Baseball Briefs

November 21, 2013 DETROIT (AP) — Less than two years after boldly signing Prince Fielder to a $214 million contract, the Detroit Tigers traded the slugging first baseman …

Club volleyball tryouts slated for Sunday

November 20, 2013 Tryouts for Club Verde volleyball, a youth volleyball league, are set for Sunday evening at Lyon College’s Becknell Gymnasium, announced Lyon Coach Ray Green. Registration …

Local swimmers lead age groups

November 20, 2013 BRYANT — Seth Bailey and Joseph Wells won high-point honors and helped the Independence County Youth Athletic Association Torpedoes to a third-place finish in an …

Scot women cagers fall in Oklahoma

November 20, 2013 SHAWNEE, Okla. — The 23rd-ranked Oklahoma Baptist Lady Bison used a strong inside game in addition to 30 points from its bench players to build …

Football may be losing numbers game

November 20, 2013 The deaths of 19 football players in a single season precipitated a national crisis in 1905, an event Doris Kearns Goodwin touches on in a …

Sports Calendar

November 20, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, November 20 - Thursday, November 21, 2013.