Sports Briefs

June 27, 2013 Pro football PASSAIC, N.J. (AP) — The Cleveland Browns have released a rookie who is charged with attempted murder for allegedly punching …

Melbourne diamondmen win tourney

June 26, 2013 SALEM — Melbourne held off Mammoth Spring for an 8-7 victory in the Ozark Tri-County Cal Ripken Minor League Tournament championship game at Preacher Roe …

Lyon to announce return of football

June 26, 2013 Sixty-four years later, the Lyon College Scots will field a football team. That, according to information in this morning’s Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, will be the subject …

ASU signs high school linebacker

June 26, 2013 JONESBORO (AP) — The Arkansas State University football team has announced the signing of a high school linebacker from Georgia. ASU Coach Bryan Harsin announced …

Presley, Lovins, Runyan win at Newport drag

June 26, 2013 NEWPORT — David Presley won the Street stock division, and Gene Lovins and William Runyan won the Footbrake and Superpro divisions, respectively, Sunday at the …

Sports Calendar

June 26, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, June 27 - Sunday, June 30, 2013.

Harper begins rehab assignment

June 26, 2013 WOODBRIDGE, Va. (AP) — Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper played his first minor league rehab game Tuesday night for Class-A Potomac, going one for one …