• Ace for league-leading Spartans shuts out Scots

    The Lyon College baseball team couldn’t overcome the pitching of Missouri Baptist ace Curtis Sawchuk Monday night as the senior left-hander threw the first complete game of his Spartan career in a 5-0 victory at the Batesville North Complex. Lyon generated just two hits in …

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  • Weaver strikes out 14 in T-wolf win

    COTTER — The Cedar Ridge TImberwolves defeated the Cotter Warriors 8-2 Monday in a 2A-2 District game as Ethan Weaver struck out 14 and improved to 3-0. Cedar Ridge improved to 2-1 in the district and 3-1 overall. Weaver scattered seven hits and two runs …

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  • Midland blanks Concord in district softball

    PLEASANT PLAINS — The Midland Lady Mustangs shutout the Concord Lady Pirates 11-0 in a 1A 2-South District game Monday as Paisley Pratt pitched a complete game. Pratt improved to 8-3 as she struck out 12 and allowed a hit and one walk in six …

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  • Lyon golfers tied for 4th after one round

    MAUMELLE — Lyon College junior Bobie Jo Cooper shot a 19-over-par 91 on Monday as the Scot women’s golf team played to a fourth-place tie, shooting a team score of 401 in the opening round of the Central Baptist College Invitational at the Country Club …

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  • Scholar-athlete from Rogers signs with Lyon volleyball

    ROGERS — The Lyon College volleyball team has signed its second player of the spring, inking Rogers High School senior Rosemary Champlin to a letter-of-intent to play for the Scots beginning in 2014, announced Lyon Coach Ray Green. Champlin attended Desert Vista High School in …

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  • Lyon receives grant to help start wrestling

    MANHEIM, Pa. — With some help from Lyon College wrestling supporter Greg Hatcher of Little Rock, the Lyon College men and women’s wrestling programs are receiving a $5,000 grant from the United States Wrestling Foundation (USWF) and the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA), according to …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, March 25 – Saturday, March 29, 2014.

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  • Razorbacks finally deliver for Killian

    FAYETTEVILLE — Perhaps the best 0-3 pitcher in the country became perhaps the best 1-3 pitcher in the country on Saturday. Discarding his first, and only, rocky outing of the 2014, when he took a 5-3, hard-hit loss in just 2 2-3 innings against South …

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  • California Bears start fast, slap Hogs out of NIT

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — After getting a good look at Arkansas’s pressing defense when the teams played earlier this season in the Maui Invitational, California’s Tyrone Wallace was better prepared this time around. The Golden Bears even pulled off some defensive trickery of their own. …

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  • DePaul women keep ball rolling with win at Duke

    DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — For DePaul, a great season just keeps getting better. The Blue Demons have run off a long winning streak. They’ve won their first Big East title. They’ve put their names in the NCAA tournament record book. And now they’ve come into …

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  • Trio representing SEC basketball well

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — It’s hard to mock Southeastern Conference basketball right now. Panned for early season losses and relatively weak non-conference schedules, the league has three teams still playing in the NCAA tournament. Florida, Kentucky and Tennessee — the only SEC squads to make …

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  • Kentucky, Louisville to meet in Bluegrass showdown

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — It’s Kentucky and Louisville, one more time. One of college basketball’s fiercest rivalries takes center stage Friday night when the Wildcats and defending national champion Cardinals meet in the Sweet 16 in Indianapolis. The Bluegrass State showdown will take place at …

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