Category Archives: Sports

2016 Homebuilders Tournament results

    The results from the 2016 Twin Lakes Home Builders tournament results from the Big Creek Golf and Country Club. The winners of the Championship flight was Kirk Brown, Matt Johnson and Daniel Taylor from ABC Printing with

Cards shutout by the Cubs

     Jake Arrieta struck out 10 in seven innings and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 on Friday for their 98th victory, the most since they last played in the World Series in 1945. With

MHHS tennis splits at Jonesboro

    The Mountain Home High School tennis teams earned a split at Jonesboro Thursday afternoon. The Lady Bombers were 5-2 winners. Emily Heide and Meagan Beck both won two singles matches. The doubles team of Cara Conner

Thursday schedule includes 4 sports

Football, volleyball, golf, tennis and softball make up the local Thursday schedule. The Mountain Home High School volleyball is back in the Hangar as they continue 6A/5A-2 district action against Batesville. The junior varsity match begins at

MH tennis beats West Memphis

    The Mountain Home High School tennis teams picked up a pair of wins at home Tuesday against West Memphis. The Lady Bombers stayed unbeaten with an 8-0 victory. Emily Heide and Meagan Beck each won both

Tuesday schedule includes 4 sports

Volleyball, golf, tennis and cross country make up the local Tuesday schedule. The Mountain Home High School volleyball team returns to 6A/5A-2 district action as they welcome Searcy to the Hangar. The junior varsity match begins at

Monday schedule includes 4 sports

Football, volleyball, golf and softball make up the local Monday schedule. The Mountain Home High School volleyball team steps out of district play as they will be on the road at Harrison. The freshmen match begins at

Tigers lose to the Bulldogs

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) _ Jacob Eason threw a 20-yard touchdown pass to Isaiah McKenzie on fourth down with 1:31 seconds to play to give number 16 Georgia a 28-27 victory over Missouri on Saturday night in the

Cardinals win at the Giants

    Kolten Wong hit a sacrifice fly that capped a two-run comeback in the ninth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals rallied for a big win in their playoff chase, beating the San Francisco Giants 3-2 last night.

Hogs win easy over Texas State

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) _ Austin Allen threw for 241 yards and a pair of touchdowns in less than three quarters of action as No. 24 Arkansas made easy work of Texas State in a 42-3 win Saturday

Arkansas State lose at Utah State

LOGAN, Utah (AP) _ Utah State’s defense dominated the first half and quarterback Kent Myers had two big runs for third-down conversions late in the game to set up the clinching score and the Aggies defeated Arkansas

Arkansas High School Prep Football Scores

     Arkadelphia 41, Hot Springs 3      Augusta 50, Carlisle 32      Bald Knob 34, Riverview 7      Barton 47, Hazen 8      Batesville 8, Mountain Home 6      Bearden 14, Gurdon 11      Benton 58, Greenbrier 21      Bentonville 16, Conway 7      Blytheville 34,

Missouri Prep High School Scores

     Adrian 8, Archie 7, OT      Appleton City 29, Windsor 14      Ash Grove 21, Butler 13      Belton 35, Platte County 30      Blair Oaks 61, Hallsville 20      Blue Springs 35, SM West, Kan. 21      Bolivar 35, Springfield Catholic 7

Gaints win over the Cardinals

    Buster Posey’s two-run homer helped the San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-2 Friday night in a matchup of playoff contenders. With the game wrap up here’s John Rooney. Listen: right-click to download mp3    

Gaints win over the Cardinals

    Buster Posey’s two-run homer helped the San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-2 Friday night in a matchup of playoff contenders. With the game wrap up here’s John Rooney. Listen: right-click to download mp3    

MH loses defensive struggle at Batesville

    The Mountain Home High School football team wrapped up non-conference play Friday night with a tough loss at Batesville. Brad Haworth has the details. Listen: right-click to download mp3     With the Batesville defense giving up

MHJH football splits at Harrison

    It was mixed results for the Mountain Home Junior High football teams at Harrison Thursday night. In the 9th grade game, Harrison was a 42-0 winner. In the 8th grade game, Mountain Home topped Harrison 22-0.

