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August 19, 2018
El Dorado News Times

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Wildcats keep cross country program in the family

It’s been said before that runners aren’t made, they’re born. In particular, the ability to run great distances sometimes appears to be in the genes. El Dorado’s cross country teams open the season in September with the largest group of runners, perhaps, in the program’s young history. For at least three of the competitors, running cross country appears to be a family affair.

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Coach speak

Hogs discussed during luncheon

By Nate Allen Special to News-Times SPRINGDALE - New Arkansas Coach Chad Morris and new athletic director Hunter Yurachek used Friday’s annual Kickoff Luncheon to welcome past Razorbacks as much as they did to introduce the new football team.

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Injuries mounting for Hogs

By Nate Allen Special to the News-Times FAYETTEVILLE - Dalton Wagner’s appendicitis became the latest malady thinning the Arkansas Razorbacks’ already thin offensive line.

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McClure happy to be back with Razorbacks

By Nate Allen Special to the News-Times FAYETTEVILLE - For almost the first time he can remember during his 24 years, D’Vone McClure in 2017 spent the spring, summer and fall not playing ball or preparing to play ball.

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Arkansas receivers stand out

By Nate Allen Special to the News-Times FAYETTEVILLE - Gary Cross and Tobias Enlow didn’t start this August preseason mentioned much among Arkansas’ receivers, but bear prominence now.

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El Dorado scrimmages against Scrappers

By Tony Burns Sports Editor MAGNOLIA - El Dorado's preseason benefit scrimmage against Nashville on Monday revealed some areas of concern for the Wildcats. The format featured two quarters of regular football except for special teams, which weren't live. The second half was with the younger groups, which ran two sets of 10 plays apiece. Southern Arkansas University hosted the scrimmage.

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Razorbacks play in rain Tuesday

By Nate Allen Special to News-Times FAYETTEVILLE - The Razorbacks practicing outside in Tuesday’s rain with the Walker Indoor Center available wasn’t Arkansas Coach Chad Morris continuing punishment for their sluggish start to Monday’s practice.

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Arkansas tight end injured

By Nate Allen Special to the News-Times FAYETTEVILLE - Arkansas’ four-deep tight ends position was at least temporarily reduced to three Monday.

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El Dorado wraps up second week with scrimmage

El Dorado wrapped up its second week of football practice with a scrimmage under the lights Friday night at Memorial Stadium. There was no score kept but Coach Scott Reed said the Wildcats were most impressive on the offensive side of the ball.

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Hogs prepared for scrimmage

By Nate Allen Special to News-Times FAYETTEVILLE - Though named Arkansas’ head football coach in December with 15 spring practices, including a spring game, and seven August preseason practices behind him, Chad Morris for the first time ever today works his Razorbacks inside Reynolds Razorback Stadium.

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Jones un-slotted for success

Smackover native moves back to wide out for Razorbacks

By Nate Allen Special to News-Times FAYETTEVILLE - Jordan Jones believes he’s slotted for success. Make that un-slotted for success.

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Arkansas’ Froholdt adjusting to new position

By Nate Allen Special to the News-Times FAYETTEVILLE - Arkansas senior starting left guard Hjalte Froholdt starting to snap at center cross-training to provide the Razorbacks’ offensive line emergency depth starts looking now like he’s becoming the starting center.

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