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<p>photo by KENNETH FRY</p><p>Alan Swaim (left) hands off the ball for the ceremonial first pitch during the opening ceremonies of the 2004 Babe Ruth World Series. Swaim will be inducted into the Babe Ruth Southwest Region Hall of Fame.</p>

Swaim receives Hall of Fame honor

Apr 16, 2014 4:06am

A ceremony honoring Alan Swaim’s induction into the Southwest Region Hall of Fame will take place on Monday, April 21, starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Field of Dreams as part of the opening...

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Hamilton wins second race at CCS; Hunter grabs first TSS win

Apr 16, 2014 4:05am

Jimmy Hamilton took his second straight win in the Front Wheel Drive at Crawford County Speedway on Saturday.

Hamilton had his fourth consecutive Top 3 finish.

Josh Jones was second...

<p>photo by TAMMY HOBSON</p><p>Mountainburg’s Tia Carpenter misses the ball after the Prairie Grove runner slides into her during Friday’s 10-5 loss.</p>

Prep Softball: Mountainburg faces Prairie Grove

Apr 16, 2014 4:05am

photo by TAMMY HOBSON

Mountainburg’s Tia Carpenter misses the ball after the Prairie Grove runner slides into her during Friday’s 10-5 loss.

photo by TAMMY HOBSON

The Prairie...

<p>photo by GEORGE “CLAY” MITCHELL</p><p>Alma finished runner up to Wynne in the Class 5A State Weightlifting Meet held in Russellville recently. Both Malachi White and Michael Nicholson were tied for runner up in their respective weight class. White competed in the 181-weight class and had a total lift of 565. Nicholson was in the 220-weight class and had a total lift of 585. Other Alma competitors include: Front (from left) ѠDillan Higgins, Michael Nicholson, Malachi White, Seth Linker and Will Resimos. Back ѠShane Rye, Jimmy Petree, Evan Burris, Daniel Edwards and Hayden Higgns.</p>

Weightlifting: Alma finishes runner up in Class 5A

Apr 14, 2014 8:06am

photo by GEORGE “CLAY” MITCHELL

Alma finished runner up to Wynne in the Class 5A State Weightlifting Meet held in Russellville recently. Both Malachi White and Michael Nicholson were tied...

Prep Softball: Winds wreck havoc as Lady Pointers fend off rally

Apr 14, 2014 8:06am

Wind played havoc with two 7A/6A-West games at Van Buren’s Pointers Softball Complex this week.

On Tuesday, a strong wind blew heavy from from left field to right field which turned several...

Softball: Stafford’s late home run lifts Van Buren

Apr 14, 2014 8:05am

After pitching seven strong innings, Tori Stafford made sure she did not have to pitch an eighth against Springdale.

Stafford’s walk-off three-run homer in the bottom of the seventh lifted...

Prep Baseball: Timely hits powers Alma past Grizzlies

Apr 14, 2014 8:06am

Alma coach Kevin Edwards was finally glad to get something from his team he hadn’t seen in a couple weeks. Several of the Airedales games since Spring Break provided plenty of baserunners, but...

<p>photo by TAMMY HOBSON</p><p>Mountainburg picked up one sweep and dropped another this week in 2A-4 Conference play. The Dragons opened the week with a pair of losses to Magazine, but bounced back to beat Hartford 17-2, 13-3 in three innings in each game. Against Magazine, Mountainburg grabbed a triple play. Tyler Patterson caught a line drive and threw it to Kyle Pense (right) who tagged out the runner. Several thought that was the end of Magazine’s at bat, but the runner at third made a play for home. Trey Allen scooped up the loose ball near the pitcher’s mound and throws it to Elijah Wood to tag out the runner at home.</p>

Mountainburg, Cedarville face conference opponents

Apr 14, 2014 8:07am

photo by AARON SHAFFER

Cedarville shortstop Shanda Brown hits a RBI triple in the fourth inning in the nightcap of the doubleheader on Thursday. Elkins won the first game 14-0 before winning...

Prep Track: Airedales win Bulldog Relays

Apr 14, 2014 8:06am

Alma won the Bulldog Relays in Greenwood on March 7, finishing ahead of Class 7A Northside by 24.5 points.

The Airedalettes were ninth out of 14 teams as Poteau won the women’s division....

Prep Softball: Lady Pointers compete at River Rumble

Apr 09, 2014 7:52am

Sheridan defeated Mena, 10-0, in the finals of the River City Rumble Invitational at the Field of Dreams in Van Buren on Saturday. Both teams were unbeaten to get to the finals.

There were...

Prep Baseball: Alma splits DH with Morrilton

Apr 09, 2014 8:03am

ALMA — The Airedales awoke from their slumber on Friday in the nightcap of their 5A-West doubleheader against Morrilton.

Alma batted around in two innings and romped to a 14-1 win to invoke...

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