Passion, friendship drive Timberwolves duo

February 26, 2014 Alone, Cedar Ridge Timberwolves Spencer Reaves and Cole Crabtree are prolific and much-decorated high school athletes. On the basketball court, together with younger brothers Austin …

Forrest City teams trample BHS cagers

February 26, 2014 FORREST CITY — One Forrest City basketball team was driving for a sweep in the 5A-East District, the other was trying to stay in the …

Red Wolves pull away from Scots

February 26, 2014 JONESBORO — NAIA athletic programs usually play NCAA Division I opponents in what is commonly called “money games,” because the smaller school are paid to …

Scot wins AMC pitcher award

February 26, 2014 Lyon College junior pitcher Justin Braswell only worked 14.2 innings this past week, but was credited with three victories and a save and was honored …

Sports Calendar

February 26, 2014 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, February 26 - Sunday, March 2, 2014.

Wacha workload doesn’t concern Cardinals

February 26, 2014 JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals aren’t setting any limits for young pitcher Michael Wacha. “I don’t see any reason why there is …

Six prospects impress at NFL combine

February 26, 2014 INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NFL scouting combine will never turn a projected first-round pick into an undrafted free agent, or vice versa. By this point …

Sports Briefs

February 26, 2014 Pro basketball NEW YORK (AP) — New York Knicks point guard Raymond Felton was arraigned on two felony weapons possession charges in …

Penguin 10K/5K sees 3-peat, 3 newbies

February 25, 2014 Will Henry won his third straight Penguin Run 10K title Saturday, joining three new champs. Henry, a 21-year-old University of Central Arkansas junior, won the …