11-year-old All-Stars finish third in state

July 7, 2015 PARAGOULD — The Batesville’s 11-year-old All-Stars finished third in the Cal Ripken North Arkansas State Tournament this past weekend. Ethan Ridgel led the …

Wells wins All-Star titles in swimming

July 7, 2015 EL DORADO — Batesville Torpedo Joseph Wells won two swim races at the Amateur Athletic Union All-Star Championships last weekend. Competing in 13- …

Sports Calendar

July 7, 2015 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, July 7 - Friday, July 10, 2015.

Lackey outduels Lester, Cards win

July 7, 2015 CHICAGO (AP) — John Lackey beat one of his good friends. He also got some timely help from one of his teammates. Lackey …

Sports Briefs

July 7, 2015 Pro baseball WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper won’t participate in the All-Star Home Run Derby because his father isn’t …

Extreme wins USSSA state title

July 6, 2015 SPRINGDALE — The Arkansas Extreme traveling baseball team recently won the United States Specialty Sports Association Arkansas State Championship, defeating the Bentonville Dust Devils, …

Weather KO’s area sporting events

July 6, 2015 Rain forced the cancellation of area sporting events during the holiday weekend as Batesville’s Atlas Asphalt Highwaymen American Legion team was forced to cancel …