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Pangburn bounces back after game one loss

Pangburn head coach Shawn Woods talks to Shelby Jordan (2) and Autumn Dale (right) between innings of game one of two during the 4-2A district tournament on Thursday afternoon.

Bruce Guthrie / sports@thedailycitizen.com

By Bruce Guthrie Sports@thedailycitizen.com
PANGBURN -- After being battered by a 9-1 loss to the Hector Lady Wildcats in their first game of the day, the Pangburn Lady Tigers healed themselves with a 17-2 win over the White County Central Lady Bears in game two of . . . more »

   

On the offensive

Easton Reaper pitched allowed just one run while the Pangburn offense put up 14 runs against Conway St. Joe in the semifinals of the 4-2A district tournament.

Bruce Guthrie / sports@thedailycitizen.com

By Bruce Guthrie Sports@thedailycitizen.com
PANGBURN - A day off didn't cool the bats of the Pangburn Tigers.
After stormy weather on Wednesday delayed the continuance of the 4-2A district baseball tournament, it didn't affect the Tigers' hitting. In fact, it may h . . . more »

   

Perfect planning makes for dry diamonds

Bruce Guthrie
"...Raindrops keep falling on my head. But that doesn't mean my eyes will soon be turning red. Crying's not for me 'cause, I'm never gonna stop the rain by complaining..."
You thank me the next time you see me about the song I just put in you . . . more »

   

Extra work pays off for Lions

Searcy will attempt to beat the Mountain Home Bombers for the second time in three meetings today when the Bombers come to Searcy for the opening round of the conference tournament.

Bruce Guthrie / sports@thedailycitizen.com

By Bruce Guthrie Sports@thedailycitizen.com
Facing Mountain Home for the third straight time is going to be a challenge for both the baseball and softball teams. For the baseball team, that Tuesday experience may serve them well.
"We went there with the intention o . . . more »

   

Bomber Blues

Searcy catcher Sam Lane attempts to make a play on a pop foul during Searcy's 7-2 loss to the Mountain Home Bombers. Searcy will host either West Memphis or Marion on Tuesday.

Bruce Guthrie / sports@thedailycitizen.com

By Bruce Guthrie Sports@thedailycitizen.com
Errors kill.
The Searcy Lions committed three of them in Friday's 7-2 loss to Mountain Home in the opening round of the 6A-East conference tournament on Friday.
When the seventh inning began, Mountain Home was only up a r . . . more »

   

Pistokache's no-hitter leads Searcy into 2nd round

Maegan Pistokache struck out 15 Mountain Home hitters in a 4-0 no-hitter on Friday in the first game of the 6A-East conference tournament. The Lady Lions travel to Jonesboro on Tuesday at 5 p.m.

Bruce Guthrie / sports@thedailycitizen.com

By Bruce Guthrie Sports@thedailycitizen.com
All Searcy pitcher Maegan Pistokache needed was one run.
When she got three from her Searcy Lady Lions' teammates in the bottom of the seventh, she went to work shutting down Mountain Home throwing a 4-0 no-hitter agains . . . more »

   

Rose Bud, Bald Knob on collision course

By Bruce Guthrie Sports@thedailycitizen.com
Just as was the case during basketball season, the Rose Bud Lady Ramblers and Bald Knob Lady Bulldogs will enter this week's regional tournament as the top seeds on their respective side of the bracket.
Rose Bud pitcher J . . . more »

   

Haney, Parish receive Berryhill Award

Park Parish was the GAC Offensive Player of the Year. This week he won Harding's prestigious Berryhill Award.

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Special to the Daily Citizen
Harding University announced its recipients of the annual Berryhill Award last week.
The Berryhill Award is the highest award the Harding athletic department gives and is named after former coach and athletic director M.E. Berryhill. Th . . . more »

   

Anderson speaking at Searcy at May Hogs rally

Arkansas head basketball coach Mike Anderson will speak at the Claude Smithey/White County Razorback Club rally on May 25 at 6 p.m. in the Searcy High School cafeteria.


Daily Citizen Sports Staff
The Claude Smithey/White County Razorback Club is hosting a rally on Thursday, May 25 in the Searcy High School cafeteria at 6 p.m. Hogs' head coach Mike Anderson will be the featured speaker.
Tickets are available at the main banking loc . . . more »

   

Bisons earn No. 9 seed in regionals

Special to the Daily Citizen
For the first time in program history, the Harding men's golf team has qualified for NCAA Division II postseason play.
Harding has been selected as one of 10 teams in the Central Region to compete in the 2017 Central/Midwest Regional at . . . more »

   

Lady Bisons get 4-game sweep in final home series

Special to the Daily Citizen
The second-ranked Harding softball team completed the series sweep of Northwestern Oklahoma on Saturday after winning the Great American Conference doubleheader 4-2 and 8-0 in six innings.
After the doubleheader, Harding recognized seni . . . more »