Stewart skips second sprint cup race

August 15, 2014 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart will not race Sunday at Michigan International Speedway, skipping a second straight NASCAR Sprint Cup race since …

Sports Briefs

August 15, 2014 Golf PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Lexi Thompson and South Korea’s Meena Lee shot 6-under-par 66 on Thursday to share the first-round lead in …

Scots begin gridiron groundwork

August 14, 2014 The first Lyon College football practice in 62 years happened Wednesday afternoon when Coach Kirk Kelley and his staff of assistant coaches greeted 72 …

Score corrected

August 14, 2014 The wrong score for a Melbourne golfer was reported in Wednesday’s edition of the Guard. Josie Love shot a 54 in a dual …

Sports Calendar

August 14, 2014 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, August 14 - Sunday, August 17, 2014.

Woods pulls out of U.S. Ryder Cup

August 14, 2014 Tiger Woods removed himself from consideration for the Ryder Cup team Wednesday evening with a clear message that he is not healthy enough to …

MLB to select new commish

August 14, 2014 BALTIMORE (AP) — Bud Selig’s successor as baseball commissioner will face a series of tests, perhaps none more difficult than whether he can keep his …

Cards avoid sweep, defeat Marlins 5-2

August 14, 2014 MIAMI (AP) — R&B blared in the St. Louis Cardinals’ postgame clubhouse, making conversation difficult, and Justin Masterson reached over to the stereo and …