Round Rock Classic: Arkansas’ Noland, Stanford’s Williams Headline Blustery DayAnalysis
ROUND ROCK Texas – It’s not far-fetched to suggest that righthanded pitcher Connor Noland holds the key to Arkansas’ success this spring.
Everyone knows about the Hogs’ expected prowess from an offensive standpoint with Brady Slavens, Robert Moore and Cayden Wallace, among others, leading the charge. But the pitching staff entered the spring as a question mark, even before projected ace pitcher Peyton Pallette went down with a season-ending injury back in January.
There were collective gasps when Pallette went down. The Hogs knew that freshman lefthanded pitcher Hagen Smith would be in the weekend rotation. But which experienced arm[…]