Lyon’s Watson adds to AMC hoop honors

February 17, 2015 COLUMBIA, Mo. — Lyon College senior guard Ashala Watson won the American Midwest Conference Defensive Player of the Year award in 2013-14, and has …

Sports Calendar

February 17, 2015 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, February 17 - Saturday, February 21, 2015.

Gordon wins pole, final Daytona 500

February 17, 2015 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The qualifying session for NASCAR’s biggest race of the year was lambasted by Tony Stewart as “a complete embarrassment” …

Players report to spring training

February 17, 2015 Washington’s star-studded rotation reports to Florida. Matt Harvey continues his comeback with the New York Mets. Joe Maddon takes over the Chicago Cubs, and …

Report: Zito returning to Athletics

February 17, 2015 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Left-hander Barry Zito is returning to the Oakland Athletics with a minor contract that includes an invitation to major league …

Sports Briefs

February 17, 2015 Pro baseball CLEVELAND (AP) — Jason Giambi is retiring after 20 seasons in the majors. The 2000 AL MVP announced his decision …

BJHS wins, loses big in tourney

February 16, 2015 The Batesville Junior Pioneer basketball teams won and lost Saturday in 5A-East District Tournament first-round games Saturday, and neither games were close.

Scot diamondmen win two of three

February 16, 2015 With a chance of snow in the forecast on Sunday, the Lyon College baseball team and Ottawa Braves moved one game to Saturday and …