Sports Calendar

July 22, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, July 25 - Saturday, July 27, 2013.

Lefty chases down elusive claret jug

July 22, 2013 GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Phil Mickelson wondered if he’d ever win this venerable trophy, the one he proudly posed with on Muirfield’s 18th hole as …

Sports Briefs

July 22, 2013 Sports and head injuries CHICAGO (AP) — Rejecting claims made in a lawsuit concerning concussions, the NCAA said Saturday it has taken …

Ricemen top Highwaymen in Zone 2 Legion tourney

July 19, 2013 BLYTHEVILLE — The Jonesboro Riceland Ricemen defeated the Batesville Atlas Asphalt Highwaymen 9-2 here Thursday afternoon in the Zone 2 Tournament for American Legion baseball, …

Softball tryout set for July 27

July 19, 2013 A tryout is set for July 27 at the Desha softball field for Rumble Mafia, a 12-under girls fastpitch team, announced Brad Langston. All prospects …

Sports Calendar

July 19, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, July 19 - Sunday, July 21, 2013.

3 Arkansas grid stars named to Walker list

July 19, 2013 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — The University of Arkansas running backs Kiero Small and Jonathan Williams, and Arkansas State’s running back David Oku have been named to …

Alabama’s McCarron steers clear of Manziel

July 19, 2013 HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron is steering clear of the Johnny Manziel questions. McCarron fielded plenty of them Thursday at Southeastern Conference …