Thursday schedule includes 5 sports

Football, volleyball, golf, tennis and softball make up the local Thursday schedule. The Mountain Home High School volleyball team returns to the road as they continue 6A/5A-2 district action at Greenbrier. The junior varsity match begins at

MH volleyball defeats Beebe

    The Mountain Home High School volleyball team picked up a 3-0 win at home Tuesday night against Beebe. The Lady Bombers won by scores of 25-12, 25-17 and 25-9. Ashley Pyeatt had 14 kills, Maly Tabor

MHJH volleyball sweeps Harrison

    It was a sweep at home Monday for the Mountain Home Junior High volleyball teams against Harrison. In fact, the three teams did not lose a game. Mountain Home won the 9th grade match by scores

Tuesday schedule includes 4 sports

Volleyball, golf, cross country and softball make up the local Tuesday schedule. The Mountain Home High School volleyball team returns to 6A/5A-2 district action as they welcome Beebe to the Hangar. The freshmen match begins at four

Red Wolves fall short at Auburn

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) _ Sean White threw for 244 yards and three touchdowns, and Kamryn Pettway and Kerryon Johnson each eclipsed 100 yards rushing as Auburn dominated Arkansas State, 51-14 Saturday night for the Tigers' first win

Hogs pull the upset over the TCU

   Arkansas pulled off a wild 41-38 upset win at No. 15 TCU on Austin Allen's five-yard TD run in the second overtime. Allen threw three touchdowns passes for the Razorbacks, who blew a 13-point lead in the

Cowboys start two Rookies in opener

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott are set to be the first rookie quarterback-running back combo to start an opener for the Dallas Cowboys since Roger Staubach and Calvin Hill nearly 50 years ago.

Missouri hosts Eastern Michigan

    The Missouri Tigers are at home today as they face an Eastern Michigan team looking for respect. The Tigers come into the game after a 26-11 loss at West Virginia, while the Eagles had a huge win

ASU at Auburn in a battle of 0-1 teams

    Arkansas State hits the road this week for the first of back-to-back non-conference road games, traveling to Jordan-Hare Stadium to face an Auburn team that entered the season receiving votes in both the Associated Press and Coaches

Arkansas at TCU Saturday night

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) _ After tough season-opening victories for both teams, #15 TCU and Arkansas meet tonight for the first time since 1991. That was the last season for the Razorbacks before they moved to the

Arkansas High School Football Scores

           Arkadelphia 38, Sheridan 28      Ashdown 27, Hope 17      Atkins 47, Bigelow 16      Augusta 44, Marvell 14      Bald Knob 24, Southside Batesville 13      Bayou Aca., Miss. 40, De Soto 7      Beebe 49, Lonoke 7      Benton 61, LR

Friday night Missouri High School Scores

     Adrian 20, Rich Hill 19      Ash Grove 38, Marionville 8      Aurora 27, East Newton 7      Battle 55, Vianney 52      Belton 23, Raytown South 8      Blair Oaks 42, Eldon 7      Blue Springs 42, Park Hill 25      Blue Springs

Cardinals win over Brewers Friday night

    Matt Carpenter and Stephen Piscotty hit two-run homers in the fourth, Carlos Martinez pitched seven solid innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 Friday night. With the game recap, heres John Rooney. Listen:

Charles doubtful for Sunday

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is listed as doubtful for Sunday’s opener against the Chargers. Charles has been trying to come back from his second ACL surgery, this time to his right

MH falls to Nettleton

The Mountain Home High School football team let a ten point halftime lead slip away and suffered a tough loss at home Friday night. Brad Haworth has the details. Listen: right-click to download mp3     After one

MHHS volleyball wins at Morrilton

    The Mountain Home High School volleyball team won a wild conference match at Morrilton Thursday night 3-2. Mountain Home won by scores of 25-22, 25-20, 20-25, 14-25 and 15-9. Claudia Carter had a big night with

Arcia, Perez power Brewers past Cardinals

     ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Domingo Santana and Orlando Arcia hit back-to-back homers as the Milwaukee Brewers continued their recent road dominance routing the St. Louis Cardinals 12-5 Thursday night. Hernan Perez had four hits and three

Thursday schedule includes 6 sports

It's a busy Thursday as six different sports make up the local Thursday schedule. The Mountain Home High School volleyball team returns to 6A/5A-2 district action as they play at Morrilton. The junior varsity match begins at

