Sports Calendar

March 8, 2017 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, March 8 - Saturday, March 11, 2017.

Taccolini’s pitching lifts Hogs

March 8, 2017 FAYETTEVILLE — It appears the Arkansas Razorbacks have regained a badly-needed weekend starting pitcher. Senior Dominic Taccolini, the 2016 early-season ace of the …

Other coaches ceding nothing to Kentucky

March 8, 2017 NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A handful of Southeastern Conference teams are heading to Music City looking to prove the league’s tournament isn’t just Kentucky’s annual March …

Cuba blanks China 6-0 in WBC

March 8, 2017 TOKYO (AP) — Roel Santos hit a 2-run triple as Cuba scored four runs in the fourth inning in a 6-0 win over China …

Sports Briefs

March 8, 2017 Pro basketball LOS ANGELES (AP) — Longtime agent Rob Pelinka was formally named the Los Angeles Lakers’ new general manager on Tuesday.

Freed-Hardeman turns away Lyon in OT

March 7, 2017 HENDERSON, Tenn. — The battle for the American Midwest Conference Tournament championship for women’s basketball wasn’t decided until Lyon College sophomore Ali Tucker’s 3-point …