Sports Calendar

August 15, 2014 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, August 15 - Sunday, August 17, 2014.

ASU, UNLV slate two football games

August 15, 2014 JONESBORO (AP) — The Arkansas State football program has announced a home-and-home series with Nevada-Las Vegas. ASU officials said Thursday that the …

New commish faces many issues

August 15, 2014 BALTIMORE — Kenesaw Mountain Landis is remembered for throwing out the Black Sox, Ford Frick for an asterisk, and Bowie Kuhn for squabbles with …

IdealSeat app tracks best spot for fans

August 15, 2014 The Chicago Cubs fan found the ideal seat at Wrigley Field almost by accident, sitting in the sunniest of spots along the left-field line …

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 …