Saturday’s Hendrix football game with Southwestern University of Georgetown, Texas, had a strong flavor of the Lone Star State.
Of the 44 Southwestern players listed on two-deep charts, all but one were from Texas. The exception was Daniel Say, a backup wide receiver from New York.
Of the 44 Hendrix two-deeps. 18 were from Texas.
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Sun was again a major factor in a Hendrix football match.
It was bright Saturday but a few degrees less than the inaugural game Sept. 6. Much orange was on the crowd along with caps, hats and a few parasols. T-shirts and shorts were the fashion of the day.
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Attendees at the game, those with Hendrix connections and those with no ties to the Conway college, remarked at the array of athletic facilities.
The Wellness and Athletic Center has been followed by extensive fields, pools and other arenas for a wide variety of intercollegiate, intramural and community activities.