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March 5th, 2015
Because of winter weather which dropped snow and ice over the entire state, the Arkansas Activities Association has postponed Thursdayâ€™s state tournament play in all classes 7A, 6A, 5A, 4A, 3A, 2A and 1A., delaying the start or continuation of tournament play for the second straight day.
The postponement will which push the semifinal round in each classification to next week, and will keep the State Finals which are scheduled for March 12-14 at Hot Springsâ€™ Bank of the Ozarks Arena on schedule.
The starting times will remain the same for all state tournament games.
Bryant Hornets junior Evan Lee runs the bases in Bryantâ€™s 6-4 victory over Arkadelphia at Hornets Field on Tuesday. The Hornets won before the fog rolled in.
Benton centerfielder Hannah Ward, 30, celebrates with her teammates after rounding the bases following her first-inning grand slam in Tuesdayâ€™s season-opener against Vilonia. Benton defeated the Lady Eagles 11-8 after leading 10-0 at one point.