Tag: Road to Rio

Rio Olympians with Arkansas Ties

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – There are nearly two dozen Olympians competing in the Rio Games with ties to Arkansas. Most of the athletes going for the gold are former Razorbacks while the others are Arkansas natives. Here’s the full list in alphabetical order: Kemoy Campbell, 25 (5000m) JAMAICA. Former Razorback.…

Send-off party set for Rio-bound Morris

Sandi Morris resides and trains in Fayetteville, Arkansas, but decided to come home to get a proper Olympic sendoff. Morris, Greenville’s soon-to-be Olympian, will be in Greenville Saturday for a sendoff gathering from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant in The Shops at Greenridge at 1125 Woodruff Rd.…