Archive - Apr 12, 2011
The Lady Hornets decisively won both games of a doubleheader Monday, remaining undefeated in the 7A Central Conference.
Bryant beat Mount Saint Mary 13-3 in the first game and 19-1 in the second â€” both ending after five innings, a required length for a game in 7A play.
Head coach Debbie Clark said, â€śIn the first game especially, we did not strike out and scored every inning â€” two goals I have for every game, no matter who we play.â€ť
The Benton Panthers tallied 18 runs on 16 hits to defeat Vilonia 18-10 Monday night at home.
Benton scored nine runs in the second, seven in the fourth and two in the sixth. Vilonia scored a run in the second, two in the third and three in the fourth.
The Benton Panthers scored nine runs in the bottom of the second inning to take a 9-1 lead.
Greg Pryor and Garrison Roy hit back-to-back home runs to lead off the inning and after a strikeout, Brooks Balisterri tripled. A home run by Ashton Roberts scored two more runs before Joseph Henry flew out.
Nicholas Blake Oâ€™Rear, 18, of Benton passed away April 10, 2011.Â
He was born Jan. 13, 1993, in Walker County, Ala.Â
Nicholas attended Bauxite High School and was a Black Belt in Taekwondo.Â He loved being with his son, family and friends.
Nicholas was preceded inÂ death by his grandmother, Mary Ruth Sharitt.