JONESBORO, Ark. (9/3/15) – The Arkansas State women's soccer team will look to get back in the win column this Friday and Sunday when the team welcomes Southeastern Louisiana and Mississippi Valley State to the A-State Soccer Park.
Arkansas State's Darion Griswold arrived at the school as a quarterback; he's now a tight end, and a very good one.
Arkansas State, coming off its fourth consecutive winning season and bowl-game appearance, will kickoff its 2015 campaign Saturday with a Pac-12 Networks televised game at No. 8 USC at 10 p.m. (CT). Every A-State game can be heard live on 107.9 FM in the Northeast Arkansas area, and the live radio broadcast can be accessed through the official A-State Athletics web site (AStateRedWolves.com). THE PRINCIPALS: Arkansas State is entering its second year under head coach Blake Anderson after putting together a 7-6 record last season and making a postseason appearance in the GoDaddy Bowl. The Red Wolves have posted four consecutive winning seasons, while also playing in the last four GoDaddy Bowls. A-State was picked to finish third in the 2015 Sun Belt Conference Coaches Preseason Poll. Like Anderson, USC head coach Steve Sarkisian is beginning his second year at his current school. He led the Trojans, ranked No. 8 in the initial 2015 AP Top-25 Poll, to a 9-4 record a year ago and 45-42 victory over Nebraska in the Holiday Bowl.
With less than two weeks until the much-anticipated home opener against Missouri at newly renovated Centennial Bank Stadium, Arkansas State Athletics has announced its 2015 fan experience initiatives, which features themes and upgraded concessions for all fans.
The "Live with Blake Anderson" radio show will make its 2015 on-air debut Tuesday, Sept. 1, and the one-hour program with the Red Wolves head coach will run an additional 11 times over the course of Arkansas State's football season.
JONESBORO, Ark. (8/31/15) – Arkansas State's Markie Schaedig and Carlisa May were both honored by the Sun Belt Conference as the Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week and Freshman Student-Athlete of the Week, respectively, per an announcement by the league office Monday afternoon.
JONESBORO, Ark. (8/30/15) – Jacqueline Greer and Ava Abner each recorded their first goals of the season, but it was not enough as the Arkansas State women's soccer team fell to Murray State 3-2 Sunday afternoon at the A-State Soccer Park.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (8/29/15) – The Arkansas State volleyball team moved to 3-0 on the young 2015 season with a 3-0 (25-10, 25-22, 28-26) victory over the Saint Louis University Billikens Saturday afternoon in both teams' final match of the Drury Hotels Redhawks Invitational at Houck Field House in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
For the second straight week the Arkansas State women's soccer team went on the road and played late into the night, but came up short in a 3-2 double overtime loss to Central Arkansas at the Bill Stephens Soccer Complex on Friday night.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (8/28/15) – The Arkansas State volleyball team opened the 2015 season with two 3-0 victories over Southeast Missouri (25-20, 25-10, 25-16) and UMKC (25-20, 26-24, 25-22) in the team's first two matches of the Drury Hotels Redhawks Invitational and starts a season 2-0 for the first time since the 2008 campaign.
Arkansas State track and field alum Sharika Nelvis was one of two Americans to qualify for the final of the 100-meter hurdles at the IAAF World Championships on Friday at the Bird's Nest in Beijing.
JONESBORO, Ark. (8/27/15) – The 2015 season for the A-State volleyball squad gets underway Aug. 28-29 at the Redhawks Invitational in Cape Girardeau, Mo. A-State opens with host SEMO and UMKC on Friday before playing Saint Louis University on Saturday.