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Red Wave swimmer in a warm up against Incarnate Word.

Cardinals fly over the Wave

Macayla Newsom, Assitant Sports Editor October 20, 2021

ARKADELPHIA, AR-- After an unexpected transportation issue, the Henderson State Red Wave (1-1) hosted the University of Incarnate Word Cardinals in a homecoming week matchup. The Friday night meet was...

Reddies Kick Off 2021 Season

Their Long Awaited Return

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager September 2, 2021

WEATHERFORD, OK-- It has not been the same for Reddies football since the fall of 2019. The sounds of referee whistles and pads smashing against each other have been missing, as players and coaches...

The Pros and Cons To Graduating During the Pandemic

Jeremiah Toney May 3, 2021

As the first week of May rolls in Cinco De Mayo maybe on your mind, but for college students in general it is the most frustrating week of the school year...finals week. This year however, has been...

The Sporty Bowl wraps up the Reddies 2021 Spring practice schedule. The White Team prevailed over the Red Team, 17-13.

Sporty Bowl 2021

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager April 12, 2021

ARKADELPHIA, AR-- After not competing since 2019, the action on the gridiron was back at Henderson State for Spring football. The Reddies played their annual Red vs. White game, better known as the Sporty...

Spencer Taack tied his career-high of nine strikeouts in game two of the series with SAU.

Stuck in the middle

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager April 9, 2021

In the second series of the season, the Henderson State Reddies (14-10, 10-8 GAC) and the Southern Arkansas Muleriders (17-6) met with both teams in the midst of winning streaks. With Henderson State...

Reddies fall at UAM, ending their hopes of becoming repeat conference champs.

Agonizing defeat ends chance to repeat

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager March 8, 2021

BETHANY, OK-- The defending GAC champs had a different start to their tournament run this season. After getting back on track to finish the regular season, Henderson State (11-8, 9-8 GAC) tied up the third-seed...

Mitchell Ford took home an individual win at the Rattler Invitational.

Glory on the greens

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager March 8, 2021

ARKADELPHIA, AR-- As the season on the greens got into full swing, HSU Golf took part in the action. Their first stop of 2021: the Rattler Invitational in San Antonio, TX. Hardware returned to Henderson...

Four days later, same result

Teuana Smith, Sports Reporter March 6, 2021

In a battle of the fittest, the Reddies began the game with no mercy. Henderson reciprocated the energy from the Bisons’ start in their previous meeting, running off on a familiar 17-5 run to begin the...

Reddie for free-throws

Teuana Smith, Sports Reporter March 5, 2021

Cruising on a three-game winning streak, the final hardwood duel of the season between the shortest distanced rivalry in the NCAA took place Monday night between HSU and Ouachita. OBU started with a...

HSU couldn’t shake UAM

Teuana Smith, Sports Reporter February 20, 2021

Sitting at number one in the GAC East, UAM traveled to Arkadelphia for a divisional game against Henderson State. This was the third meeting of the season between the two teams. The Boll Weevils won the...

Muleriders avoid defeat in Arkadelphia

Haley Spicer, Sports Reporter February 20, 2021

With HSU men’s hoops hosting Southern Arkansas, this game was necessary to build intensity moving forward in the season. Down 2-0 in the season series versus the Muleriders, it was understood that a...

Saved by the busy bodies

Teuana Smith, Sports Reporter February 20, 2021

The Henderson State Reddies hit the road for a trip to face Arkansas Tech for the third time this season. Arkansas Tech sits at 3-4 in GAC play. The Reddies are now 4-5 with nine games left this season.  In...

Men’s Basketball Gets Prepared For Big Test Against Southern Arkansas

Jeremiah Toney February 9, 2021

The energy was electric in Duke Wells Friday evening, as the Men's Basketball Team left out of the locker room to start practice. This practice was one that was getting the guys ready to take on Southern...

