Troubling development: Ames refuses to play a football game in Des Moines for fear of player and fan safety. We can't let that happen again. This shouldn't happen in Iowa, especially in the shadow of the state capitol. But on Friday, Des Moines East High School's football team was scheduled to hos...
Category: Wire Sports    Published: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014     comments
Picture: Harmony Grove's Clayton McKelvin looks to score during the Hornet...
Harmony Grove's Clayton McKelvin looks to score during the Hornet...
By KELLY BLAIR Sports Editor Harmony Grove has been looking for a break-out game for a few weeks now and on Friday, they got it. A break-out game often happens when there is a break-out performance by a number of individual players, and Harmony Grove had no shortage of that Friday, either. Junio...
Category: Local Sports    Published: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014     comments
The Boys & Girls Club of Ouachita County is planning to restart its youth basketball program in 2015. Registration for teams will be held from Nov. 3-17. Cost for players is $55 for new members, $40 for those who are already members of the club. There will be age groups of 5&6, 7&8, 9...
Category: Local Sports    Published: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014     comments
FAYETTEVILLE - Following Arkansas’ 45-32 SEC loss to Georgia last Saturday in Little Rock, Arkansas Coach Bret Bielema was asked about his Razorbacks’ objective to win the minimum six for bowl eligibility. Arkansas, 0-4 in the SEC West, is 3-4 overall with five games left. “I thi...
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LITTLE ROCK (AP) — The top 10 overall high school football teams in Arkansas and the top five in Classes 6A, 5A, 4A, 3A and 2A, as voted by a panel of Associated Press-member sports writers and broadcasters. Ranking is given with first-place votes received, records, total points and last week...
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Royals add Nix to playoff roster KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Infielder Jayson Nix has been added to the Kansas City Royals' active roster for the World Series against San Francisco in place of rookie Christian Colon. The 32-year-old Nix hasn't played since the wild-card playoff win over Oakland on Se...
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HOOTENS.COM  GAME OF THE WEEK No. 8 Des Arc at No. 3 Hazen This is the 6-2A title game. Both teams are unbeaten in league play and will be heavy favorites the next two weeks. Despite nagging injuries to all-state RB Trenton Mosby and RB/LB Lucas Tenison, Hazen has averaged 44 ppg behind juni...
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Kansas City, Giants ready to get World Series underway
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alex Gordon took a big rip at a batting-practice fastball, fouled it off badly into the cage, and ducked when the carom nearly hit him in the head. Gordon let out a huge laugh, and so did a bunch of his Kansas City Royals teammates watching Monday’s workout. &ld...
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