Barnard's 800-meter time USVI record

Barnard’s 800-meter time USVI record

Arkansas-Pine Bluff junior Ninfa Barnard’s winning 800-meter time in the Central Arkansas Athletics Open last week set a U.S. Virgin Islands record, the Virgin Islands Daily News reported.

Barnard ran 2 minutes, 9.89 seconds in Conway, beating her own personal best by more than 2 seconds. The SWAC cross country champion graduated from Educational Complex High School on St. Croix.

‘Red Wolves Revival’ goes inside A-State football

JONESBORO — A series of documentary films known as “Red Wolves Revival” is giving fans a view inside the Arkansas State football team this offseason, as it prepares for its defense of the Sun Belt Conference championship.

The YouTube-based series launched April 11 with “Dawning of the Gus Malzahn Era.” Malzahn was hired in December after serving as offensive coordinator at Auburn.

New videos are uploaded each Wednesday through Aug. 30. The other episodes are “Spring Game” and “Ryan Aplin’s Leadership,” which focuses on the starting quarterback.

The series is available at