Bombers Smash tennis tournament fundraiser

        A doubles tennis tournament fundraiser called "Bomber Smash" will help the Bomber Booster Club support the Mountain Home High School tennis team.     It's Saturday morning starting at 8:00 at the Mountain Home Athletic Club. There is

MHHS tennis sweeps Highland

    It was a sweep for the Mountain Home High School tennis teams at home Tuesday against Highland. The Lady Bombers won 8-0. Emily Heide and Meagan Beck won both of their singles matches. In doubles play,

MHHS volleyball loses at Brookland

    It was a rough trip to northeast Arkansas for the Mountain Home High School volleyball team Tuesday as they fell to Brookland 3-0. Brookland won by scores of 25-13, 25-11 and 25-20. For the Lady Bombers,

Cardinals break out bats to thump Pirates

    PITTSBURGH (AP) _ Adam Wainwright drove in three runs and survived five occasionally bumpy innings to pick up his first victory since mid-July as the St. Louis Cardinals drummed the staggering Pittsburgh Pirates 12-6 on Monday.

MHCA placed second in Bentonville Tournament

The Mountain Home Christian Academy Lady Eagles volleyball team opened their season by placing second overall in the Ambassadors for Christ Academy Tournament in Bentonville. Included in the photogragh (left to right) are Christy Lawrence (assistant coach),

St. Louis activates catcher Pena

     CINCINNATI (AP) _ The St. Louis Cardinals activated switch-hitting catcher Brayan Pena from the 60-day disabled list and promoted rookie catcher Carson Kelly from Triple-A Memphis. St. Louis designated Memphis infielder Dean Anna for assignment to

Arkansas wins home opener

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) _ Austin Allen connected with tight end Jeremy Sprinkle for a fourth-down touchdown pass in the fourth quarter and Arkansas rallied for a 21-20 win over Louisiana Tech Saturday. The game-winning pass was from

Tigers lose opener at Morgantown

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) _ Backup running back Justin Crawford rushed for 101 yards and a touchdown filling in for the injured Rushel Shell, and Skyler Howard overcame a first-half injury to lead West Virginia to a 26-11

Cardinals lose to the Reds Saturday

    Zack Cozart hit a pair of doubles during run-scoring innings that included St. Louis misplays, and the Cincinnati Reds sent the Cardinals to their third straight loss, 9-1 Saturday. With the game wrap up here's John Rooney.

Racing recap from Friday night at NCAS

    With a recap of the racing action from the North Central Arkansas Speedway, here's Scott Ramos. Listen: right-click to download mp3         Racing action at NCAS happens every friday night.     WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI

Arkansas's high school football scores

Arkadelphia 41, Stuttgart 30 Ashdown 28, Monticello 14 Bald Knob 41, Des Arc 30 Barton 62, Marvell 20 Bentonville West 56, Pryor, Okla. 44 Berryville 59, Decatur 6 Bigelow 14, Perryville 7 Blytheville 40, Osceola 6 Brinkley

Fridays HS Football Scores Missouri

     Appleton City 18, Rich Hill 13      Ash Grove 14, El Dorado Springs 6      Battle 32, Rock Bridge 6      Belton 42, Winnetonka 6      Blair Oaks 36, Versailles High School 0      Blue Springs South 31, Lee’s Summit North 13

Bombers split season opener with Goblins

         The Mountain Home Junior High 8th grade football team defeated the Harrison Goblins 38-6 Thursday night. The next game will be Thursday at Yellville-Summit where they’ll play the 9th grade team.      The Bomber’s freshman squad opened

MHHS tennis splits with Searcy

    The Mountain Home High School tennis teams split their conference openers at home Thursday against Searcy. The Lady Bombers were 6-2 winners. Emily Heide and Meagan Beck both won two singles matches. The doubles teams of

MHJH cross country teams fare well in opener

media/05563_cross-country.jpg     The cross country season began in Mountain Home with the Junior Bomber Invitational on Thursday with the host teams both faring well. Mountain Home finished second in the girls’ results as the event was won

