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Notebook: Travs inch closer to top of standings

Jul 26, 2016 1:49pm

With a 6-0 victory over the Northwest Arkansas Naturals at Dickey-Stephens Park on Monday, the Travelers moved to one game behind the second-half leaders.

The Naturals are at the top of the...

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Getting to know: Blackford, a 37th round pick, thriving with Travs

Jul 19, 2016 6:01am

Right-handed pitcher Alex Blackford graduated from high school in Cherry Creek, Colo., and went to college at Arizona State where he also finished with a bachelor of science degree in...

Golf Roundup: Maumelle Classic starts this week

Jul 18, 2016 9:11pm

Seven former champions headline one of the best fields in recent memory as the Maumelle Classic begins this week.

Maumelle Country Club pro Cary Maddox said Monday he was thrilled.


Fishing derby this Saturday

Jul 18, 2016 9:41pm

The Army Corps of Engineers invites youth 15 and under to participate in a free fishing derby at Willow Beach Park, just off of the Arkansas River. The derby will be held from 9 a.m. until noon,...

LOCAL GOLF: Roberson, Bakalekos get tournament wins

Jul 12, 2016 6:17am

Several local golfers picked up tournament wins last week.

Maumelle’s Josie Roberson shot 74-69—143, one-under-par, to win the girls division of the Chuck Morton Junior Championship at Big...

Notebook: Travs back at home for series with Tulsa

Jul 12, 2016 6:13am

After taking the series over Frisco at Dickey-Stephens Park (June 30 – July 2), the Arkansas Travelers did the same thing at the RoughRidgers’ home last week.

On July 6, they defeated Frisco...

Getting to Know: Adams back home in Arkansas, playing for the Travs

Jul 12, 2016 6:12am

Right fielder Caleb Adams was born in Texarkana and went to high schools in both Arkansas and Texas before playing college ball at Louisiana-Lafayette. Drafted as a junior in 10th round of the...

Swimming: Waves take on Barracudas, Marlins at Maumelle

Jul 06, 2016 1:55pm

The Dowell Naylor Aquatic Center in Maumelle was a sea of blue and gold June 25 as the Lakewood Waves swam against the Saline County Barracudas and the Maumelle Marlins. The Waves completed the...

Golf roundup: Spurlock keeps winning streak going

Jul 05, 2016 12:22pm

Ryan Spurlock of Maumelle notched his fourth Arkansas State Golf Association junior win of the season last week, taking a one-stroke victory at the Burns Park Junior Invitational.


Notebook: Travs start second half with losing streak

Jul 05, 2016 12:10pm

After ending the first half of the North division of the Texas standings on a four-game winning streak, the Arkansas Travelers started the second half on a 1-4 losing skid. That losing stretch was...

Getting to Know: Daniel, a California kid, adjusting to the South

Jul 05, 2016 12:09pm

Except for his time with the Travelers, second baseman Andrew Daniel has spent most of his life in the Western part of the U.S and the West Coast. Daniel grew up in San Diego, went to University...