athletics

LITTLE ROCk - The Arkansas Activities Association recently released the 2017 regional and state tournament bids for spring sports throughout the state.
The Arkadelphia Badgers and Lady Badgers will be playing their 4A state basketball tournament in Nashville. Nashville was the only 4A school to bid on the basketball state tournament site this year according to the list.
The AAA Board of Directors will meet on January 13 at 9 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Airport to make the tournament bid selections.

Basketball State tournaments
7A- Van Buren
6A- Lake Hamilton
5A- Magnolia
4A- Nashville
    4A regionals
    North - Ozark or West Fork
    South - Nashville
    East - Cave City
3A- Bald Knob, Jessieville or Prescott
    3A regionals
    Region 1 - Charleston, Jessieville or Mansfield
    Region 2 - Rose Bud
    Region 3 - Clinton, Hoxie or Riverside
    Region 4 - Drew Central, Junction City or Prescott
2A- Hazen, Pangburn, Quitman or White County Central
    2A regionals
    North - Buffalo Island Central, Carlisle or Marmaduke
    South - Caddo Hills, Magnet Cove or Parkers Chapel
    West/Central - Magazine, Pangburn or Quitman
1A- Hampton, Mount Ida, Kirby (at Nashville) or Shirley (at Clinton)
    1A regionals
    Region 1 - Omaha
    Region 2 - Bay, Calico Rock, Izard County or Rector
    Region 3 - Mount Vernon/Enola
    Region 4 - County Line or Mount Ida
    Region 5 - Emerson or Hampton


Baseball
4A - Lonoke or Nashville
    4A regionals
    North - Dover
    East - Heber Springs or Trumann
    South - Ashdown or Monticello
3A- Bergman (at Harrison Parks) or Harding Academy
    3A regionals
    Region 1 - Greenland
    Region 2 - Harding Academy
    Region 3 - Bergman or Manilla
    Region 4 -


Softball
4A- Lonoke, Nashville or Southside Batesville
    4A regionals
    North - Dover
    East - Heber Springs, Southside Batesville or Trumann
    South - Monticello
3A- Bergman (at Harrison Parks) or Harding Academy
    3A regionals
    Region 1 -
    Region 2 - Haskell Harmony Grove
    Region 3 - Bergman or Manila
    Region 4 -

Soccer
Class 4A - Central Arkansas Christian (at Burns Park) or Batesville Southside

Track and Field
Class 4A - Heber Springs or Pocahontas
Class 3A - Prescott