Record-setting night extends Hogs’ tournament run

By John Thomas/UA SPORTS INFORMATION Chad Spanberger hit three home runs and the Razorback pitching staff combined for a seven-inning no-hitter to defeat eighth-seeded Auburn, 12-0, and avoid elimination from the SEC Tournament. “It’s great,” Spanberger said, referring to his three-homerun said. “It puts great confidence in this team. But it wasn’t just me, it was great pitching that also helped us play great today.” With the win, Arkansas moves on to play the loser … Continued

Razorbacks can’t hold off Bulldogs in tournament opener

By John Thomas/UA SPORTS INFORMATION The 13th-ranked Razorback baseball team jumped out to an early lead after a first inning home run by Luke Bonfield Thursday morning in its first game of the SEC Tournament. However, the Hogs were unable to hold off the fifth-seeded Mississippi State Bulldogs, which scored all of its runs in eighth and ninth innings to win, 4-3, at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. The defeat sends Arkansas to loser’s bracket of the … Continued

G&F Commission approves hunting regulations changes

The Arkansas Game & Fish Commission has set the 2017-18 hunting season dates for all game, including waterfowl season and 2018 turkey season. Opening days of the 2017-18 Arkansas deer season are: Archery – Sept. 23, 2017 Muzzleloader – Oct. 21, 2017 Modern Gun – Nov. 11, 2017 Private Land Modern Gun Antlerless Deer Hunt – Oct. 14-18, 2017 Special Modern Gun Youth Deer Hunt – Nov. 4-5, 2017 and Jan. 6-7, 2018 Christmas Holiday … Continued

UAM eliminated from NCAA Regional by Minnesota State

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team was taken down by number two seed Minnesota State Saturday night. The final score was 6-5. UAM (33-21) found its way onto the scoreboard first against the Mavericks of MSU (46-10) in the bottom of the second inning after an Alex Smith sacrifice fly to center field brought in Andres Rios for the 1-0 advantage. The Mavericks took a 2-1 lead heading into the bottom of the … Continued

UAM tops SAU to advance in NCAA Central Regional

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team defeated number five seed, and GAC rival Southern Arkansas, 5-4, Friday afternoon to advance in the NCAA Central Regional. The Weevils (33-20) scored first on an Austin Brakebill single through the right side of the field in the second inning, which saw Guy Halbert cross the plate for the 1-0 lead over the Muleriders of SAU (39-16) Arkansas- Monticello extended its lead to 3-0 in the bottom of … Continued

Weevils to face SAU Friday after falling to Emporia State

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team was taken down 10-8 in its opening match-up of the 2017 NCAA Central Regional by No. 1 seed Emporia State. Arkansas-Monticello (32-20) struggled out of the gate against the Hornets of ESU (42-11), allowing seven unanswered runs through the first three innings of play. UAM got onto the scoreboard in the top of the fourth after an Andres Rios sacrifice fly to right field brought home Brian … Continued

UAM to face Emporia State in NCAA Regional

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team will take on No. 1 seed Emporia State Thursday in the NCAA Central Regional in Emporia, Kansas at Glennen Field at Trusler Sports Complex. THIS WEEK’S SCHEDULE – NCAA CENTRAL REGIONAL (Emporia, Kansas) Thursday, May 18 10:00 a.m. Game #3 Minnesota State vs. Central Oklahoma 1:15 p.m. Game #2 Lindenwood vs. Southern Arkansas 4:30 p.m. Game #1 Emporia State vs. Ark.-Monticello 7:45 p.m. Game #4 St. Cloud … Continued

UAM wins back-to-back GAC titles

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team defeated Henderson State, 6-1, in the GAC Championship game Sunday afternoon. This contest was a rematch of the Great American Conference title game a year ago as UAM (32-19) took on the Reddies of HSU (32-21) in another championship bout. The Weevils took a 3-0 lead after the second inning of play with RBI hits from Austin Brakebill, Lathan McFadden, and Brian Ray. Henderson State was able … Continued

UAM looks to defend title, defeats Henderson

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team took down number four seed Henderson State in the GAC Championship Tournament Final Four round, by a score of 11-2, and advanced to the GAC title game. Arkansas-Monticello (31-19) jumped onto the board first in the bottom half of the opening inning of play against the Reddies of Henderson State (31-20), after a Sean Wagner ground out saw one run cross the plate. The Weevils opened up … Continued

UAM powers past Arkansas Tech in GAC tournament

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team defeated No. 2 seeded Arkansas Tech, 7-3, Thursday in the first game of the GAC Championship Tournament Final Four round. The match-up, which had been shifted over to the campus of Ouachita Baptist University due to incoming inclement weather, saw the Weevils (30-19) on the scoreboard first in the top of the first inning with a Brady Weiss sacrifice fly to left field. UAM extended its lead … Continued