Five players suspended for UCA season opener

August 28, 2013 CONWAY (AP) — The University of Central Arkansas Coach Clint Conque has suspended five players, including two starters, for the Bears’ season opener Thursday against …

Why wouldn’t Johnny Football play?

August 28, 2013 Of course Johnny Football is going to play Saturday against Rice. Why wouldn’t he? He’s being investigated by the NCAA, not NCIS. Cam Newton got …

Sports Briefs

August 28, 2013 Tennis NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Federer easily won his delayed first match at the U.S. Open, needing just 93 minutes to …

Sports Calendar

August 28, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, August 28 - Saturday, August 31, 2013.

Raiders win match at Eagle Mtn.

August 28, 2013 The Nettleton Raiders defeated fellow 5A-East District teams in a 9-hole high school golf match Tuesday at The Course at Eagle Mountain. The Raiders won …

Lyon players win league soccer awards

August 27, 2013 Lyon College players Monica Ayala and Stephanie Spiteri have been named the American Midwest Conference Players of the Week after helping the Scots to a …

Cedar Ridge opens football scrimmages

August 27, 2013 BIGELOW — The Cedar Ridge Timberwolves and Junior Timberwolves were the first circulation area football teams to play preseason scrimmages Monday night, falling to the …