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Volleyball dominates weekend with fourth straight sweep

Volleyball dominates weekend with fourth straight sweep

Cade Andrews, Sports Reporter

October 16, 2019

Texas State volleyball secured their fourth-straight sweep with two easy wins over the weekend, sweeping Georgia State on Friday and Georgia Southern on Saturday at home. The wins, which marked their ninth sweep of the season and eleventh win in the past 13 games, moved the 'Cats to 14-7 and 6-1 in...

Soccer ups win streak to three against Lafayette

Soccer ups win streak to three against Lafayette

Aidan Bea and Caleb Howell

October 15, 2019

After a lackluster seven-game losing streak earlier in the season, the Texas State soccer team won their third-match straight with a narrow 1-0 win over the Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns at home on Friday. The Bobcats’ record now stands at 7-5-2 overall this season and 3-2-1 in Sun Belt Conference...

Volleyball dominates with third straight sweep

Volleyball dominates with third straight sweep

Aidan Bea, Sports Reporter

October 12, 2019

The Bobcats dominated Georgia State Friday night in their annual Pink Out match, completing their third straight sweep with the 3-0 victory over the Panthers (25-10, 25-6, 25-17). The Bobcats hit a season-high .429 hitting percentage while limiting Georgia State to an impressive -.012 hitting percentage. Texas...

Soccer ups win streak to three with 1-0 victory

Soccer ups win streak to three with 1-0 victory

Caleb Howell, Sports Reporter

October 12, 2019

The Texas State soccer team won their third-straight match following a lackluster seven game losing streak earlier in the season, narrowly defeating the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns 1-0 at home on Friday. The Bobcats improve their record to 7-5-2 on the season and 3-2-1 in Sun Belt Conference play. With...

Bobcats beat themselves in first conference loss

Bobcats beat themselves in first conference loss

Zach Lopez, Sports Reporter

October 11, 2019

Texas State lost their hopes of tying for the top spot in the Sun Belt and upping their win streak to three consecutive games in a 24-14 loss to the ULM Warhawks late Thursday night at Strahan Arena. The nationally-televised battle put the 'Cats at 1-1 in the conference and 2-3 overall. The Warhawks...

Texas State takes second straight sweep at UTA

Texas State takes second straight sweep at UTA

Andrew Zimmel, Sports Reporter

October 10, 2019

Texas State swept their opponent for the second consecutive match Tuesday, traveling to Arlington to face off the Mavericks for a 3-0 win (25-14, 25-21,25-10). The Bobcats, who have been able to climb the Sun Belt rankings this season and now sit at 4-1, never trailed in the match. This also marked...

Cross country competes in annual Chili Pepper Festival

Cross country competes in annual Chili Pepper Festival

Zach Lopez, Sports Reporter

October 8, 2019

The Texas State men and women’s cross country teams traveled to Fayetteville, Arkansas over the weekend to compete in the 31stannual Chili Pepper Festival over the weekend. Out of 593 collegiate participants, the women placed 18thand the men finished in 20th.   Both the men and women had three runn...

Volleyball takes down ULM for third sweep in five matches

Volleyball takes down ULM for third sweep in five matches

TJ Werner, Sports Reporter

September 29, 2019

For their second conference match of the season and second faceoff with a Louisiana team this weekend, the Bobcats dominated ULM at home on Sunday afternoon with a 3-0 sweep (25-13, 25-17, 25-19). The ‘Cats hit a season-high .440 hitting percentage along the way and have swept three of their last...

Bobcat football wins again to take Battle for the Paddle

Bobcat football wins again to take Battle for the Paddle

Colton McWilliams, Sports Reporter

September 29, 2019

The Texas State Bobcats made their second straight win under the lights of Bobcat Stadium on Saturday, scoring 21 unanswered points to beat former rival Nicholls State and take the Battle for the Paddle. The Bobcats improve their record to 2-3 while Nicholls State falls to 2-2. The first half ended...

Volleyball tallies first conference win against the Ragin’ Cajuns

Volleyball tallies first conference win against the Ragin’ Cajuns

Claire Partain, Sports Editor

September 28, 2019

The Bobcats secured their first conference win at home in a 3-1 victory (25-23, 21-25, 25-13, 25-20)  against the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns Friday night. The win moves the 'Cats to 9-6 for the season and puts them undefeated in conference. Six of the past seven matchups have been victories for the...

Soccer breaks losing streak with draw in Little Rock rematch

Soccer breaks losing streak with draw in Little Rock rematch

Aidan Bea, Sports Reporter

September 28, 2019

In their first rematch since the fateful Sun Belt Championship Tournament heartbreaker last season, Texas State and Little Rock were both scoreless in a double-overtime 0-0 draw at Little Rock on Friday night. The draw brings the ‘Cats record to 0-1-1 in conference play and 4-4-2 overall. The...

Soccer falls short in first conference matchup

Soccer falls short in first conference matchup

Jackson Short, Sports Reporter

September 20, 2019

In a game that was prolonged due to lighting delay and double overtime, Texas State soccer wasn't able to bring an end to their losing streak late Thursday night as they fell 1-0 at home to the University of Southern Alabama Jaguars. The first conference match of the season was evenly matched throughout...

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