Bucs break 21-year playoff drought

September 24, 2013 CHICAGO (AP) — The long wait is over, Pittsburgh. Your Pirates are finally headed back to the postseason. After a 21-year absence, the Pirates clinched …

Sports Briefs

September 24, 2013 Pro baseball CINCINNATI (AP) — No champagne. No curtain call in front of joyous fans. No celebrating at all, really. The Cincinnati …

Manning, Broncos keep firm hold on Raiders

September 24, 2013 DENVER (AP) — Peyton Manning slapped his hands together five, six, seven times and barked out the signals. A few seconds later, Wes Welker was …

Goodman makes winning catch for 3-0 Bearkatz

September 23, 2013 MELBOURNE — Melbourne’s Cody Goodman caught a 25-yard pass from quarterback Kyler McLaughlin with one second left to defeat the Southside Southerners 20-14 in the …

Hurricane battles by hobbled, gritty Pioneers

September 23, 2013 Jonesboro’s Denzel Mitchell rushed for 315 yards and three touchdowns while the Batesville running game was limited to less than three yards per carry, and …

Scot kickers sweep foes

September 23, 2013 After scoring four goals in the first seven games of the season combined, Lyon College junior transfer Gianfranco Panto erupted for a career-high four goals …

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September 23, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Monday, September 23 - Tuesday, September 24, 2013.

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September 23, 2013 Auto racing LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Matt Kenseth made it 2 for 2 in the Chase, holding off teammate Kyle Busch to …