UAM splits doublheader against Harding

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team split a Great American Conference doubleheader against Harding University Monday afternoon in Searcy. Game one of the day for Arkansas-Monticello (26-16, 21-9 GAC) against the Bisons of HU (19-25, 13-17 GAC) featured the Weevils on the scoreboard first in the opening inning after Brady Weiss knocked in Nick Piraino for the early 1-0 lead. Drake Rowton followed with a two-run home run in the second inning, giving … Continued

UAM softball team splits doubleheader with No. 2 Harding

The University of Arkansas at Monticello softball team split a doubleheader against No.2 ranked Harding University in a GAC doubleheader at Blossoms Field with a win of 4-0, and a loss at 12-3. The opening match-up for UAM (32-18, 25-13 GAC) against Harding (46-6, 36-4 GAC) saw the Blossoms on the board in the first inning with a Maranda Clendenin double to center field which brought home McKenzie Rice. Arkansas-Monticello added to its lead in … Continued

Johnson, Rydeberg selected to All-GAC Team

University of Arkansas at Monticello women’s golfers Lauren Johnson and Frida Rydberg have earned their third straight selection to the All-Great American Conference team. Johnson was named as a second-team selection, and Rydberg earned a honorable mention pick. Johnson, a senior from Dewitt, has led the Arkansas-Monticello women’s golf team in every competition thus far in the spring season with finishes of second, third, fifth, and seventh. Johnson’s best event this spring was at the … Continued

Kinley Lee named to ALL-GAC Second Team

University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s golfer Kinley Lee was selected to the All-Great American Conference Second-Team. Lee, a sophomore from Clyde, Texas, led the UAM men’s golf team this spring at the Southern Bancorp Invitational played in Mountain Home where he recorded an overall score of 222 (75, 74, 73) to tie for eighth place. Lee also led Arkansas-Monticello during the fall season with third and fourth place finishes. His best tournament from the … Continued

UAM ties for fifth at Natural State Classic

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s golf team finished in a tie for fifth place overall at the Natural State Classic Tuesday afternoon, played at the Red Apple Inn and Country Club. Senior Bryan Witmer anchored the UAM squad with a two-round score of 142 (71, 71) and tied for second place in the classic. Freshman Joe Lemieux recorded a two-round score of 149 (75, 74) and tied for 25th place. Freshman Stephane Perrin … Continued

UAM women’s golf team finishes 2nd at Natural State Golf Classic

The University of Arkansas at Monticello women’s golf team placed second overall in the Natural State Golf Classic this past Monday and Tuesday, played at the Red Apple Inn and Country Club. Leading UAM in the classic was senior Lauren Johnson who finished third overall with a two-day combined score of 161 (84, 77). This was Johnson’s fourth top ten finish throughout the spring season. Junior Frida Rydberg (83, 80) finished behind Johnson in fourth … Continued

Weevils lock up series win on Senior Day

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team took down GAC opponent Arkansas Tech Saturday afternoon at home by a final score of 3-1, and took the overall series over the Wonder Boys at 2-1. The Weevils (25-13, 20-7 GAC) jumped onto the scored first against the Wonder Boys (26-16, 20-7 GAC) on senior day in the bottom of the second inning after Austin Brakebill singled to center field to see senior Alex Smith cross … Continued

Johnson leads UAM at Spring Regional Preview

UAM senior Lauren Johnson led the University of Arkansas at Monticello women’s golf team this week at the Spring Regional Preview at Rivercut Golf Course in Springfield Missouri. Johnson tied for fifth overall, shooting a combined two-day score of 152 (76, 76). This was Johnson’s third top ten finish throughout the spring season. Frida Rydberg, a junior, tied for 56th overall (85, 81) with a two-round score of 166. Brianna Dickerson, a junior, (82, 88) … Continued

Early breaks record

The University of Arkansas at Monticello softball team swept the day against Ouachita Baptist to claim the overall series at 3-1, and Alvy Early recorded his 1,162 career victory as a head coach to break the state of Arkansas all-time collegiate wins record. The record, formerly held by former University of Arkansas Razorback head baseball coach Norm DeBriyn (1,161 wins), was surpassed by Early Saturday after the UAM Softball defeated Ouachita for the second time … Continued

UAM sweeps OBU, extends winning streak to six

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team extended its winning streak to six Saturday afternoon, sweeping a 2-game series against GAC opponent Ouachita Baptist. UAM (23-12, 18-6 GAC) took game one, 6-2, and game two, 5-2. In the first game, OBU (11-27, 8-16 GAC) led until the bottom of the sixth when Andres Rios and Alex Smith each knocked in multiple runs to give Arkansas-Monticello the 3-2 lead. The Weevils extended its lead in … Continued