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Texas State takes weekend series against Georgia Southern

Texas State takes weekend series against Georgia Southern

Daisy Colon

April 15, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Texas State Bobcats traveled to Statesboro, GA. this weekend where they held of the Georgia Southern Eagles to a 2-1 series after winning their last game off of a run-rule in seven innings by a score of 14-4. The Bobcats improve to an overall record of 23-13 and 9-6 in Sun Belt Conference (SBC...

Men’s golf finishes second at Jack Rabbit Invitational

Men’s golf finishes second at Jack Rabbit Invitational

Daisy Colon

March 10, 2019


Filed under Golf, Sports

The Texas State men's golf team placed second at the Jackrabbit Invitational in Boulder City, Nevada on Friday with a final score of 889, 25 over par. First on the leaderboard was James Madison, shooting a total score of 865 with just 1-over-par. Coming in at a close third was Southern Illinois-Edwardsville...

South Alabama upsets Texas State

South Alabama upsets Texas State

Daisy Colon

March 3, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Texas State men’s basketball team fell to South Alabama University by a score of 77-63 on Saturday night at the Mitchell Center in Mobile, Alabama. Texas State is now 12-5 in Sun Belt Conference play and 23-7 overall. Senior guard Alex Peacock put up 20 points on the night, followed by senior...

Bobcat baseball swings for the fences with a few familiar faces

Bobcat baseball swings for the fences with a few familiar faces

Daisy Colon

February 12, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State Baseball is gearing up for a jam-packed opening weekend as they host Nevada, Utah and #24 ranked overall Missouri State at the Texas State Tournament. At the end of January, the 2019 Preseason Baseball All-Sun Belt Conference team selections were released with no Texas State players on...

Soccer clinches conference title on Senior Day

Soccer clinches conference title on Senior Day

Daisy Colon

October 26, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports

Bobcat soccer won 1-0 over the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers on Senior Day Oct. 21 to walk away with the Sun Belt Conference title, leaving them as the No. 1 seed for the Sun Belt Conference Tournament. With Sunday's victory in hand, Texas State finished regular season play at an overall record of...

Texas State volleyball remains undefeated in conference play

Texas State volleyball remains undefeated  in conference play

Daisy Colon

October 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Texas State volleyball team sent a message of dominance to the Sun Belt Conference with two wins over the weekend, extending the team's win streak to eight with a 4-0 record in conference play. The Bobcat offense tallied 121 kills through the weekend, with 29 of those coming from freshman outside...

Cross country athlete races toward graduation

Cross country athlete races toward graduation

Daisy Colon

September 25, 2018


Filed under Latest, Sports, Sports - featured

When redshirt senior Joseph Meade signed his letter of intent to run for Texas State's cross country team, he didn't expect to leave so much behind with each step forward. Joseph Meade, business management senior and Round Rock native, said his rise as a runner came as a surprise as he never expected...

Junior midfielder hungers for success

Junior midfielder hungers for success

Daisy Colon

July 13, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports

After a largely successfully 2017 season, the women's soccer team is preparing to kick off the 2018 campaign against Incarnate Word Aug. 11 in an neutral-site exhibition match. This year marks the program's 20th season, a significant milestone for the team. After a tough loss to Coastal Carolina in...

Freshman second baseman finds success in first year

Freshman second baseman finds success in first year

Daisy Colon

June 13, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports

When deciding on which college to attend, freshmen athletes base their decisions off past successes and well-established programs. For one softball player, the decision to join Texas State's decorated softball program was a no-brainer. Tara Oltmann, freshman second baseman and infielder, said the...

One golfer learns to adapt to diverse team

One golfer learns to adapt to diverse team

Daisy Colon

April 17, 2018


Filed under Golf, Sports

The women’s golf team at Texas State is comprised of six women from all over the world. Regardless of the different backgrounds and cultures each player has, they’ve been able to form a bond that is comparable to that of a family. For one golfer, this team has become a family away from her own. Sean...

Wake The Dead Coffee House wins Best Coffee Shop

Wake The Dead Coffee House wins Best Coffee Shop

Daisy Colon

April 10, 2018


Filed under San Marcos Stars

Wake The Dead Coffee House was awarded with Best Coffee Shop due to its mix of different coffee drinks and tasty food choices. The quirky spot offers beverages like coffee, tea and beer while also serving soups, sandwiches and a variety of desserts. Wake The Dead offers students a great place to...

Cheerleader impacts teammates with positivity

Cheerleader impacts teammates with positivity

Daisy Colon

April 3, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports - featured

There is a team that is often overlooked. This team not only plays a vital role on the sidelines of the field and the court but also allows both men and women to find themselves as individuals. Alexis Marshall, marketing sophomore, is from Cibolo, Texas, and is a member of the Texas State cheerleading...

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