Sports Briefs

July 6, 2012 Cycling ROUEN, France — Lance Armstrong accused U.S Anti-Doping Agency chief executive Travis Tygart of waging a “vendetta” against him following reports …

NASCAR not interested in cautions

July 6, 2012 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Bruton Smith has an idea how to create more excitement in NASCAR. NASCAR President Mike Helton didn’t sound very interested …

Arnold signs with Central Baptist College

July 6, 2012 Michelle Arnold   MELBOURNE — Melbourne standout pitcher Michelle Arnold recently signed a four-year scholarship to play softball for Central Baptist …

USCS sprint cars return to BMS

July 5, 2012 LOCUST GROVE — The oval is set to rumble again at the Batesville Motor Speedway this Friday as the United Sprint Car Series makes its …

Suns trade Nash to Lakers

July 5, 2012 PHOENIX (AP) — Steve Nash wanted to go to the Los Angeles Lakers. He just needed an assist. The Phoenix Suns would have to reach …

Sports Briefs

July 5, 2012 Olympics JOHANNESBURG — Oscar Pistorius will be competing in the London Olympics in his favorite event, after all. While his selection for …