Sara Nethercutt had 41 assists and 19 digs Thursday in helping Conway's volleyball team open the season at 2-0 with a 28-26, 23-25, 25-21, 25-13 victory over Benton.
MackenzieDear added 14 kills and 20 digs.
Marty Wahle has been named the new head coach of the men's and women's swimming & diving program at Hendrix College.
"Coach Wahle is a perfect fit for our program and for Hendrix College," said Amy Weaver, director of athletics.
Steven Runge, a former collegiate player at Ohio State University, is the new men's golf coach at the University of Central Arkansas, replacing Ryke Dismuke, who left this summer to become an assistant at the University of Houston.
A major problem with the Vilonia Eagles last season was the breaks went their way. The Eagles started the season with high hopes with 19 seniors. They finished battered and limping with only four left.