Reddies fall to Arkansas-Monticello, 73-57.

Boll Weevils plow over Reddies in Monticello

Haley Spicer, Sports Reporter January 29, 2021

After the first points of the game were scored by senior forward Raekwon Rogers, the game experienced a delay due to the shot clock malfunctioning. The duration of the game was played with one shot clock. The...

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OBU can’t solve a ‘Riddle’

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager January 26, 2021

ARKADELPHIA, AR- In certain games, there is an expected amount of energy to be in the arena. Even without fans in attendance, just in warm ups, the intensity was high for the first meeting of 2021 between...

Time Was Not on Techs Side

Time Was Not on Tech’s Side

Teuana Smith, Sports Reporter January 25, 2021

The Reddies (2-3 GAC)  finessed another win against Arkansas Tech (3-3, 1-3 GAC). This was the second meeting of the season between the conference foes. Senior forward Raekwon Rodgers won the opening...

Short-Handed Bisons Survive in Searcy

Short-Handed Bisons Survive in Searcy

Haley Spicer, Sports Reporter January 22, 2021

The Harding Bisons only had 8 players dressed and active to play against the Reddies (1-2 GAC). The disadvantage seemed to be no issue as Harding (2-0 GAC) was hot from three-point range, knocking down...

Reddies Thrown off Course by UAM

Reddies Thrown off Course by UAM

Teuana Smith, Sports Reporter January 22, 2021

For this season's first game against Arkansas-Monticello (3-1, 2-1 GAC), Henderson State (1-2 GAC) took an unexpected hit. Within three minutes of the first half, The Reddies ignited the game with a 7-2...

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Could they go all the way?

Jaylon McEwen, Sports Reporter November 25, 2020

With the NFL finishing up week 11, many teams have risen and fallen within the power rankings, but one team has managed to stay on top. That team is none other than the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Steelers...

Arkansas Razorbacks

The Bayou Owns The Boot

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager November 25, 2020

This year’s Battle of the Boot appeared to be more evenly matched than in years’ past. The defending national champion LSU Tigers (3-3) and the Arkansas Razorbacks (3-5), like the rest of college football,...

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Badgers Roll Over No. 1-Seed Bearcats

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager November 25, 2020

  After losing their final regular season game to Malvern, the Arkadelphia Badgers (8-1) had their work cut out for them to begin their playoff campaign.   Because they were tied heading...

New signee, Simon McBride

A New Reddie for the Golf Team

Haley Spicer, Sports Reporter November 25, 2020

Henderson State golf signed another future Reddie student-athlete into the program. Simon McBride committed to HSU in continuing his athletic success at Henderson State University. Simon’s makeup structure...

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NBA Offseason Kicks off

Jaylon McEwen, Sports Reporter November 18, 2020

A few weeks have passed since the crowning of the Los Angeles Lakers as the new NBA finals champions. With the official season now over, the emergence of the ever-popular offseason comes into play. The...

Arkansas Razorbacks

Gators Feast in the Swamp

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager November 18, 2020

The Everglades is a familiar scene for Arkansas quarterback Feleipe Franks. He is no foreigner when it comes to the Florida Gators since he transferred from UF to enroll at Arkansas for the 2020-21 season. After...

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Badgers Run Wild in First Round

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager November 18, 2020

The first round of the Arkansas High School Football Playoffs began this past Friday. For Arkadelphia, it was a chance to set the foundation for their possible third title run in four years. For Star City,...

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Dallas caught peeking through the steel curtain

Jaylon McEwen, Sports Reporter November 10, 2020

The NFL just finished up their 9th week of playing and the Steelers undefeated streak was put to the test out in the great state of Texas. Dallas has been struggling all season, but they showed no fear...

Number One No More

Number One No More

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager November 10, 2020

The top-ranked Clemson Tigers (7-1) took a trip to Indiana to face the fourth-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish (7-0) in what is, this year, an ACC matchup as the Irish have joined the ACC to allow for...

