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The Season Thus Far

Checking in on the basketball teams. Story by Jordan Williams, Sports Editor

November 21, 2017

With basketball season coming into full swing, the Reddies have taken to the hardwood, and with a new season comes a fresh start. Men and women’s teams played an exhibition game at their home court, but since then have hit the road on their way to a never ending stretch of early season away games. St...

Battle of the Ravine

The Reddies were defeated by OBU in this year’s BOTR. Story by Jordan Williams, Sports Editor Photo by Kyle Chassells, Staff Photographer

November 14, 2017

After returning home with a record of 31 consecutive wins on the road, the Reddies took a trip across the ravine to take place in the age old rivalry game against the Ouachita Baptist Tigers.The first half of this game could not have gotten off to a worse start as junior Melvin Walters fumbled the op...

Reddies men’s basketball conquered East Texas University in charity exhibition game

Reddies men’s basketball conquered East Texas University in charity exhibition game

Story by Jordan Williams, Sports Editor

November 7, 2017

The Reddies took the hardwood for the first time this season in an exhibition game against East Texas Baptist University. It was for the benefit of those affected by Hurricane Harvey with all proceeds from Wednesday night’s game going to help those still in need. The game was less about the final sco...

Battle of the Ravine 2017

Story by Easton Cowart, Student Reporter

November 7, 2017

As the winter months approach, the cold air brings along with it a nostalgic array of bonfires, basketball, and of course Battle of the Ravine. Whether you let your colors show in fierce opposition with the Tigers or dread the annual traffic jam that comes along with it, one cannot deny the historica...

Winning at home has never been harder: the Reddies lost 16-24 against East Central University

Story by Jordan Williams, Sports Editor Photo by Emily Bell, Staff Photographer

October 24, 2017

After back-to-back trips, wins on the road, and extending their road win streak 30 wins, the Reddies returned to Arkadelphia Saturday to face off against East Central University Tigers for their homecoming game. The energy was electric as the homecoming festivities ended and the Reddies took the field. East...

In a close match against Oklahoma Baptist, the Reddies come out on top at 14-13

Story by Jordan Williams, Sports Editor

October 10, 2017

Hitting the road once again after a short stop at home, the Reddies took a trip to Shawnee, Oklahoma to face off against the Oklahoma Baptist University Bisons. Coming into Saturday’s game the Reddies held a record of 3-3 and wanting to add a game to the win column hoping that their impressive road reco...

Reddies can’t find shelter from the Storm

Story by Jordan Williams, Sports Editor

October 2, 2017

After taking a win on their impressive road win streak of 28, the Reddies came back home hoping to transfer that success to their home game Saturday night against Southern Nazarene University. Problems arose early in the first half of this affair as the Reddies forfeited their first possession just ...

Women’s Volleyball reigns supreme

Story by Jordan Williams, Sports Editor Graphic by Pete Tubbs, Editor in Chief

September 26, 2017

The Reddies Volleyball team took home court for the first time this past Thursday against Southern Arkansas State University. Starting off the season to a somewhat solid start held a record of 2-2. The Reddies came into Thursday’s game after a closely fought affair at the University of Arkansas at ...

Last weekend’s football game wasn’t exactly R&R

Story by Jordan Williams, Sports Editor

September 18, 2017

After a startling loss at their first home game last week, the Reddies came into this game wanting to erase their poor performance at home from everyone’s minds. Wanting to make a statement win they took the field against North Western Oklahoma Rangers Saturday night. The first quarter would be absen...

Wonderboys take down the Spirit

Story by Jordan Williams, Sports Editor Photo by Scott McKinnon, Contributing Photographer

September 12, 2017

The Henderson State Reddies stormed the field Saturday afternoon for the first time in their still fresh season campaign. After a tightly fought season opener against Harding University the Reddies came into their first home game against Arkansas Tech hoping. The first quarter was an absolute deadlo...

Fall intramurals kick off

Fall intramurals kick off

Story by Pete Tubbs, Editor in Chief

August 28, 2017

There are several organizations for students to join on campus, including phiolosophy club, chemistry club, an upcoming film club, etc. One organization that requires a bit more activity than most, however is intramural sports. This fall, there are three sports to choose from, and men and women can ...

Ain’t no rest for the Reddies

Story by Pete Tubbs, Editor in Chief

August 22, 2017

 Students have many reasons to look forward to returning to campus. Some can’t wait to see their old friends while others can’t wait to get away from their parents. A select few, however, have something else that pulls them back into red and gray territory.This fall, several Reddies sports teams ...

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