Thursday schedule includes 6 sports

It’s a busy Thursday with football, volleyball, golf, tennis, cross country and softball on the local schedule. The Mountain Home High School volleyball continues 6A/5A-2 action as they welcome Vilonia to the Hangar. The junior varsity match

MHHS tennis sweeps Bergman

    It was a sweep for the Mountain Home High School tennis teams at home Tuesday against Bergman. The Lady Bombers were 3-0 winners. Emily Heide won in singles play while the doubles teams of Cara Conner

Tuesday schedule includes 4 sports

Volleyball, golf, tennis and softball make up the local Tuesday schedule. The Mountain Home High School golf teams will take on Salem and Izard County in a nine-hole event. The teams will meet at the Golf Course

MHHS volleyball loses at Batesville

    The Mountain Home High School volleyball team dropped their conference opener Monday night at Batesville 3-0. The Lady Pioneers won by scores of 25-13, 25-8 and 25-22. For the Lady Bombers, Maly Tabor had five kills

Travs top Naturals Monday

     LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Sean Coyle hit a run-scoring triple in the seventh inning, and Jabari Henry homered and had two hits, driving in two as the Arkansas Travelers topped the Northwest Arkansas Naturals 5-1

Hamlin gets the pole for Michigan

         Denny Hamlin set the pace in final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice Saturday at Michigan International Speedway, but damaged his Joe Gibbs Racing No. 11 Toyota in a spin midway through the session.     Hamlin, who qualified

Oakland defeats Redbirds Saturday

In interleague play, Oakland trimmed St. Louis 3-2. Khris Davis hustled home on an infield grounder in the eighth for the winning run. With the game recap here's John Rooney. Listen: right-click to download mp3     The

Romo has a broken bone in his back

    FRISCO, Texas (AP) _ Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett says quarterback Tony Romo has a broken bone in his back, and there is no timetable for the 36-year-old veteran's return. Garrett made the comments on Saturday during

Chiefs win at Chicago Saturday

CHICAGO (AP) _ Alex Smith was sharp in leading three scoring drives in the first half and the Kansas City Chiefs got a 23-7 preseason victory over the Chicago Bears Saturday. Smith completed 20 of 30 passes

Tulsa over Travelers Friday night

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Lars Anderson doubled twice, and Seth Frankoff allowed just four hits over six innings as the Tulsa Drillers defeated the Arkansas Travelers 2-1 Friday. Joe Broussard struck Jose Briceno out with a runner

Redbird win over Athletics

    Jedd Gyorko homered and Luke Weaver pitched six strong innings to earn his first major league win as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Oakland Athletics 3-1 Friday night. With the game wrap up, here's John Rooney.

Friday night Football scores Missouri Aug 26

     Adrian 34, Drexel 6      Affton 23, Seckman 7      Appleton City 28, Osceola 12      Ash Grove 21, Stockton 12      Ava 42, Lighthouse Christian 0      Battle 56, Holt 0      Benton 20, Grain Valley 7      Blair Oaks 28, Oak Grove

MHHS volleyball loses to Harrison

    The Mountain Home High School volleyball team lost at home Thursday night to Harrison 3-0. The Lady Goblins won by scores of 25-12, 25-23 and 25-11. For the Lady Bombers, Claudia Carter had five kills and

Adams leads Travelers Tulsa

     TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Caleb Adams homered and had four hits, driving in three as the Arkansas Travelers beat the Tulsa Drillers 7-2 on Thursday. Arkansas got on the board first in the third inning when

Thursday schedule includes 4 sports

Football, volleyball, tennis and golf make up the local Thursday schedule. The Mountain Home High School volleyball team continues its home stand as they welcome Harrison to the Hangar. The freshmen match begins at 4:30 followed by

Bombers top Highland in scrimmage

    The Mountain Home High School football team had their final tune up before the season begins by defeating Highland Tuesday night at Bomber Stadium in a preseason scrimmage. The varsity teams played one half with Mountain

Wood wins Ladies Handicap Match Play

    The Big Creek Country Club 2016 Ladies Handicap Match Play Tournament was held over the weekend. Janet Wood won the championship 2&1 over Julie Bramlett. Wood was the top seed for the tournament, defeating Nancy Brentlinger

