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Notebook: Travs sweep doubleheader

Jul 19, 2016 6:03am

For the first time this season, the Arkansas Travelers swept a doubleheader when they defeated the Springfield Cardinals on Monday, 3-1 and 6-4 at Hammons Field.

Prior to the doubleheader...

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GOLF ROUNDUP: Roberson wins, will play in U.S. Girls’ Junior in New Jersey

Jun 21, 2016 5:00am

Maumelle’s Josie Roberson qualified Monday for the United States Girls’ Junior Championship with a one-over-par 72 at Pine Bluff Country Club.

Roberson, 15, tied Hailee Cooper of Montgomery...

Hannah Bakalekos, the North Little Rock senior, plays at Maumelle Country Club with her grandfather Bob Steel, and The Greens at North Hills in Sherwood, where she lives. (Callie Sterling photo)

Bakalekos got her game going young

Updated: Jun 20, 2016 10:28pm

Hannah Bakalekos credits her grandfather, Bob Steel, for her start in golf, but he is quick to deflect the credit back to her.

Bakalekos, 17, a rising senior at North Little Rock High School...

High School football: Hooten’s picks teams’ fall finishes

Jun 20, 2016 9:55pm

The North Little Rock Charging Wildcats are picked first in the 7A Central according to the coaches poll in this year’s Hooten’s Arkansas Football Magazine. Coaches voted Central Arkansas...

Golf Roundup: Spurlock, Weiner roll to wins

Updated: Jun 14, 2016 10:43am

A pair of Maumelle golfers triumphed last week in the 32nd Faded Rose Bruce Jenkins Memorial at Rebsamen Golf Course in Little Rock.

Ryan Spurlock, 18, defended his 2015 championship, firing...

Getting to Know: Henry surprised by Seattle letting him go

Jun 14, 2016 7:29am

Released by the Seattle Mariners on March 21, Travs leftfielder Jabari Henry was picked up by Angels on March 25. A native of Orlando, Fla., Henry played at Florida International and was selected...

Notebook: Travs on a winning streak

Jun 14, 2016 7:27am

Seven games into a 20-game stretch, the Arkansas Travelers are 4-3 which includes a three-game winning streak over the Northwest Arkansas Naturals last Saturday through Monday at Dickey-Stephens...

Golf Roundup: Spurlock, Bakalekos, Wrentz leading the way

Jun 07, 2016 8:53am

Heading into the meat of the summer season, several local golfers are again among the leaders in the various Arkansas State Golf Association player of the year races.

Ryan Spurlock of...

Notebook: Travs are up and down

Jun 07, 2016 1:59pm

Continuing tradition, the Arkansas Travelers are experiencing their ups and downs during the first half of the Texas League season.

Three times, the Travs (23-33) suffered five-game losing...

Getting to know: Aguilera is an up and comer for Travs

Jun 07, 2016 1:56pm

Drafted in 2013 from Illinois State in the 34th round, first baseman Eric Aguilera joined the Travelers on August 26, 2015 and at the time led the California League in doubles (38), was tied for...

Ryan Scott (UALR photo)

College baseball: Scott is First Team All­-American

Jun 07, 2016 8:00am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Ryan Scott was named a Louisville Slugger First Team All-­American by Collegiate Baseball last week.

Scott, from North Little Rock, earned First...