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Golden Lions poised to make run at SWAC championship

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff head baseball coach Carlos James is proud of his guys for winning their third consecutive Western Division championship, but they feel as if they haven’t gained the respect they deserve. Even after all that winning, the SWAC coaches still only selected one Golden Lion baseball player to the post season all-conference teams. That lone player is Syler Henson, who won relief pitcher of the year. UAPB will enter the 2016 SWAC Baseball Tournament with something to prove.

Community: Gragg to hold football camp

The first Southeast Arkansas Gridiron Grind will be held June 4. The life skills and football camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Dumas High School’s Tidwell Field. This is a one-day, no-contact camp and will highlight life skills and fundamental football drills for children ages 5 to 16 years old.

Hogs hope to keep up solid play

FAYETTEVILLE — Picture Russell Crowe as John Nash, busy in the bowels of some University of Arkansas lecture building, scribbling away at equations, possible scenarios in which the Razorbacks baseball team can find itself in the NCAA Tournament for a 15th straight season.