Sports Briefs

June 25, 2012 Olympics EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Their comebacks far from complete, Justin Gatlin and Tyson Gay are on the right path. For Gatlin, it’s …

Batesville wins, loses in Newport

June 25, 2012 NEWPORT — The Atlas Asphalt Highwaymen won and lost in a Zone 2, American Legion baseball doubleheader at Newport Friday evening. Kell Motors defeated the …

Sports Calendar

June 25, 2012 Upcoming sport events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Monday, June 25 - Sunday, July 1, 2012.

Visitors win Cal Ripken district titles

June 25, 2012 Mountain Home and Tri-County were winners in Cal Ripken District 3 Tournaments at Fitzhugh Park on Sunday. The visitors from Baxter County thumped Batesville 17-1 …

Penn State moves focus back to football

June 25, 2012 Just days before Jerry Sandusky was convicted on multiple counts of child sex abuse, an email was sent to thousands of Penn State alumni with …

Arizona defeats S. Carolina, 5-1

June 25, 2012 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Arizona followed its script to perfection in Game 1 of the College World Series finals. Konner Wade did his part, pitching …