From the Desk of Hunter Yurachek: Jan. 7

From the Desk of Hunter Yurachek: Jan. 7

Excitement is building on campus as our winter and spring sports begin to gear up for what will be a very busy spring semester.


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The spring slate will continue in conference-only fashion with double the action, including eight weekend series, four at home and four on the road. Arkansas is slated to open the spring season at home against Kentucky on January 29.

Spring Schedule

Former Razorback and four-year letter winner, Breana Jones was announced as a 2020 AVCA Diversity Award winner. Sponsored by SEC Volleyball head coaches, Jones is one of 40 honorees to earn the award.

As we enter the first week of December, there are still plenty of upcoming events for Razorback Athletics before the end of the calendar year.

From our Razorback family to yours, here is recap on what you may have missed this fall….

For the first time since 2015, two Razorbacks were recognized by the league office as Offensive Player of the Week (Jill Gillen) and Setter of the Week (Gracie Ryan). The duo helped the Hogs sweep No.14 Texas A&M last weekend to close out the fall season at 6-2.

The Razorbacks defeated No.14 Texas A&M, 3-1 (29-31, 25-20, 26-24, 25-20) to stay undefeated at home (4-0) and finish its fall slate, 6-2.

Box Score

The Razorbacks defeated No. 14 Texas A&M, 3-1 in Barnhill Arena on Friday night for the Hogs first win over the Aggies since 2017 and the Razorbacks’ first win over a ranked opponent since 2015.

Box Score