Sports Briefs

May 31, 2017 Baseball SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Giants reliever Hunter Strickland has received a six-game suspension and Washington’s Bryce Harper four games …

Four BHS soccer players named All-State

May 30, 2017 Four Batesville High soccer players were selected to the Class 5A All-State team, and they represent a good start for next spring. Junior …

Cooper, Reynolds named All-Stars

May 30, 2017 Kennedy Cooper Taylor Reynolds BROCKWELL — Izard County standouts Kennedy Cooper and Taylor Reynolds were recently …

Sports Calendar

May 30, 2017 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, June 2 - Sunday, June 4, 2017.

UA to host regional

May 30, 2017 FAYETTEVILLE — The Arkansas baseball team learned Sunday that it was selected to be one of the 16 sites for regional tournaments by the …

Hogs drop SEC tourney title game

May 30, 2017 HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — The LSU Tigers won yet another Southeastern Conference Tournament title, this time with a superb outing by freshman pitcher Eric …

James undaunted by beastly Warriors

May 30, 2017 INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — There’s a four-headed, shot-making, scoreboard-breaking monster out West awaiting LeBron James and the Cavaliers. The Warriors are stomach-churning scary.