Trojans Fall Short To South Alabama

The Trojans Volleyball team fell short 3-1 to the Sun Belt East Division leader South Alabama Friday night on the road. The Trojans looked to hand the Jags their first loss in Sun Belt Conference play. Little Rock was up 20-18 in the first set, before South Alabama went on a 7-1 run to take […]

Little Rock prevails against UT-Arlington

Little Rock (LR) volleyball won 3-2 against Arlington (UTA) this Saturday. Taking the first and third sets (25-19 and 25-16), the Trojans were forced into a fifth, ending the game 15-10. Players Marina Avram and Daisha Gillard were the highest scoring Trojans in nearly every set. Avram took 25 kills, performed 3 solo blocks and […]

Trojans lose to Texas State at home

Little Rock (LR) volleyball (5-12, 1-4 SBC) lost to the Texas State (TXST) Bobcats (12-7, 5-1 SBC) Friday night at the Jack Stephens Center. Despite close sets, TXST overtook the Trojans in three, by scores of 25-23, 25-18 and 26-24. Junior Taylor Lindberg led the Trojans with 32 assists, while Maritza Mesa scored three aces […]

Lady Trojans fall to Ragin’ Cajuns

Little Rock (LR) women’s volleyball went down in a valiant effort tonight at Louisiana-Lafayette. The Ragin’ Cajuns won the match 3-1. After losing the first two sets (25-19 and 25-14), the Trojans battled back in the third set and won 25-18. Louisiana-Lafayette then took the fourth set 25-20 to win the match. Taylor Lindberg led […]

Women’s volleyball wins in straight sets

Little Rock (LR) volleyball notched a dominating victory away to Louisiana-Monroe (ULM) last night. The Trojans shutout the Warhawks, winning 3-0. LR led in all categories, with 57 points, 10 blocks and 39 kills. Taylor Lindberg had another impressive game with 23 assists and 12 digs. Maritza Mesa led the team in kills (10) and […]

Trojan Tracker: LR Athletics finding their groove

The 2017-18 athletic year is well underway in Little Rock (LR), with five sports; track and field/cross-country, volleyball, soccer, golf, and swimming all competing and making headlines for the University frequently. The Trojan Tracker rounds up all the latest news, results, and upcoming events for each sport. Track and Field/Cross-Country (TF/XC) As of writing, LR […]

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 […]