Category Archives: Sports

UAPB gets pounded by Akron

AKRON, Ohio (AP)   Warren Ball rushed for 146 yards and three touchdowns and Thomas Woodson threw for 166 yards and a score in just over two quarters of play as Akron walked over Arkansas-Pine Bluff 52-3. Ball rushed

MH football falls to Nettleton

    The Mountain Home High School football team suffered a loss Friday night at Nettleton. Brad Haworth has the story. Listen: right-click to download mp3     After a scoreless first quarter, Nettleton put 21 points on

Cardinals deal for bullpen help

ST. LOUIS (AP) – The St. Louis Cardinals have acquired right-handed reliever Juan Nicasio from Philadelphia in exchange for minor league infielder Eliezer Alvarez. The 31-year-old Nicasio had joined the Phillies last week on a waiver claim

UCA falls at No. 20 Kansas State

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP)   Jesse Ertz threw for 333 yards and four touchdowns in only three quarters of work, sending Number 20 Kansas State to a 55-19 rout of overmatched Central Arkansas Saturday night. The Wildcats had seven different

Missouri to host Missouri State

OLUMBIA, Mo. (AP)   The last matchup between Missouri and Missouri State, known at the time as Missouri Teachers College, came in 1923. Even a near century between games hasn’t been enough to dampen this rivalry between the two

Chiefs trade DE King to Titans

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP)   The Tennessee Titans have acquired defensive end David King from the Kansas City Chiefs for a conditional seventh-round draft pick. The teams announced the trade Friday night. The 6-foot-4, 281-pound King has played 10 career

Cardinals rally to top Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP)   Dexter Fowler hit a leadoff triple in the ninth inning and scored the go-ahead run on Kolten Wong’s single moments later, Stephen Piscotty later hit a two-run homer, and the St. Louis Cardinals rallied from

Bombers lose season opener to Harrison

The Mountain Home High School football team got the season started Friday night with a loss at home to rival Harrison. Brad Haworth has the details. Listen:   right-click to download mp3 The Goblins scored two

MHHS tennis sweeps Bergman

The Mountain Home High School J.V. tennis teams hosted Bergman Monday and won every match they played. Winning in singles action on the girl’s side were Sarah Godfrey, Karoline Yeakley, Chloe Nosari and Kaitlyn Guinn. Winning doubles

Mizzou adds another hoops standout

    COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Missouri says prep basketball standout Jontay Porter has reclassified and signed as part of first-year coach Cuonzo Martin’s 2017 recruiting class. The 6-11, 240-pound forward joins his older brother and father for

ASU senior LB suspended

    JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas State says senior linebacker Khari Lain has been suspended for the upcoming football season. The university would not elaborate on the suspension but said it was issued by the NCAA for

Busy off-season for Bielema

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) – Bret Bielema has had a busier offseason this year than most compared to his first four at Arkansas. The 47-year-old coach celebrated the birth of his firstborn _ daughter Briella _ earlier