Florida softball repeats as champs

June 4, 2015 OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Florida got everything right — except its championship celebration. As the Gators reveled in their second straight …

Djokovic beats 9-time French Open champ

June 4, 2015 PARIS (AP) — No trophy and no title were available for Novak Djokovic at Court Philippe Chatrier. Perhaps there should have been, considering …

Sports Briefs

June 4, 2015 FIFA Investigation NEW YORK (AP) — Former FIFA executive committee member Chuck Blazer told a U.S. federal judge that he and others …

Curry set to face James in Finals

June 4, 2015 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry was early in his career, a long way from even thinking about the NBA Finals. His Golden …

3 area baseball players named all-state

June 3, 2015 Three area seniors who helped lead their high school baseball teams to the postseason were recently named to Arkansas Activities Association all-state teams.

Two Pioneers add to baseball honors

June 3, 2015 Kenton Crawford Zach Langston Batesville High School’s returning all-district baseball players added to their awards this …

Sports Calendar

June 3, 2015 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, June 3 - Sunday, June 7, 2015.

Cardinals slip by Brewers, 1-0

June 3, 2015 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tyler Cravy anticipated there would be a lot more nerves accompanying his major league debut. The 26-year-old right-hander gave …

Vandy trio tops MLB draft list

June 3, 2015 If you’re seeking top prospects for the upcoming MLB draft, look no further than Vanderbilt — a college with a smart-kid reputation and growing …