With plenty of statewide and regional baseball tournaments lined up this year, this summer at Taylor Field has been one of the most enjoyable for its executive director in recent years, he said Tuesday.
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FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas football coach Bret Bielema made it clear last week the Razorbacks would not stray from their core beliefs as they move on from 2013.
The 10th-grade Arkansas Bearcats finished second in the Elite Championship bracket of the HoopPlayUSA National Championships this past weekend. Team members include (pictured in no particular order): Darrian evans, Kewon Douglass, Wayne Rouse, Cameron Girey, Brandon Lowe, Ja’Quavis Russell, Keith Peterson, Chris Slater, Derrick Marks, Amare Thompson and Carl Smith Jr. Coaches are Danny Evans and Christian Smith. (Special to The Commercial)
Sam Atkinson couldn’t bear to look.
Debbie and Gary Johnson have 112 years of golf experience between them. An impressive number, no doubt, but even more so when you consider they’ve only been alive a combined 129 years.
LITTLE ROCK — Not on par with the “Drive,” or the “Miracle on Markham,” but Rory McIlroy’s response halfway through the final round of the British Open will stand for his defining moment until he crafts something better.
WHITE HALL — Tink Hence and Austin Weatherford combined to allow just two hits as the Pine Bluff Western Little League All-Stars defeated White Hall 3-0 on Sunday in the winner’s bracket final of the Little League 11- and 12-year-old state tournament.
Not only did the White Hall 9- and 10-year-old Little League All-Stars win district and state championships this summer, they didn’t lose a game in the process.
The Arkansas Bearcats seventh grade team finished in first place of the seventh grade bronze division in the HoopPlayUSA Nationals in Conway this weekend. They defeated the Texas Bulls 62-57 in the championship game. Players pictured are Mekel Kentle, Charles Harris, Kaleb Higgins, Javarious Brown, Jaden Crater, Jamarion Brown, Dewanje Hogan, Timquorian Johnson, Berkarion Black, Jamarcus Brown, Davion Graham, and Marquise Anderson. Also pictured is coach Brian Cal, team founders Jarrett Bell and Charles Woods; and staff Trenton Harris and Jordan Crater.