Sports Calendar

March 2, 2017 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, March 2 - Sunday, March 5, 2017.

No. 12 Florida handles Arkansas 78-65

March 2, 2017 GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Canyon Barry scored 14 points, his best game since injuring an ankle two weeks ago, and No. 12 Florida handled Arkansas …

Broncos coach likes QBs he has

March 2, 2017 INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Vance Joseph doesn’t really see a veteran quarterback such as Tony Romo following in Peyton Manning’s footsteps to Denver. The …

Finally, Phelps speaks up

March 2, 2017 It wasn’t exactly Lilly King wagging a finger at a dirty Russian, then going on to beat her for a swimming gold medal in …

‘Battlefields’ set for refs, vets

March 2, 2017 During a lengthy drive from his Sacramento home to Oregon for a golf and fishing vacation, Mike Pereira had plenty of time to think …

Sports Briefs

March 2, 2017 CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Lynn Williams scored her second career goal and the U.S. women’s soccer team kicked off its 2017 slate with a 1-0 …

Cougars move on; Lady Pirates fall

March 1, 2017 MOUNT IDA — The Izard County Cougars advanced to the Class 1A State Tournament quarterfinals for the second straight season after holding off the Mineral …

Weather delays two BHS openers

March 1, 2017 Two season-opening contests for Batesville High springtime teams were lost to rain and the threat of worse. The Batesville Pioneer baseball team was …