Sports Briefs

May 6, 2015 Pro baseball NEW YORK — The New York Mets have worn NYPD hats during batting practice before a game against Baltimore to …

Lady ’Katz win district title

May 5, 2015 Haley Brokaw HARRISON — The Melbourne Lady Bearkatz won their third straight 3A 1-East District Tournament Monday by defeating the Valley …

Timberwolf anglers win state crown

May 5, 2015 RUSSELLVILLE — The Cedar Ridge High School bass fishing team won the Arkansas State Fishing Tournament Sunday on Lake Dardanelle as the team of …

Bad Boys win Conway tourney

May 5, 2015 CONWAY — The eighth-grade Arkansas Bad Boys hoops team won their third straight Hoop Play USA Toad Suck Day’s Tournament this past weekend, defeating …

Longhorns slam Eagles

May 5, 2015 VIOLA — The Viola Longhorns slammed the Hillcrest Screamin’ Eagles 10-0 in six innings Monday in the title game of the 1A 2-North District …

Free physicals for Pioneers set

May 5, 2015 The annual free physicals for Batesville Junior and Senior High School are athletes set for Monday at the White River Medical Center’s Josephine Rogers …