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2014 U.S. Junior Water Ski Team Trials

The 2014 U.S. Junior Water Ski Team Trials was held June 28-29 at Cedar Creek Ski Park in Elkins, Ark. 10 girls and 5 boys participated in the event.  Here are some photos from Saturday afternoon.  

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NWA Media All-Area athletes and coaches

Tyler Browne of Haas Hall Academy. After each semester, we assemble an all-area team of local standout athletes and coaches from the large and small schools in each of that season’s sports in order to recognize their accomplishments. The idea is to develop a set of photographs that hang together with a common element. I […]

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Battle for Townsend’s Ridge

Photos from the Battle for Townsend’s Ridge mountain bike race at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area near Rogers on Sunday. This year’s race, part of the 9-race Arkansas Mountain Bike Championship Series, was hosted by the Ozark Off-Road Cyclists and Friends of Hobbs organizations and attracted 216 entries, up slightly from last year according to organizers. […]

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Arkansas qualifies athletes in NCAA meet

Arkansas freshman Regine Williams checks her time on the scoreboard after finishing in the 200 meters during the third day of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field West Preliminary Meet at John McDonnell Field in Fayetteville. Today was beautiful; a wonderful day to go watch a track meet. The level of competition was very high […]

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Fayetteville spring Purple-White game

Fayetteville receiver Garland Allison, center, has his helmet pulled off by linebacker Ian Jackson (7) during the annual spring Purple-White game Friday, May 30, 2014, at Harmon Stadium in Fayetteville. Lots of new faces made this year’s game interesting. It was fun to see Terrance Rock blossom right before our eyes as a player to […]

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Naturals get off the schneid, rip Hooks

Northwest Arkansas Naturals first baseman Juan Graterol celebrates a 2-run home run against Corpus Christi during the third inning Sunday, May 25, 2014, at Arvest Ballpark in Springdale. The Naturals shook off a six-game losing streak with a win over the Hooks. I’ve not been very good luck for the home team over the years, […]

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2014 SEC Baseball Tournament

The University of Arkansas Razorbacks battled their way through the SEC baseball tournament to the semi finals before getting eliminated by the LSU Tigers 11-1 in Saturdays game at the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium in Hoover, Alabama.   Now the Razorbacks now set their sights on gearing up for the NCAA tournament with hopes to reach the […]

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North Little Rock stuns Bentonville, 2-1

Bentonville’s Emma Kinsey, left, and Ashley Hagel hug after North Little Rock’s come-from-behind, 2-1 win Saturday, May 24, 2014, during the Class 7A state championship game at Bogle Park in Fayetteville. With Bentonville up, 1-0, in the bottom of the seventh inning, the final inning of the game, North Little Rock scored 2 runs on […]

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HS Soccer State Championships (Saturday)

It was all soccer all day for me on Saturday, May 24, 2014, at Razorback Field in Fayetteville. I covered the 7A girls and boys and 4A girls and boys state championship games. Game one (7A girls): Bentonville – 3, Bryant – 2. Game two (7A boys): Bentonville – 3, Springdale Har-Ber – 0. Game […]

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Fayetteville blanked, run-ruled by Bryant

Fayetteville catcher Grant Koch reacts to the Bulldogs’ 10-0, run-rule loss to Bryant Friday, May 23, 2014, of the Class 7A state baseball championship game at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville. Fayetteville is nationally ranked and has made quick work of their opponents all year, but Bryant has been a dominant team all season as well. […]

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