Cardinals fall to the Phillies

PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ Cesar Hernandez homered, doubled and singled, and Jeremy Hellickson pitched seven strong innings in the Philadelphia Phillies' 4-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals Saturday night. With the game recap here's John Rooney. Listen:

U.S leads Olympic medal count

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) _ The United States continues to lead all Olympic medal counts with 43 gold, 37 silver and 36 bronze. The 116 total medals break the previous U.S. record for an Olympics on foreign

Sprint Cup to finish today

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) _ The water-logged Sprint Cup race at Tennessee’s Bristol Motor Speedway was called after just 48 of 500 laps were run because of rainstorms throughout Saturday night. The race will resume today at 1

Dale Jr looks good after concussion

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) _ Car owner Rick Hendrick said injured star Dale Earnhardt Junior “looks great,” but the organization will wait until the driver is 100 percent before he returns from a concussion. Hendrick said Saturday that

Friday night races at NCAS

With a recap of the races last night at North Central Arkansas Speedway here's Scott Raymos. Listen: right-click to download mp3          WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI

Olympic Medal count in Rio

The United States continues to pace all medal categories with 38 gold, 35 silver and 32 bronze for a total of 105. Britain is second overall with 24 gold, while China is second with 65 total medals.

Missouri High School Football Scores for August 19th

     Ash Grove 35, Houston 0      Ava 42, Marshfield 13      Battle 35, Mexico 13      Blair Oaks 34, Kirksville 0      Brentwood 43, Cleveland NJROTC 0      Brookfield 14, South Shelby 7      Camdenton 39, Hillcrest 33      Carl Junction 23, Webb City

Big Creek hosts USGA Qualifier

    Big Creek Golf & Country Club hosted an USGA Qualifer Monday for senior men and women. On the men’s side, there were 14 golfers vying for one spot to Old Warson in St. Louis. Mark Allenspach

MH in quarterfinals of World Series

    The Mountain Home Blue Devils will begin bracket play in the Babe Ruth 14-year-old World Series in Westfield, Massachusets Tuesday morning. The Blue Devils adanved to the finals bracket after finishing third in pool play with

Corpus Christi whips Travs

     CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — James Ramsay homered and singled, scoring two runs as the Corpus Christi Hooks beat the Arkansas Travelers 7-1 on Sunday. Ramon Laureano homered and singled with three RBIs and a couple

Rams win in first game back in LA

LOS ANGELES (AP) _Sean Mannion threw a 9-yard touchdown pass to former TCU back Aaron Green with 1:54 remaining for a 28-24 win over the Dallas Cowboys at the LA Coliseum Saturday. Dallas' Dez Bryant caught a

Big Creek Golf Tournament

    The first round of the ASGA Men's Designated Golf Tournament from the Big Creek Golf and Country Club is in the books. In the Open Flight, Trey Schaap of Little Rock is the leader with an opening

Semi Pro basketball game tonight

    The Mountain Home Twin Lakers(a Semi-Pro team in the Elite Basketball League) will be playing an exhibition game tonight against the Gassville Fragonflies, a local scrimmage team at the Hanger in the Mountain Home High School Gym.

Cardinals win at Cubs

         The St. Louis Cardinals stopped the Cubs' 11-game winning streak, beating Chicago 8-4 Saturday. With the game recap here's John Rooney. Listen: right-click to download mp3         The Cardinals are now 61-56 and 13 games behind

NFL Preseason football schedule

        Today     Seattle Seahawks @ KC Chiefs 3:30pm     Indianapolis Colts vs Buffalo Bills 6pm     San Diego Chargers playing Tennessee Titans 7pm     Dallas Cowboys @ LA Rams   7pm         Sunday     Houston Texans vs San Francisco 49ers 6pm     WebReadyTM Powered by

Olympic Medal count Saturday

    The United States leads all countries with 50 medal in the Rio games. The U.S. has 20 Golds, 13 Silver, and 17 Bronze. China is in second with 37 medals, Japan has 24 and Great Britain has

Cardinals lose to the Cubs 13 to 2

    Matt Szczur hit two home runs and the Chicago Cubs won their 11th straight game, backing Jake Arrieta and battering Adam Wainwright to rout the St. Louis Cardinals 13-2 Friday. With the game wrap up here's John