Lalang, Watson finish first at Little Rock Invitational

Little Rock (LR) distance runners Issac Lalang and Shanieke Watson earned first-place finishes at the Little Rock Invitational on Saturday morning at the Rebsumen Golf Course. Lalang, a senior from Eldoret, Kenya, won the men’s 8-kilometer race with a time of 24:20.55, over a minute ahead of second place finisher Preston Borg of Central Arkansas […]

Smocovich leads Little Rock to victory

A pair of goals from Morgan Smocovich led the Little Rock (LR) women’s soccer team to a 3-1 win over Appalachian State (APP) on Friday evening at the Coleman Athletic and Recreation Complex. Smocovich’s two second-half goals, both unassisted, were the first of her career. The Trojans (7-6-2, 2-2-2 Sun Belt) fell behind in the […]

Little Rock’s constant: Van Compton

For all the twists and turns the Little Rock athletic department has undergone throughout the last three decades, there has been one constant. Van Compton, head volleyball coach. The Sun Belt Conference’s all-time winningest skipper, Compton has coached volleyball at Little Rock since 1988. She has guided her teams to five NCAA tournaments, hosted countless […]

Gudjonsdottir’s hat trick leads Little Rock to win

On Sunday afternoon, the Little Rock (LR) women’s soccer team defeated Western Athletic Conference (WAC) competitor UT-Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) 4-0 at the Coleman Athletic and Recreation Complex thanks to a hat trick by sophomore Erna Gudjonsdottir. Gudjonsdottir, a transfer from the University of Kansas and native of Iceland, had never before scored in a […]

Trojans concede close match

On Saturday evening in St. Louis, the Little Rock (LR) women’s volleyball team dropped a hotly-contested match to DePaul in five sets. Both squads alternated winning the first four sets, then the Blue Demons (6-6) sealed the win with a 15-12 score in the fifth set. DePaul outscored the Trojans (4-8) by a total margin […]

Trojans fall short against Saint Louis

Little Rock (LR) women’s volleyball fell to Saint Louis (SLU), three sets to one Saturday afternoon in St. Louis. This was the second match LR has played at this week’s Billiken Invitational. The Trojans swept there first match against Louisiana Tech Friday night. SLU (2-10) claimed its sets by scores of 25-21 (twice) and 25-23. The […]