SPORTS>> Cabot’s Benton holding on to lead

By JASON KINGLeader sportswriterHis summer on the greens has been dazzling so far, but Nicklaus Benton’s quest to repeat as Arkansas State Golf Association Junior Player of the Year is still unsettled.Benton is currently in good position to repeat as the ASGA Junior Player of the Year, but hasn’t clinched it yet. He is currently in a dogfight with Austen […]

SPORTS>> Cabot’s Benton holding on to lead

By JASON KINGLeader sportswriterHis summer on the greens has been dazzling so far, but Nicklaus Benton’s quest to repeat as Arkansas State Golf Association Junior Player of the Year is still unsettled.Benton is currently in good position to repeat as the ASGA Junior Player of the Year, but hasn’t clinched it yet. He is currently in a dogfight with Austen […]

SPORTS>> Loss to North Little Rock brings junior Bruins’ season to a close

By JASON KINGLeader sportswriterThe ups and downs Sylvan Hills experienced during its stint in the zone tournament at Burns Park through the weekend is a good representation of the junior Legion Bruins’ entire season. They played through the summer with no true home field, and had to surrender many of their older players due to the formation of a second […]

SPORTS>> Cabot survives

By KELLY FENTONLeader sports editorOver a period of about 48 hours, Cabot Community Bank and Jacksonville Gwatney Chevrolet got to know each other very, very well.The two teams played three times over that period, producing, strangely enough, 20 runs in each of the games – including identical 12-8 finals in two of them.When Cabot’s fourth relief pitcher, Matt Evans, finally […]