Lyon College inks v-ball star

May 25, 2012 Carson Brooke Ward recently signed to play for the Lyon College volleyball squad for the 2012 season, according to a news release from the college.

Sports Briefs

May 25, 2012 Pro basketball CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says the Charlotte Bobcats will interview Hall of Famer Jerry …

Indy 500 propels IndyCar into big-league

May 25, 2012 INDIANAPOLIS — James Hinchcliffe can’t understand it. In this sports-crazed nation, there are skilled athletes who willingly get behind the wheel of exotic-looking race cars …

Sports Briefs

May 24, 2012 Pro football The players union claimed Wednesday that the NFL imposed a secret salary cap during the uncapped 2010 season that cost …

First Lyon hoops camp set for June 4

May 24, 2012 The first of six Lyon College Basketball Camps is scheduled to begin June 4, according to a news release from the college. The camps and …

Local golfer places third in state event

May 24, 2012 Cecilia Vinson of Batesville finished third in the Arkansas State Golf Association’s Club Champions Championships last weekend at Granada Golf Course in Hot Springs Village.

Hogs KO’d in SEC tourney

May 24, 2012 HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Mike Mayers pitched seven scoreless innings and Mississippi eliminated Arkansas from the Southeastern Conference tournament with a 2-0 victory on Wednesday.

3 UA football players still off team

May 24, 2012 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — University of Arkansas Coach John L. Smith said three players who were suspended indefinitely after being arrested earlier this month for burglary …