UAM Basketball Team prepares for final road trip

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team will head to Oklahoma for the final week of the regular season, as the Weevils will face Great American Conference opponents Oklahoma Baptist and Southern Nazarene. THIS WEEK’S SCHEDULE Thursday, February 23 | 7:30 p.m. | at Oklahoma Baptist (7-17, 4-15 GAC, 11th GAC) Saturday, February 25 | 3:00 p.m. | at Southern Nazarene (16-10, 13-7 GAC, 4th GAC) WEEK IN REVIEW The Weevils (20-4, 16-4 … Continued

Monticello teen captures division powerlifting championship

  Monticello’s Jordyn Nowlen recently set a state squat record in her age and weight class and became the powerlifting champion in her division at the Southern Powerlifting Association’s Proving Ground Classic Powerlifting Meet in Russellville. Nowlen, 16, lifted in the female 16-17 age group in the 148-pound weight class, squatting 300 pounds, bench pressing 135 pounds and deadlifting 300 pounds, for a total of 735 pounds. She had a perfect day, going 9-for-9. She … Continued

UAM defeats Harding in triple overtime

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team took down Great American Conference opponent Harding University Saturday night on the road, by a final score of 95-94 in triple overtime. This was the first triple overtime game for UAM since the 1999-2000 season when the Weevils defeated Arkansas Tech in a triple overtime match-up. This was also the first triple overtime match-up in men’s basketball in the history of the Great American Conference. No. … Continued

UAM denies Henderson State comeback at home

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team defeated Great American Conference adversary Henderson State Thursday at home by a final score of 78-72. No. 17 Arkansas-Monticello (18-2, 14-2 GAC) held a 38-33 lead over Henderson State (13-9, 8-8 GAC) at the half and continued its high level of play into the second half. Offensively the Weevils were led by junior Derylton Hill with 20 total points in the match-up on 6-for-9 shooting from … Continued

Harvey becomes UAM baseball all-time wins record holder

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team notched its first win of the 2017 season taking down the Tigers of Ouachita Baptist in extra innings, 7-5, and giving head coach John Harvey his 161st win at UAM. The win made Harvey the all-time win record holder in Arkansas-Monticello baseball history, passing the late Carl Preston. Harvey recently became the first coach in school history to sign a multi-year contract when he inked a two-year agreement … Continued

UAM drops two on opening day

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team was defeated twice Saturday afternoon to open up the 2017 season by non-conference opponent Central Oklahoma by final scores of 2-1 and 4-3. The Weevils (0-2) fell victim to two second inning errors that saw Central Oklahoma (2-0) take advantage and see two runs cross the plate in the first game. UAM cut the lead in half in the fifth inning however on a Brady Weiss single … Continued

UAM 2017 Baseball Schedule

Feb. 4 University of Central Oklahoma at noon at UAM Feb. 4 University of Central Oklahoma at 3 p.m. at UAM Feb. 5 University of Central Oklahoma at 1 p.m. at UAM Feb. 7 Ouachita Baptist University at 2 p.m. at Arkadelphia Feb. 10 Washburn University at 2 p.m. at UAM Feb. 11 Washburn University at 2 p.m. at UAM Feb. 12 Washburn University at noon at UAM Feb. 14 Union University at 2 p.m. … Continued

UAM defeats SW Oklahoma State at home

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team took down Great American Conference opponent Southwestern Oklahoma State Saturday afternoon at home by a final score of 101-70. The Weevils (17-2, 13-2 GAC) went back-and-forth with the Bulldogs of Southwestern Oklahoma State (5-15, 2-12 GAC) in the early stages of the opening half, but UAM soon powered ahead of SWOSU. A total lead time of 35:15 paced much of this game for the Weevils, who … Continued

Weevil Football inks 36 on National Signing Day

University of Arkansas at Monticello football coach Hud Jackson announced the 2017 signing day class on National Signing Day, Wednesday, February 1. The commitments include 36 high school seniors and 10 mid-year transfers. “Very excited with this group of high school players,” Jackson said. “We feel that we have some very talented players who are tremendous people. Our coaches did an outstanding job of locating players that fit what we do here at UAM. We … Continued