Torpedoes finish fifth in league swim meet

July 10, 2012 JONESBORO — The Independence County Youth Athletic Association Torpedoes took fifth place out of eight teams in a Southwind Conference swim meet on Saturday. The …

Rookies ready for All-Star action

July 10, 2012 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ryan Cook thought about the assembled stars and wondered whether he belonged. “Sometimes I’m like, ‘Huh, I don’t know,’” Oakland’s …

3 Hogs named to Maxwell list

July 10, 2012 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — Three Arkansas players are on the Maxwell Award watch list. Quarterback Tyler Wilson, running back Knile Davis and receiver Cobi Hamilton were …

Sports Calendar

July 10, 2012 Upcoming sport events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, July 10 - Saturday, July14, 2012.

Sports Briefs

July 10, 2012 Cycling AUSTIN, Texas — A federal judge handed Lance Armstrong a quick setback after the seven-time Tour de France champion filed a …

Local All-Star team wins state title

July 9, 2012 One Batesville Cal Ripken All-Star baseball team came home with a state championship, two returned with runner-up trophies and two are still playing. The 11-year-old …

Nichols, Wells win features at speedway

July 9, 2012 LOCUST GROVE — Anthony Nichols of Bartlett, Tenn., took the checkered flag in the United Sprint Car Series feature Friday at the Batesville Motor Speedway, …

Highwaymen win, lose against Wynne Post 66

July 9, 2012 The Batesville Atlas Asphalt Highwaymen took one game and let one slip at the North Complex in an American Legion baseball doubleheader against Wynne Saturday …