UALR hosts governor’s debate
October 7, 2014 – 10:25 pm | No Comment

On Tuesday, October 7, 2014 the University of Arkansas at Little Rock hosted a gubernatorial debate between Republican governor candidate Asa Hutchinson and Democratic governor candidate Mike Ross.

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Articles by Margaret Rogers

Hello! My name is Maggie. I go to UALR and my major is Journalism. I am a Chi Omega, and I love sports. I plan to be a reporter when I graduate. I am expected to graduate May 2015.

11 v 11 outdoor soccer upcoming season
October 8, 2014 – 1:03 pm | One Comment

In Intramurals, 11 v 11 soccer is coming up and the competitors are preparing for battle. The sign ups to join the league ended on Sept. 30. The regular season starts on Oct. 6 and …

Girls can tackle too
October 8, 2014 – 1:03 pm | No Comment

The men’s 7 v 7 football league is wrapping things up with the upcoming tournament to see who finishes first, but the women’s league had three teams this season that fought their way to the …

Hash Slinging Slashers leaves PIKE Rush team with wounds from loss
October 8, 2014 – 1:02 pm | No Comment

On Sept. 30 at 6:30 p.m. during the 7v7 men’s flag football quarterfinals, the Hash Slinging Slashers and the PIKE Rush team competed each other to see who would advance to the semifinals. The game …

Benedict gives insight to the UALR dance team
September 25, 2014 – 2:30 am | No Comment

During this past summer, the UALR dance team held tryouts. Jordan Benedict, a member of the team, talked about some of the requirements for trying out.

New Director of Baseball Operations for the Trojans
September 25, 2014 – 2:29 am | No Comment

Shawn Redd will serve as the Director of Baseball Operations for the UALR Trojans baseball team. He stated the responsibilities that come with the position.

Crass named new Assistant Basketball Coach
September 25, 2014 – 2:29 am | One Comment

Little Rock native Ted Crass will serve as the assistant coach for the men’s basketball team.

Denman brings new ideas as Interim Athletic Director
September 25, 2014 – 2:28 am | No Comment

Bob Denman will serve as the interim director of the UALR Department of Athletics. Denman feels overwhelmed with this prestigious position.
“Overwhelming in a sense that I’ve got my other job which is a big full …

Trojans win battle against Colonels 3-1
September 12, 2014 – 11:15 am | Comments Off

After having successful wins against Chicago State and Southern at Coleman Sports and Recreation Complex, the Trojans stay undefeated after beating Nicholls State on Aug. 29 3-1.
“I think they played very well,” head coach Adrian …

UALR athletic director Chris Peterson under fire for ‘insensitive’ comments
September 11, 2014 – 2:43 pm | One Comment
UALR athletic director Chris Peterson under fire for ‘insensitive’ comments

On Sept. 2, UALR Athletic Director Chris Peterson resigned without giving any reason why on the matter. He will remain in the position until Sept. 15. In Peterson’s contract, his yearly salary with the school …

Leeper named to 2013-14 NABC honors court
September 9, 2014 – 1:29 am | Comments Off

Gus Leeper was named to the 2013-14 National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court for his academic achievements.

Batey In Charge of Track and Field/Cross Country teams
September 9, 2014 – 1:18 am | Comments Off

The UALR men and women’s track teams are under new command this year. Aaron Batey started as the assistant coach for the Trojans, and will now serve as the new cross country/distance head coach according …

UALR volleyball team predicted to be champions
August 28, 2014 – 3:17 pm | Comments Off

By: Brian Gregory
The Trojan’s volleyball team is poised to be a dominant force in the Sun Belt conference this year. Last year, they finished second in the league tournament. Although they lost in the first …

UALR swim team awarded CSCAA Scholar All-America status; GPA ranked second ntionally
August 28, 2014 – 3:14 pm | Comments Off

By: Grant Fox
The UALR swimming and diving team has been honored by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) for achieving Scholar All-America status, according to the UALR Athletics Department website. The Trojans earned …

Track star Emma Dahl awarded academic honors
August 28, 2014 – 3:14 pm | Comments Off

Track and field/cross country athlete Emma Dahl received recognition for her hard work in school by becoming a part of the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic team (USTFCCCA). To …