Junior Raiders sweep Pioneers

January 25, 2013 JONESBORO — The Nettleton Junior Lady Raiders defeated the Junior Lady Pioneers 31-28 in a 5A-East District game Thursday, as Katerra Sharp scored 12 points.

Razorbacks to host track invitational

January 25, 2013 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — The top-ranked University of Arkansas men’s track and field team returns home this weekend to host the 11-team Razorback Team Invitational. The …

Duncan selected for 14th All-Star game

January 25, 2013 NEW YORK (AP) — Tim Duncan was selected to his 14th All-Star game, Spurs teammate Tony Parker is joining him, and the Chicago Bulls also …

NWTF withdraws from outdoor show

January 25, 2013 EDGEFIELD, S.C. — The National Wild Turkey Federation has withdrawn from the Eastern Sports and Outdoor Show in Harrisburg, Pa., due to the show operators’ …

Murray edges Federer, reaches Aussie final

January 25, 2013 MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Andy Murray has finally beaten Roger Federer at a Grand Slam. The U.S. Open champion beat 17-time major winner Federer 6-4, …

Sports Briefs

January 25, 2013 NCAA CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Nevin Shapiro’s attorney said Thursday that she did nothing wrong during the former Miami booster’s bankruptcy …

Junior Lady ’Katz stop Cave City sweep

January 24, 2013 MELBOURNE — Three out of four Cave City teams advanced into the finals of the Izard County Invitational Tournament with victories here Wednesday. The Melbourne …

BJHS girls advance to semis

January 24, 2013 MOUNTAIN HOME — Summer Strecker scored seven of her team’s eight points in the fourth quarter as the Batesville Junior Lady Pioneers defeated the Mountain …