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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.

Jackets fall to Panthers

BENTON — What was expected to be a highly competitive game between two of the top teams in the 6A-South Conference ended up being a statement victory for the Benton Panthers.

UAM announces yearly award winners

MONTICELLO — The University of Arkansas at Monticello Department of Athletics held its annual student-athlete banquet on Wednesday night to celebrate the athletic, academic and civic accomplishments during the 2015-16 year. Five department-wide awards were handed out for male and female athletes of the year, male and female scholar athletes of the year and the Green and White Excellence award.