• Unbeaten Lyon kickers clobber first AMC foe

    Lyon College goalkeeper Stephanie Spiteri posted her record-breaking 30th career win Saturday as the senior from Hayward, California, led the Scots to a 5-2, American Midwest Conference opening soccer victory over Lindenwood-Belleville at Huser Field. The win improved the Scots to a 3-0 overall record. …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Monday, September 8 – Tuesday, September 9, 2014.

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  • BJHS coaches pleased with 13th straight win

    It’s a good way to start the season, Coach Doug Walls said after the Batesville Junior Pioneers defeated the Annie Camp Whirlwinds 20-7 in a football season-opener at Pioneer Stadium. “For the first game of the season we executed well on both sides of the …

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  • BHS, Watson Chapel coach talk similarly about tonight’s season opener in Pine Bluff

    On most counts, Batesville Coach Dave King and Watson Chapel Coach Jared Dutton emphasized the same things when talking about the high school football opener tonight in Pine Bluff. “Chapel has lots of speed and an aggressive front. They are not prone to giving up …

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  • Southside v-ballers roll to 3-0 conference start

    SOUTHSIDE — The Southside Lady Southerners remained undefeated in 4A-Central Conference play as they swept the Arkansas Baptist Lady Mustangs 25-11, 25-23, 25-10 Thursday at Southerner Gymnasium. Kaylee Crowl slammed 11 kills, Haley Sprouse dished out nine assists and Brooke Halford dug up 12 balls …

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  • Junior Southerners double streaks

    SOUTHSIDE — The Southside Junior Southerners doubled up on a 3-in-a-row accomplishment against the Cave City Junior Cavemen. In a season-opening football game at Stewart Field, the Junior Southerners won 16-0 for their third straight shutout against their rivals from Sharp County. They won by …

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  • Batesville High wins three in conference volleyball

    The Batesville Lady Pioneers won their first home match and broke above. the .500 mark with a 3-0 victory over the Forrest City Lady Mustangs in Pioneer Gymnasium on Thursday night. The 25-7, 25-4, 25-6 decision improved the Lady Pioneers overall record to 3-2 and …

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  • BHS tennis start with sweep

    The Batesville Pioneers and Lady Pioneers got their high school tennis seasons off to a good start with victories over teams from Clinton on the Lyon College courts Thursday. The Pioneers swept the singles and doubles while winning 10-0. The Lady Pioneers edged the Lady …

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  • T-wolf golf stays unbeaten

    JONESBORO — Taylor Ford led the way this time as the Cedar Ridge Timberwolves remained unbeaten in high school golf victory at The Links. Ford shot a 4-over-par 35 to win medalist honors. Tanner Vinson added a 37 and Austin Reaves chipped in a 40 …

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  • Racing slated tonight at BMS

    LOCUST GROVE — After another rain out last week, the Isle of Capri racing series is slated to hit the track again tonight at the Batesville Motor Speedway. Classes scheduled to race include the street stocks, Colt Hobby Stocks, IMCA modifieds and Bad Boy Super …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, September 5 – Sunday, September 7, 2014.

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  • Pioneers returning to scene of shocking reversal

    If the Batesville Pioneers don’t know the story, two of their coaches can tell them how the always-speedy Watson Chapel Wildcats can turn football fortunes on a dime. In the first round of the 1999 state playoffs game in Wildcat Stadium, the Pioneers led 17-7 …

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