UAM – Oklahoma Baptist series moved to Sunday, Monday

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team will travel to Shawnee, Oklahoma this weekend to play Oklahoma Baptist in a three-game GAC series. The games, originally scheduled for Friday and Saturday, have been moved to Sunday and Monday due to the possibility of inclement weather moving in around Shawnee, Oklahoma. The Weevils will face the Bison in a single game on Sunday at 2 p.m. and wrap up the series with a doubleheader on Monday … Continued

UAM basketball team gets No. 4 seed in NCAA Central Region Tournament (see bracket)

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team earned the No. 4 seed in the NCAA Central Region Tournament and will face No. 5 seed and defending National Champion Augustana on Saturday, March 11 in Maryville, Missouri at 8:15 p.m. This is the second overall NCAA Tournament appearance for the Weevils in the program’s history, with the last dating back to the 2005-2006 season, when the Weevils advanced into the Sweet Sixteen. Arkansas-Monticello finished … Continued

UAM Women’s Golf Team opens spring season

The University of Arkansas at Monticello women’s golf team began its 2017 spring season Monday at the 2-day Diffee Ford Lincoln Invitational in Edmond, Oklahoma. Senior Lauren Johnson led Arkansas-Monticello as she finished the invitational shooting a 77 on day one and finished up day two shooting an 74 for a 151 total score. Johnson placed in a tie for seventh overall in the tournament. Junior Frida Rydberg (82, 76) finished in a tie for … Continued

Brian Ray Earns Second Consecutive GAC Player of the Week

University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball player Brian Ray has been selected as the Great American Conference Player of the Week for the second straight week, after leading the Weevils to a 4-0 record. Ray, a junior, finished with a .500 batting average for the week, and added three home-runs, six RBIs, and five total runs scored. The Crossett native started off the week with a two home-run performance against Harding at Weevils field and … Continued

UAM Falls to East Central in GAC Championship Game

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team was defeated in the GAC Championship game by East Central by a final score of 82-67. The Weevils (23-6) found itself up at the half against the Tigers of East Central (24-7), 37-31, but the hot shooting of ECU would fuel the Tiger comeback in the second half. UAM was held to 46 percent shooting from the field, compared to that of East Central at 69 … Continued

Weevils sweep SNU, extend win streak to 7

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team swept Southern Nazarene Saturday afternoon at home and extended its win streak to 7. The Weevils defeated SNU 4-1 and 11-0. UAM (10-8, 7-2 GAC) found itself in a tight battle against Southern Nazarene (1-16, 1-8 GAC) in the first game of the day as Arkansas-Monticello generated two early runs throughout the first two innings after a RBI fielders choice by Brady Weiss, and a double down … Continued

UAM advances with win over Harding

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team took down number seven seeded Harding Thursday afternoon in the opening round of the Great American Conference Tournament, by a final score of 72-58. The Weevils (22-5, 17-5 GAC) earned its first GAC Championship Tournament win behind strong all-around play throughout this entire match-up against the Bisons of Harding (14-13, 11-11 GAC). UAM held a 34-24 lead at the half after holding HU to only 13 percent … Continued

UAM handles Harding at home

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team beat Harding University at home, in a non-conference match-up by a final score of 8-1 at Weevils Field. Arkansas-Monticello (7-8, 4-2 GAC) surged ahead of the Bisons of Harding (4-10, 3-3 GAC) in the third inning after a Brian Ray solo home-run to right field gave UAM the early 1-0 advantage. UAM added two more runs the following inning starting with a Kaleb Reeves double to right, followed … Continued