Scots rebound by Bears

December 20, 2013 The Lyon College women’s basketball team rebounded Wednesday from their opening loss in the Lyon College Classic by defeating the Shawnee State Bears 72-62 in …

BHS cagers fall twice

December 20, 2013 LITTLE ROCK — Little Rock Christian swept Batesvile in non-conference high school basketball action here Thursday as the Lady Warriors won 54-22 and the Warriors …

Cougars sweep Pirates

December 20, 2013 CALICO ROCK — The Izard County Cougars defeated the Calico Rock Pirates 44-41 Thursday in a 1A 2-North District game as Andrew Walker hit a …

Rudolph Run 5K canceled

December 20, 2013 The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville Foundation has decided to cancel this year’s Rudolph Run 5K due to the threat of severe weather …

Sports Calendar

December 20, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, December 20 - Saturday, December 21, 2013.

Sports Briefs

December 20, 2013 Pro baseball NEW YORK (AP) — Outfielder Carlos Beltran and the New York Yankees have finalized a $45 million, 3-year contract. The …

Hogs use size advantage, rout UT-Martin

December 20, 2013 FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas had a clear size advantage before it ever took the court after a week layoff against Tennessee-Martin. Led by freshman center Moses …

No. 1 Arizona tramples Southern

December 20, 2013 TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Aaron Gordon scored 21 points, Nick Johnson added 17 and Arizona opened its second week at No. 1 with a 69-43 …