’Cane tops Pioneers in baseball opener

March 2, 2016 JONESBORO — The Jonesboro Golden Hurricane edged the Batesville Pioneers 6-4 in a non-conference high school baseball opener on Tuesday, and the happenings all …

UCA takes two from Lyon softball

March 2, 2016 CONWAY — Battling a NCAA Division I opponent which captured its first Southland Conference softball championship a year ago, the Scots scored their first …

Townsley, Tucker win Penguin 10K

March 2, 2016 Kendall Townsley and Betsy Tucker won the overall titles in the men’s and women’s divisions of the Penguin 10K for Special Olympics on Saturday.

Sports Calendar

March 2, 2016 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, March 2 - Saturday, March 5, 2016.

Florida women provide biggest surprise

March 2, 2016 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The most surprising women’s basketball team in the Southeastern Conference might not be perennial powerhouse Tennessee. No. 25 Florida …

Sports Briefs

March 2, 2016 NEW YORK (AP) — New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman agreed to accept a 30-game suspension under Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy, a penalty …

Scot win AMC player award

March 1, 2016 ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Lyon College senior Carina Jackson won the American Midwest Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, the league office announced …