Chancellor nominates all UALR Students for ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
August 28, 2014 – 3:54 pm | No Comment

Ice-cold water came pouring down on UALR Chancellor Joel Anderson on Wednesday August 20, after he agreed to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in order to raise awareness and money.

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UALR volleyball team predicted to be champions
August 28, 2014 – 3:17 pm | No Comment

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 | No Comment

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 | No Comment

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 …

Chris Curry selected as head coach for baseball team
August 28, 2014 – 3:14 pm | No Comment

By: Ericka Henson
On July 1, UALR announced the new head coach for the baseball team. Chris Curry, an Arkansas native, played for the Chicago Cubs and for the San Francisco Giants. He was a pitching …

Timeout! The changing landscape of college sports and the NBA playoffs begin
April 18, 2014 – 11:04 am | Comments Off
Timeout! The changing landscape of college sports and the NBA playoffs begin

 
This is it!! This will be my final time addressing you guys here in our paper and I’m not short of topics to discuss. The most important on my list is the beginning of …

Balls stops bouncing on the season for UALR basketball
April 18, 2014 – 10:58 am | One Comment
Balls stops bouncing on the season for UALR basketball

 
 
 
 
 
Trojan men’s basketball team took resiliency to overtime this season
 

The UALR Trojan men’s basketball team’s 2013-2014 season came to an end in record-setting fashion with a 116-114 quadruple-overtime loss to Arkansas State in the …

Trojan guard hopes to continue to build off adversity
April 18, 2014 – 10:44 am | One Comment
Trojan guard hopes to continue to build off adversity

Adversity can be defined as experiencing difficulties or misfortune and it can either make you or break you. For J.T. Thomas, a redshirt junior guard for the University of Arkansas Little Rock, adversity doesn’t seem to faze him. It’s …

UALR golf season winds down
April 18, 2014 – 10:42 am | Comments Off

 
Men
On March 31 and April 1, the UALR Men’s Golf team participated in the ULM Wallace Jones Invitational in Calhoun, La. The men took second place out of the fourteen teams competing, shooting an …

Caution: No Trojans at play
April 18, 2014 – 10:40 am | Comments Off
Caution: No Trojans at play

 
Women’s softball, women and men’s tennis, men’s water polo and of course the beloved sport of football, what do these sports have in common other than the fact that they all require a ball …

Trojans get back to work on the baseball field
April 18, 2014 – 10:34 am | Comments Off
Trojans get back to work on the baseball field

After a few days in the news for reasons other than baseball, the UALR Trojans got back to business on the field as they battled against the Georgia State Panthers in a weekend series.  The …

The music stops for this year’s dance team
April 18, 2014 – 10:25 am | Comments Off

 
The UALR Dance Team recently completed the 2013-2014 season. As a non-competitive squad in the Sun Belt Conference, the team participates in several athletic events, volunteers for community service opportunities and performs cheer routines and dances …

Inaugural UALR Open takes place on the Coleman Sports track
April 18, 2014 – 10:22 am | Comments Off

 
The Trojans were off to the races early on Saturday Apr. 12 for the inaugural home track meet at the Coleman Sports & Recreation Complex.

Baseball brawl brings bevy of bad broadcasts
April 16, 2014 – 1:47 pm | Comments Off
Baseball brawl brings bevy of bad broadcasts

 
 
The old saying goes that any publicity is good publicity, but in this case university officials may disagree with that notion.

Timeout! The Madness of March is upon us…
March 14, 2014 – 12:29 pm | 2 Comments
Timeout! The Madness of March is upon us…

 
 
What is March Madness? Is it an illness that afflicts college students in the month of March, robbing them of their ability to concentrate on anything school-related other than the fact that …