Sports Calendar

June 25, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, June 27 - Sunday, June 30, 2013.

Bruins win another close one in Omaha

June 25, 2013 UCLA could win first NCAA baseball crown tonight OMAHA, Neb. — UCLA is one win away from its first national championship in baseball.

Sports Briefs

June 25, 2013 Pro baseball ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays right-hander Alex Cobb favors pitchers having the option of wearing protective headgear …

Torpedoes dominate swim meet at Lyon

June 24, 2013 The Independence County Youth Athletic Association Torpedoes dominated their home swim meet, winning by 281 points over the Heber Springs Gators at the Lyon College …

Highwaymen break through in Paragould

June 24, 2013 PARAGOULD — The Batesville Atlas Asphalt Highwaymen collected their first Zone 2 American Legion baseball victory here Saturday when they held off Paragould 7UP for …