Sports Briefs

July 22, 2015 Pro baseball SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After a nearly decade-long steroids prosecution, Barry Bonds emerged victorious Tuesday when federal prosecutors dropped what …

Koelling’s, Lamons’, Hixson win shootout

July 21, 2015 The team of Kullins Koelling-Darrell Koelling-Randy Lamons-Dalton Lamons-Seth Hixson won the National Wild Turkey Federation Youth Shoot and Jakes Day Tournament Saturday at the Independence …

Sports Calendar

July 21, 2015 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, July 23 - Saturday, July 25, 2015.

New sport takes hold in Detroit

July 21, 2015 HAMTRAMCK, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit-area entrepreneur believes he has scored a touchdown with his new business idea. Or thrown a strike. Actually, it’s both.

Sun Belt’s Benson wants less ‘money’ games

July 21, 2015 NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Sun Belt Conference commissioner Karl Benson wants the league’s football programs to work on shedding their “addiction” to big-money, non-conference matchups …

Johnson wins, Spieth misses out on Slam

July 21, 2015 ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Jordan Spieth headed home from a grueling week at the British Open with history on his mind and another major …

Big 12 gets tough on full-contact limit

July 21, 2015 DALLAS (AP) — TCU defensive end James McFarland says defensive-minded coach Gary Patterson doesn’t need players hammering each other in pads every day to keep …

Sports Briefs

July 21, 2015 FIFA ZURICH (AP) — Sepp Blatter had a good day at the office, even if a prankster tried to spoil it by …