Slowing tempo can increase speed

It is a fact that distance is directly related to clubhead speed at impact, but clubhead speed is not determined by how fast you swing the club.

Astin to get first Double-A start

Forrest City native and Cincinnati Red’s pitcher Barrett Astin (AA Reds) will get his first start tonight with the Pensacola Blue Wahoos after being promoted from high-A to AA last Thursday.

The Ralph under way at FCity CC

For the 14th consecutive year, Forrest City native and Texas State University defensive coordinator welcomed golfers to the annual Ralph Thompson Memorial Golf Tournament, aka The Ralph, which got under way this morning this at the Forrest City Country Club.

Bulls make Arkansas’ Portis 22nd pick

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls figured Arkansas power forward Bobby Portis would be gone by the time they picked. Once their turn came, the decision was easy.

The Ralph takes center stage Monday

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Area Director David Parker always sees the cup half full instead of half empty when addressing the needs of FCA in eastern Arkansas.

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Fellowship of Christian Athletes ‘Triple Threat’ Tournament At Forrest City Sports Complex

Astin promoted to Class AA Pensacola

CLEARWATER, Fla. — Forrest City native Barrett Astin won’t be around for the Daytona Tortugas’ quest to qualify for the Florida State League Playoffs as the team begins the second half of the High A season.