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Hogs Cruise To Victory In Spain Finale
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Hogs Cruise To Victory In Spain Finale

Posted on August 14, 2016 Article by David Beall with the University Of Arkansas Photo by Christina Long with the University Of Arkansas BARCELONA, Spain – The Arkansas men’s basketball program exploded offensively Sunday evening in Barcelona and dominated the European Academy 124-55 to cap its 10-day journey in Spain with three consecutive victories. Seven...

From NCAA Success To Olympic Excellence
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From NCAA Success To Olympic Excellence

Posted on August 13, 2016 Article by JOY EKEMA-AGBAW with the University of Arkansas FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas. – Recent Arkansas graduate Jarrion Lawson continued his historic 2016 season, thundering down the runway in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday evening in the long jump finals as fans marveled at his power and explosion off the board and...

Ginny Thrasher wins first gold medal of Rio Olympics
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Ginny Thrasher wins first gold medal of Rio Olympics

Official Olympic Photo Posted on August 6, 2016 Article by David Lear with Arkansas Journal RIO DE JANEIRO–Ginny Thrasher, a 19 year old American shooter from Springfield,Virginia, won the first gold medal of the Rio Olympics, after an upset in the women’s 10-meter air rifle event this morning. Thrasher beat Du Li of China in the...

U.S. women’s rugby wins first Olympic match in history
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U.S. women’s rugby wins first Olympic match in history

Posted on August 6, 2016 Article by David Lear with Arkansas Journal RIO DE JANEIRO-U.S. Women’s rugby team make history by winning their first ever olympic match. The team won their first match by defeating Colombia 48-0 on Saturday. The sport has not been played at the Olympics since 1924, when men played the 15-a-side version...