• S-side v-ballers win league tilt in Clinton

    CLINTON — The Southside Lady Southerners defeated the Clinton Lady Yellowjackets 26-24, 16-25, 25-14, 25-10 Tuesday in a 4A Central Conference game. The Lady Southerners improved to 4-3. Alexus Lawellin and Kaylee Crowl led the winners with six aces and 15 kills, respectively, and Baylee …

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  • Lady Rams stop BHS

    PARAGOULD — The Paragould Lady Rams stopped the Batesville Lady Pioneers’ run in 5A-East Conference volleyball here Tuesday night with a 3-0 decision. The Lady Rams won 25-13, 27-25, 25-22. For Batesville, Amy Everett chalked up 16 kills and Hannah Qualls added 12, and Arden …

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  • Wynne, Paragould win crowns; two BHS golfers qualify for state

    CABOT — Wynne’s boys and Paragould’s girls won the 5A-East District Tournament titles Tuesday at Greystone Country Club, but two other schools provided the medalists. Greene County Tech’s Dylan Edrington defeated Wynne’s Carson Stewart in a 1-hole playoff for one medal, and Nettelton’s Kristyn Belk …

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  • Norman Dozier Memorial golf set for Oct. 4

    The Norman Dozier Memorial Golf Tournament, an annual 2-man scramble for seniors, is set for the morning of Oct. 4 at the Batesville Municipal Golf Course, announced Linda Creighton of Liberty Bank. The 18-hole competition is divided into two age groups, 50-59 and 70-and-above, with …

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  • Tennis

    Batesville won eight matches against teams from Wynne and Nettleton in Jonesboro on Tuesday, swept Mountain View in Mountain View on Monday, and Southside and Cave City collected six victories apiece in matches that included Highland in a triangular at Lyon College. Listed below are …

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  • Rudd, Taylor, Lawrence win at Newport drag

    NEWPORT — Randall Rudd, Jerry Taylor and Ray Lawrence won at the Newport dragstrip Sunday. Rudd defeated Stevi Herrman and Joe Williams in the Street Stock division, and Tylor outran Kyle Reynolds and Ross Williams in the Footbrake division. Lawrence won the Super Pro Division …

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  • Junior Southerners target Junior ’Jackets, district win

    It will be the first road trip for the visitors at Stewart Field Thursday night, and the hosts aim to welcome them with another first. The Clinton Junior Yellowjackets bring a 2-1 record to Southside. Awaiting them are the Southside Junior Southerners, who are also …

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  • Cave City Bass Club hands out top award, announce qualifiers for season-ending ‘Classic’ event

    CAVE CITY — The team of Kenny Lawrence and Danny Mathews won the Cave City Bass Club’s Anglers of the Year Award when points were tallied after Saturday’s regular season ending tournament on Lake Norfork, said tournament director Steve Moody. Roger Brown caught the biggest …

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  • The games – 9/25/13

    Mountain View (0-3) at Melbourne (1-2) Kickoff • Thursday night 5:30 In this 3A-1 District opener, the visitors are targeting a couple of breakthroughs and the hosts are hoping to get back on the winning track. The Mountain View Junior Yellowjackets are 0-3 and haven’t scored. They lost 22-0 to Salem in their season …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, September 25 – Saturday, September 29, 2013.

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  • Zimmerman breaks up no-hit bid

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ryan Zimmerman saw plenty of irony in his infield single that ended Michael Wacha’s no-hit bid with two outs in the ninth inning. “We hit balls on the screws all night long,” Zimmerman said. “And that’s the swing that breaks it …

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  • Sports Briefs

    Pro baseball NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball set a record for the most extra-inning games in a year, breaking the mark when two more games ran long. There have been 239 extra-inning games so far, STATS said. That tops the 237 from 2011. …

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