Hendrix women take scrimmage in lacrosse
The Hendrix College women’s lacrosse team won the program’s firstever game 10-5 in a scrimmage Oklahoma Baptist University last weekend.
According to head coach Peri West, the Warriors worked well on offense and defense and played well collectively as a unit.
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, both teams helped raise money for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund by wearing pink and asking for donations. Visit Play4Kay.org to make a donation.
Hendrix will open the 2014 regular season on Feb. 14 at Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas
Hendrix, Harding in scoreless tie
The Hendrix College men’s soccer team battled NCAA Division II opponent Harding University to a 0-0 double overtime tie at Warrior Field on Monday night.
Hendrix (4-8-3) sophomore Marco Luna recorded 10 saves, resulting in his 10th career shutout. The blanking gives him the Warrior career record, besting Kyle Beene’s record of nine from 2004-07.
The visiting Bisons (4-5-3) outshot the Warriors 27-17 overall, but only had a 10-7 edge on goal.
Try Hockey Day set in Little Rock
LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas Youth Hockey invites boys and girls ages four to ten years old to the Arkansas Skatium on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 10:30 -11:30 a.m. for a Try Hockey for Free clinic to experience ice hockey for the first time and learn the basics of the sport in a fun, safe environment.
Try Hockey For Free Day is part of Come Play Hockey Month. The program, designed to provide youth hockey associations a national platform to introduce new kids to the sport, is a joint effort among USA Hockey, the National Hockey League, and NHL member clubs.
“To help keep costs reasonable for parents, we’ve incorporated programs to provide first-year players with equipment for the season,” said Tim McGrath, league president. “We offer youth leagues from ages 6 to 18, and every Saturday offer a Learn to Play hockey class.”
To register, visit www.TryHockeyForFree.com or ARHockey.com for more information.