Ouachita Baptist Will Add Men's Wrestling and Women's Golf

Arkadelphia, AR (KAIT) - Ouachita Baptist will add two more sports to its ledger.

The school announced Tuesday that men's wrestling and women's golf will be added to the athletic program, bring its total number of teams to 16.

Ouachita President Rex M. Horne, Jr. said his school will be the first in Arkansas to offer college wrestling, and that high school wrestling is growing in the state. Ouachita last expanded the athletic department about a decade ago when it added men's soccer and women's softball.