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April 25, 2018
El Dorado News Times

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Surging Bucks enter postseason on high note

By Jason Avery News-Times Staff Over the last month of the regular season, Smackover has put together a solid run. After Monday’s 16-2 win over Hampton in their regular season finale, the Bucks enter postseason play having won eight of their last 11 games.

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Razorbacks knock off Red Raiders 5-1

By Nate Allen Special to the News-Times FAYETTEVILLE - Spectacularly preserving the 5-1 run lead they inherited in the third inning, Razorbacks relievers Evan Lee and Barrett Loeske pitched nationally No. 7 Arkansas to a 5-1 victory over the nationally No. 4 Texas Tech Red Raiders Tuesday night before 6,870 at Baum Stadium.

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Parkers Chapel upends Fordyce 4-1

By Jason Avery News-Times Staff PARKERS CHAPEL - It may have been Senior Day at Parkers Chapel on Monday, but it was a freshman who stole the show. Trace Shoup, the Trojans’ freshman shortstop, went 2-for-3 with three RBIs, as the Trojans knocked off Fordyce 4-1 at Robert McKinnon Park.

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Hogs struggling after weekend

By Nate Allen Special to News-Times FAYETTEVILLE - The Arkansas Razorbacks didn’t just lose three games in Starkville, Miss. swept last SEC weekend by then SEC West last-place Mississippi State.

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Lady Wildcats score big in victory over Hot Springs

News-Times Staff El Dorado sent 18 batters to the plate in the second inning and cruised to a 17-0 win over Hot Springs in a three-inning game at the El Dorado-Union County Recreation Complex. The Lady Wildcats improved to 13-11 on the season and travel to Magnolia today for a 5 p.m. contest.

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Lady Trojans to face big week

Parkers Chapel's softball program is heading into one of its biggest weeks of the season. The Lady Trojans, who are 11-7 overall and 7-1 in conference, are in a four-team race for first place with Rison, Spring Hill and Harmony Grove. PC travels to Emerson today but then visits Spring Hill on Thursday and Harmony Grove on Friday.

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Rison knocks off Lady Trojans 5-1

News-Times Staff RISON - Errors proved costly for Parkers Chapel on Friday as the Lady Trojans fell to Rison 5-1. The Lady Trojans dropped to 11-7 overall and 7-1 in league play.

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Frazier playing for Icelandic league crown

El Dorado native Whitney Frazier scored 26 points to lead Haukar to an 85-68 win over Valur Thursday. The win gave Haukar a 1-0 lead in the best-of-5 championship series of the Icelandic Dominos Women’s Basketball League.

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Wildcats run over Bobcats 11-1

By Jason Avery News-Times Staff Brennan Smith went 4-for-4, finishing a home run short of hitting for the cycle, as El Dorado cruised to an 11-1 win over Hope in a 5A-6A District 6 contest at the El Dorado-Union County Recreation Complex on Friday.

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Smackover gets past Horatio 8-3

News-Times Staff SMACKOVER - Smackover ventured out of conference to take on Horatio on Thursday. The Lady Bucks continued their dominance with an 8-3 win over the Lady Lions. Smackover, which has clinched the 3A-8 title, improved to 21-5 on the season.

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Razorbacks, Bulldogs set to open SEC series

By Nate Allen Special to the News-Times FAYETTEVILLE - At only 19-19 overall and last in the SEC West at 5-10, the Mississippi State Bulldogs may not seem a major obstacle against the nationally No. 3 Arkansas Razorbacks in this three-game SEC West series starting tonight in Starkville, Miss.

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Wildcats knock off Wolves

By Jason Avery News-Times Staff Derek Jobe turned in a superb performance on the mound, and El Dorado got just enough offense to top Lake Hamilton 4-2 in a 5A-6A District 6 showdown at the El Dorado-Union County Recreation Complex on Thursday.

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Big first inning lifts El Dorado to win over Hot Springs

By Jason Avery News-Times Staff On Wednesday, El Dorado began a three-game homestand that could go a long way towards determining their seeding for the 6A West Conference Tournament. If their performance on Wednesday is any indication, the Wildcats’ fans could be in for a treat, as El Dorado scored 11 runs in the first inning en route to a 16-2 win over Hot Springs in a 5A-6A District 6 contest at the El Dorado-Union County Recreation Complex.

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