posted: 05/19/2013 4:35 a.m.
It took three tries to do it, but Pulaski Academy picked the best time to defeat 5A-Central nemesis Little Rock Christian, knocking off the Warriors 5-0 Saturday morning at Baum Stadium to win the Class 5A baseball state championship.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:33 a.m.
William McCauley’s three-run home run in the sixth inning started Jonesboro’s comeback. The senior catcher’s hard-hit single in the seventh made it complete.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:31 a.m.
Taking full advantage of a hitter’s count, Chase Whitehead brought home Taylor’s game-winning run and a state championship.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:30 a.m.
Arkadelphia battled from behind for most of the season, so why should Saturday have been any different?
posted: 05/19/2013 4:27 a.m.
North Little Rock lead off batter Sydney Parr was triple trouble for Rogers on Saturday afternoon.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:26 a.m.
If you can’t hit it, bunt it.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:25 a.m.
It was a finish befitting a game between the past two state champions.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:24 a.m.
A routine popup ended up being anything but routine Saturday in the Class 5A softball state championship game.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:22 a.m.
Even though it dominated in nearly all facets for the opening 40 minutes, it took briefly losing momentum to get Little Rock Christian’s attention in the Class 5A title game Saturday.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:20 a.m.
Valley View senior goalkeeper Cade Simmons did his job by blocking two penalty kicks in the final moments of Saturday’s Class 4A state title game against Central Arkansas Christian.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:19 a.m.
Central Arkansas Christian gave up its first goal of the Class 4A state tournament late in Saturday’s title game against Mena.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:17 a.m.
Shiloh Christian knew it had to throw something different at Harrison in the Class 5A girls soccer state championship game, and the Lady Saints ended up pitching a shutout.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:10 a.m.
Junior-college defensive lineman Abu Lamin has Arkansas high on his recruiting list even though he has yet to set foot on campus.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:08 a.m.
Outlaw film in the works for late 2014 Outlaw, a documentary on former Arkadelphia Coach John Outlaw, is scheduled for a late 2014 release, said Matt Skinner, whose Atlanta-based company, Skinner Digital, LLC, is producing the film.
posted: 05/19/2013 4:04 a.m.
Saturday’s results BASEBALL Class 5A Pul. Acad. 5, LR Christian 0 Class 6A Jonesboro 5, Greenwood 4 Class 4A Arkadelphia 5, Stuttgart 4 Class 1A Taylor 3, SS Bee Branch 2