junior Lady Eagles shut out in Imboden

    IMBODEN — The Tuckerman Junior Lady Bulldogs slipped by the Hillcrest Junior Lady Screamin’ Eagles 26-25 Monday in the Bill McCurley Sloan-Hendrix Junior Invitational. The Junior Lady Bulldogs led 5-4, 13-10 and 20-16 at the quarter breaks. Chastitiy Davis led the Junior Lady Eagles with …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, October 28 – Thursday, October 30, 2014.

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  • Next for Hogs is another No. 1 ’Dog

    FAYETTEVILLE — Brandon Allen didn’t have much to enjoy as Arkansas’ once-promising start morphed into three straight losses to top 10 teams, including a 45-32 thumping at the hands of the SEC East-leading and No. 10 Georgia Bulldogs less than two weeks ago. The Arkansas …

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  • Razorback cagers aim to show they deserve new-earned respect

    FAYETTEVILLE — Bobby Portis spent much of the offseason working to improve his post moves and scoring touch around the basket. That’s saying something for the Arkansas forward, who was good enough last season to earn second-team All-Southeastern Conference honors. Led by the new-look Portis, …

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  • Royals hope to overcome deficit, forcing decisive seventh game

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — In Lorenzo Cain’s view, the Kansas City Royals have a big advantage when it comes to Game 6 of the World Series. “We’re definitely not facing Bumgarner tomorrow, so that definitely helps,” the AL Championship Series MVP said Monday. Jake …

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  • McCoy memorable as ’Skins top Cowboys

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — If this is Colt McCoy’s only start for the Washington Redskins, it sure was memorable. The small-town West Texas kid calmly led another winning drive at the home of the Dallas Cowboys, this time for the Washington Redskins five years after …

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