Can’t Spell Volunteers Without The “L”

Can’t Spell Volunteers Without The “L”

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager November 10, 2020

After their Halloween heroics fall short to the Aggies of Texas A&M, the Arkansas Razorbacks (3-3) look to rebound with a win by way of the Tennessee Volunteers (2-4). The Vols traveled to Fayetteville...

Student Athlete - Stephen Jones

On the Road to Success

Teuana Smith, Sports Reporter November 10, 2020

“If you want to be as good as you can be, you definitely have to pay attention to detail,” said Coach Matthews, Head Coach of Swimming and Diving at Henderson State University.    When...

Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence

Clemson’s Toughest Challenge Yet

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager November 3, 2020

After pushing for the college football season to go on through the pandemic, the possibility that evaded the Clemson Tigers finally caught up to them. Just days before their game against conference foe...

Did the Hogs have a horrific Halloween?

Did the Hogs have a horrific Halloween?

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager November 3, 2020

The Arkansas Razorbacks (2-3, SEC) loaded the buses and crossed state lines to renew their annual Southwest Classic versus the Texas A&M Aggies, who have won the last eight meetings between the two...

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New Orleans outlast Chicago’s bearable fourth quarter run

Haley Spicer, Sports Reporter November 3, 2020

The Saints escaped Soldier Field with a 3-point victory this past Sunday afternoon. Both teams had a similar record entering the game with the Saints coming in at 4-2 and the Bears at 5-3. Both teams are...

Khabib calls it quits

Khabib calls it quits

Jaylon McEwen, Sports Reporter November 3, 2020

Over the past couple of weeks, the world of UFC was blindsided by the announcement of Khabib Nurmagomedov’s sudden retirement. Nurmagomedov had just finished defending his title against fellow fighter...

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The Steel holds strong

Jaylon McEwen, Sports Reporter October 27, 2020

With the league just now finishing up their seventh week into the season many teams have experienced a certain rise or fall. Some teams have fizzled out while others have emerged from the dark as possible...

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Odell Beckham is out for the count

Teuana Smith, Sports Reporter October 27, 2020

Odell Beckham Jr., wide receiver for the Cleveland Browns tore the ACL in his knee during Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals. He is expected to be out for the rest of the season as announced...

Stars Are Shining For Both LA and Tampa Bay in the World Series

Stars Are Shining For Both LA and Tampa Bay in the World Series

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager October 27, 2020

As the MLB World Series approaches in Game 6, the battle has given all the feels of a Western-style shootout, fit for the Arlington venue. The Los Angeles Dodgers and Tampa Bay Rays are going back and...

Fofana scores a Signing

Fofana scores a Signing

Teuana Smith, Sports Reporter October 27, 2020

On Friday, upon clearance, Mike Fofana will be stepping on to the court for his first professional game with Esguerra in Aveiro, Portugal. Fofana is a Henderson graduate student who played for the basketball...

Razorbacks Hit the Road for a Spooky Saturday to Face Texas A&M

Razorbacks Hit the Road for a Spooky Saturday to Face Texas A&M

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager October 27, 2020

Because of a bye week on the schedule, the Arkansas Razorbacks (2-2) will load up and take a trip down to the Lone Star State for their annual face off versus the Texas A&M Aggies (3-1). Due to COVID-19...

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Seattle falls short to the Cardinals in epic showdown

Haley Spicer, Sports Reporter October 27, 2020

The Arizona Cardinals handed the Seattle Seahawks their first loss of the season on their home turf. A game of ups and downs shifted the momentum as the game had to play an extra 10 minutes in overtime...

Not so easy to dodge

Not so easy to dodge

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station Manager October 20, 2020

“America’s Favorite Pastime” has continued its traditional “Hunt for October,” as the MLB season concludes and the World Series is on the horizon. The number of teams has dwindled week by week,...

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