March 4th, 2015
Benton centerfielder Hannah Ward, 30, celebrates with her teammates after rounding the bases following her first-inning grand slam in Tuesdayâ€™s season-opener against Vilonia. Benton defeated the Lady Eagles 11-8 after leading 10-0 at one point.
Because of winter weather which is expected to cover the state with either snow or ice today, the Arkansas Activities Association has postponed Wednesdayâ€™s state tournament play in all classes 7A, 6A, 5A, 4A, 3A, 2A and 1A).
The postponement will which push the semifinal round in each classification to Sunday, and will keep the State Finals which are scheduled for March 12-14 at Hot Springsâ€™ Bank of the Ozarks Arena on schedule.