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Softball: Prough perfect in showdown between league leaders

BENTONVILLE -- Maddy Prough has thrown some great games in her career at Bentonville High, but she was perfect on Thursday.

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Baseball: Pleimann returns to form for first-place Fayetteville

SPRINGDALE -- Miller Pleimann didn't let a bad game from last week linger.

Rogers a frequent stop on coaching carousel

I still remember a comment made to me in 1988 shortly after I was hired as a sports writer by the Rogers Morning News.

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Blade Runners inspire others with courage, persistence

FORT SMITH — Richard Browne took a deep breath and released some nervous energy when he sprinted forward a few feet before taking his position at the starting blocks for the big race.

Softball: Beeman pitches Rogers past Rogers Heritage

One run was all the support Sadie Beeman needed against Rogers Heritage.

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Freshman Kildow piling up Ks for Gravette

The Arkansas women's softball team has a long wait after recently receiving a verbal commitment from a promising young star.

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Former Hogs labor in the land of weird mascots

Sea Dogs, Jumbo Shrimp, and Lugnuts.

Soccer: Hargus scores three goals to lead Bentonville past Bentonville West

It was once, twice, three times for Lauren Hargus on Tuesday.

Playing ‘pepper’ with baseball, basketball, bicycles

We’ll play some “pepper” today while taking a break from a busy spring sports schedule.

Baseball: Williams overcomes rough start to shut down Har-Ber

It's not often a pitcher can walk the bases loaded to begin a game and still end up with the victory.

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Mike Loyd visits with Rogers High supporters after being named the new head coach of the Mounties. L...

Mike Loyd visits with Rogers High supporters after being named the new head coach of the Mounties. Loyd, 59, has coached for 30 ye...

Published: February 21, 2016

Candace Reed, a fifth-grade teacher at Prairie Grove, displays some items up for bid during a silent...

Candace Reed, a fifth-grade teacher at Prairie Grove, displays some items up for bid during a silent auction Friday at Tiger Stadi...

Published: October 4, 2015

Peyton Powell has qualified for the state meet in the 400 and as a member of Har-Ber’s 4X400-meter r...

Peyton Powell has qualified for the state meet in the 400 and as a member of Har-Ber’s 4X400-meter relay team. He will continue hi...

Published: April 23, 2015

Troy Goss is a starting defensive lineman as a junior for Arkansas-Pine Bluff. He has 11 tackles thi...

Troy Goss is a starting defensive lineman as a junior for Arkansas-Pine Bluff. He has 11 tackles this season for the Lions, who fa...

Published: September 20, 2013

Senior Jacob Storilie will take over at quarterback this season for Prairie Grove. Storlie replaces ...

Senior Jacob Storilie will take over at quarterback this season for Prairie Grove. Storlie replaces Cooper Winters, a three-year s...

Published: September 1, 2013

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