Sports Buzz: Mar. 25- Apr.1


Photo|Clay Campbell

Brad Brewer


The Diamond Hornets travelled to St. Petersburg, FL to compete in the Tampa Bay Spring Training Classic and played 7 games, finishing the week at 6-1, only falling to Maple Grove, MN 7-6. The team then faced the Pine Bluff Zebras last night, winning easily, 7-1. The Diamond Hornets are now 11-1 overall, and are ranked 35th in the nation by CBS Sports.


The Lady Diamond Hornets took on Harmony Grove on Tuesday and were shut down, only managing two hits on route to a 7-2 loss. The team is now 7-5 on the season.


The Hornets and Lady Hornets travelled to Cabot to compete in the Wal-Mart Invitational on Tuesday. The boys team finished fifth overall with 54 points, lead by senior Charles Terry’s victory in the 800-meter race. The girls team finished second to only the home team overall with 100 points. Senior Haley Hood lead the team with 30.5 points with wins in the 300-meter hurdles and the high jump competition. Their next meet is set in Russellville today.