STAFF PHOTO HENRY APPLE Amanda Dillon dons the cap and the medal she received for earning All-American status last weekend during the 2014 USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships, which concluded last weekend in Houston.
SPRINGDALE -- When Amanda Dillon ran in her first USA Track & Field Junior Olympics three years ago, she wished she could be among fellow athletes as they stood on the podium and received their medals.
High School Sports
Mason Miller had to try and make the transition from junior high star to impact varsity two-way player as a Greenland sophomore last fall.
Santos Ramirez of Evangel Christian Academy in Shreveport thought he was all set to play football at LSU until the Tigers backed away from the offer he had been expecting and was prepared to accept.
Swimmers from the Northwest Arkansas Aquatics team recently competed in the Arkansas Age Group Championship meet in Fort Smith and came away with a third-place finish in overall team scoring.
Vin Scully is staying in the booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers.