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Suspect in sexual assault arrested

Suspect in sexual assault  arrested

Camelia Juarez, News Reporter

May 8, 2019


Filed under Breaking, News

San Marcos police arrested 20-year-old Tyshane Vris Thomas after a community member at the Sanctuary Loft apartments reported that they found a modified BB gun, modified and painted to look like a real gun, and women's clothing were found in a bag. A concerned citizen called SMPD saying he found a...

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 6

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 6

Jakob Rodriguez, Jacob Sommers, Colton McWilliams, Claire Partain, Sean Anchondo, Andrew Zimmel, and Jaden Edison

April 26, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, Podcasts, Sports

Sports Editor Jakob Rodriguez and sports reporter Jacob Sommers talk about the Bobcats’ win over The University of Texas at Austin. Sports reporter Colton McWilliams talks about softball’s struggles. Assistant Sports Editor Claire Partain assesses the track and field team as they make their ...

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 5

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 5

Jakob Rodriguez, Jacob Sommers, Colton McWilliams, Sean Anchondo, and Jaden Edison

April 19, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, Podcasts, Sports

Sports Editor Jakob Rodriguez and Jacob Sommers talk baseball as the Bobcats wind down the conference season stretch. Colton McWilliams talks about softball's missteps. Sean Anchondo joins the conversation to talk about the football team’s spring game and the Bobcat “loud crowd. ...

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep.4

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep.4

Jakob Rodriguez, Colton McWilliams, Sean Anchondo, Jordan Drake, Andrew Zimmel, and Jaden Edison

April 11, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, Podcasts, Sports

Sports Editor Jakob Rodriguez and sports reporters Colton McWilliams, Sean Anchondo, Jordan Drake and Andrew Zimmel talk baseball’s success, softball’s failures and hopes for this week's spring game. ‘Cats Got Our Tongues is a weekly sports podcast recorded at The University Star. The p...

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep.3

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep.3

Jakob Rodriguez, Sean Anchondo, and Jaden Edison

April 4, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, Podcasts, Sports

Sports Editor Jakob Rodriguez and sports reporter Sean Anchondo talk about the success of the baseball team, crawfish and the AAF's failure. ‘Cats Got Our Tongues is a weekly sports podcast recorded at The University Star. The podcast is hosted by Sports Editor Jakob Rodriguez a...

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 2

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 2

Jakob Rodriguez, Colton McWilliams, and Jaden Edison

March 29, 2019


Filed under Multimedia, Podcasts, Sports

Sports Editor Jakob Rodriguez and sports reporter Colton McWilliams discuss what went wrong this basketball season, as well as expectations for next year. The duo also discusses the baseball and softball teams as they move into conference play. ‘Cats Got Our Tongues is a weekly sports ...

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep.1

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep.1

Jakob Rodriguez, Jacob Sommers, Sean Anchondo, Colton McWilliams, and Jaden Edison

March 8, 2019


Filed under Podcasts, Sports

  Sports Editor Jakob Rodriguez and sports reporters Jacob Summers, Sean Anchondo and Colton McWilliams discuss the latest sports events. ‘Cats Got Our Tongues is a weekly sports podcast recorded at The University Star. The podcast is hosted by Sports Editor Jakob Rodriguez and sports r...

Sports life: Jakob tries out for an arena football league team

Sports life: Jakob tries out for an arena football league team

Jakob Rodriguez

February 12, 2019


Filed under Latest, Sports, Sports - featured

Many people dream of becoming professional athletes, few people ever get the opportunity. Which is why when I saw that the Rio Grande Valley Dorados, an International Arena Football League team, was having open tryouts, I jumped at the opportunity. Backing up a little, I’m 5’7,” 165 pounds and my ...

Danny Kaspar Jacket night: Bobcats host must-win home game

Danny Kaspar Jacket night: Bobcats host must-win home game

Jakob Rodriguez

February 8, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Texas State heads into a must-win game Saturday as the Bobcats dive deeper into conference play and face the Coastal Carolina University Chanticleers. Following a double overtime loss to the University of Texas at Arlington Mavericks in front of a record-setting crowd; an issue that needed to be addressed...

Texas State Football inks 14 players for 2019 season

Texas State Football inks 14 players for 2019 season

Jakob Rodriguez

February 6, 2019


Filed under Football, Sports

Texas State Athletics and Head Football Coach Jake Spavital announced that 14 players have signed national letters of intent to play for the Bobcats in 2019. Spavital and his staff were able to sign 10 players during the early signing period and added four more this morning on national signing day....

Texas State hires Jake Spavital as new head football coach

Texas State hires Jake Spavital as new head football coach

Jakob Rodriguez

November 30, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports - featured

Prior to the end of a 3-9 football season, head coach Everett Withers was dismissed Nov. 18 from the team and university. In his place, Texas State hired former West Virginia University offensive coordinator Jake Spavital. Spavital is the 20th head coach of the Bobcats. Previously, he was the offensive...

Weekend Recap

Jakob Rodriguez

November 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Volleyball, Women's Basketball

Volleyball Volleyball Wins the Sun Belt Conference tournament By Jacob Sommers     Texas State Volleyball won the Sun Belt Conference Championship for the second time in school history Sunday night in Atlanta Georgia. This grants the Bobcats automatic admission into the NCAA...

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