Harper, Nats rout Cards

April 11, 2017 WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryce Harper tied a career high with four hits and reached base in all six plate appearances as the Washington Nationals routed …

2016-17 NBA award winners are … unclear

April 11, 2017 It was so easy last year. Stephen Curry was the unanimous Most Valuable Player, Karl-Anthony Towns was the unanimous Rookie of the Year, and most …

US, Canada, Mexico join for World Cup bid

April 11, 2017 NEW YORK (AP) — Far from impeding a World Cup bid, souring diplomatic relations between the United States and Mexico emboldened those country’s soccer …

Fisher retiring at San Diego

April 11, 2017 SAN DIEGO (AP) — Steve Fisher is retiring from a basketball coaching career that includes a national championship at Michigan, directing the Fab Five …

Sports Briefs

April 11, 2017 College LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Spike Dykes, the folksy West Texas native who led Texas Tech to its only Cotton Bowl when …

Scots thrash Eagles, take lead in AMC

April 10, 2017 Sweeping the Williams Baptist College Eagles 15-7 and 11-1 in a baseball doubleheader Saturday afternoon on Scots Field, the Lyon College College Scots ran their …

Concord streak includes win over Bald Knob

April 10, 2017 CONCORD — The Concord Lady Pirates ran their winning streak to 11 straight games over the weekend, starting with a victory over 3-time defending Class …

Lady Raiders win Southside soccer title

April 10, 2017 SOUTHSIDE — In a matchup of two of the top teams in the 4A-3 Conference, the Riverview Lady Raiders edged the Brookland Lady Bearcats …

BHS softballers go 3-2 in rough weekend

April 10, 2017 The weekend started out good for the Batesville Lady Pioneer softball team. It ended not so good. On Friday, the Lady Pioneers defeated …