Spring sports benefit games this week; baseball date changed


At the request of Hot Springs Lakeside, the pre-season benefit baseball game against the Bryant Hornets has been moved to this Thursday, Feb. 27. The game was originally set for Tuesday, Feb. 25. Start time is 5 p.m.

The BHS softball and soccer teams will also be involved in pre-season benefit action this week. At the softball yard, Bryant hosts Sylvan Hills on Thursday at 5:30 p.m. A fish fry will be held in conjunction with the game with proceeds going to the Lady Hornets' program. For further details, go here.

The Bryant boys soccer team will be hosting a jamboree with Little Rock Catholic and Conway this Friday at 5:30 p.m., as its benefit game. The Lady Hornets will be in Russellville for a benefit jamboree that night as well.

Gate proceeds for benefit games go to the Arkansas Activities Association's catastrophic insurance program. Only AAA passes are accepted.