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March 24th, 2011
Today the Bauxite Miners head to Jonesboro to play in the Extra Innings Spring Classic, which runs through Saturday.
While there, head coach Michael Mattox said the Miners need to cut back defensive errors and improve batting at the end of the lineup.
â€śIâ€™m looking forward to getting a lot better,â€ť he said. â€śWeâ€™ll be playing some good teams this weekend, and itâ€™llm ake us better for when we start conference play next week.â€ť
After winning the Tournament of Champions in North Little Rock last weekend, the Bryant Lady Hornets are taking the show on the road for spring break
Starting Thursday, Bryant (7-1, 1-0 7A Central) will be in Clarksville, Tenn., for a tournament lasting through Saturday. If they play like they did against Mountain Home on Saturday, the Lady Hornets are sure to impress the competition.
Most of my time spent working as of late has been at the ballpark.
Letâ€™s face it, everyone would rather be doing something else, sometimes anything else, than work. But, when your desk is the bleachers and thereâ€™s a concession stand a few feet away, it makes working a little more tolerable.
Spending time watching all these baseball and softball games has reminded me of a million little things I loved so much growing up. There hasnâ€™t been a game where I havenâ€™t seen or heard something that takes me back, and I chuckle a little inside.