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 inks 5 new signees to men’s basketball team

The University of Arkansas at Monticello has inked five new basketball  signees, head basketball coach Kyle Tolin announced. “We are excited about adding five new players to our roster,” said head coach Kyle Tolin. “Just like every year, you try and make things better and that is what our goal was in recruiting. Coach (Justin) Newton and myself have worked extremely hard to find the right fit of guys for the UAM basketball program. We … Continued

Monticello Billies baseball team recognized at awards banquet

The Monticello Billies baseball team and its fans and volunteers were recognized Thursday night at an awards banquet hosted by the Billies Baseball Booster Club. Individual Awards: Rookie Award — Nick Griffin Character Award — Logan Gilliam Billie Spirit Award — Wil Brooks Billie Hustle Award — Ty Henderson Defensive Player of the Year — Sam Mencer Offensive Player of the Year — Clint Pigott Team Award — 21 Double Plays All-Conference honors were awarded … 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