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Texas State ends season with 62-9 loss against Troy

Texas State ends season with 62-9 loss against Troy

Melea Polk

November 27, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports - featured

The Bobcats ended their 2017 football season after a 62-9 loss to the Troy Trojans Nov. 24 at the Veterans Memorial Stadium in Troy, Alabama. Texas State closed out their season with a 2-10 season record for the second straight season under head coach Everett Withers. The Trojans took an early...

Texas State falls 30-12 to Arkansas State

Texas State falls 30-12 to Arkansas State

Melea Polk

November 20, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

The Texas State football team came up short 30-12 to the Arkansas State Red Wolves Nov. 18 at the Centennial Bank Stadium in Jonesboro, Arkansas. The Bobcats fell to 2-9 on the season and 1-6 in the Sun Belt Conference. Texas State reached the scoreboard first with a five-yard run touchdown by...

Senior looks forward for new season goals

Melea Polk

November 17, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports - featured

With the season just getting started, one senior weighs in on last year’s success and his expectations for the new season. Immanuel King, senior forward,joined the men’s basketball team in 2016 after transferring from Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Alabama. In his first season,...

Men’s basketball drops season opener 65-57 to Air Force

Men’s basketball drops season opener 65-57 to Air Force

Melea Polk

November 13, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The Texas State men’s basketball team lost their season opener 65-57 to the Air Force at Clune Arena in Colorado Springs, Colorado Nov. 12. With both teams participating in their first game The Bobcats are 0-1 for the season, while the Falcons started their season 1-0. The first points of the...

Texas State falls short in the last home game of the season 33-30

Texas State falls short in the last home game of the season 33-30

Melea Polk

November 13, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

The Texas State football team lost their final home game of the season from Sun Belt Conference team Georgia State 33-30 at Bobcat Stadium Nov 11. After the Veterans’ Day battle, the Bobcats dropped to 2-8 on the season and 1-5 in SBC play. The Bobcats were the first to get on the board with...

Junior middle blocker feels right at home in a new town

Melea Polk

November 10, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports - featured, Volleyball

Although this middle blocker transferred from a junior college this summer, the feeling of being a newbie has been short-lived for this junior making Texas State her new home. Halee Brewer made the move to NCAA Division I volleyball at Texas State University this summer when she transferred from Tyler...

Texas State comes up short 45-35 against New Mexico State at homecoming

Texas State comes up short 45-35 against New Mexico State at homecoming

Melea Polk

November 6, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports - featured

The Texas State football team came up short 45-35 to Sun Belt Conference opponent New Mexico State in the Homecoming game Nov 3 at Bobcat Stadium. The Bobcats dropped to 1-4 in conference play while the Aggies improved to 2-3 in the SBC. With the Aggies winning the coin toss, the Bobcats took advantage...

Softball drops to NPF’s Scrap Yard Dawgs 4-2

Softball drops to NPF’s Scrap Yard Dawgs 4-2

Melea Polk

November 3, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports

The Texas State softball team dropped to the National Professional Fastpitch League’s Scrap Yard Dawgs 4-2 Nov. 2 at Bobcat Softball Stadium. The Dawgs took an early lead with senior pitcher Randi Rupp at the mound in the first inning. Two RBI’s gave the Dawgs a 2-0 lead over the Bobcats. The...

Texas State takes down Coastal Carolina 27-7 on the road

Texas State takes down Coastal Carolina 27-7 on the road

Melea Polk

October 30, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

The Texas State football team took down the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers 27-7 Oct. 28 at Benton Field in Conway, South Carolina. The Bobcats improved their season to 2-6 and 1-3 in the Sun Belt Conference. SBC member, Coastal Carolina fell to 1-7 on the season and 0-5 in conference play. This is...

Houston native takes volleyball season by storm

Houston native takes volleyball season by storm

Melea Polk

October 24, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports - featured, Volleyball

Freshman middle blocker Tyeranee Scott graduated from Jersey Village High School in 2017 and moved to San Marcos the same summer. In high school, Scott lettered all four years and also served as team captain. She was named to the All Cy-Fair District team all four years and was also featured in VYPE...

Defensive tackle steps up this fall season

Defensive tackle steps up this fall season

Melea Polk

October 19, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports - featured

A defensive tackle is redefining stereotypes about football players by seeking to take on the world of finance. Jordan Mittie, redshirt sophomore defensive tackle, came to Texas State by way of the Naval Academy Prep School in Newport, Rhode Island in 2015. Originally, Mittie made plans to attend...

Bobcats fall to the Ragin’ Cajuns 24-7

Bobcats fall to the Ragin’ Cajuns 24-7

Melea Polk

October 13, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

The Texas State football team dropped their conference game 24-7 to Louisiana Oct. 12 at Cajun Field in Lafayette, Louisiana. The Bobcats dropped to 1-6 for the season and 0-3 in the Sun Belt Conference. On the other hand, Louisiana improved to 3-3 on the season and 2-1 in conference play. The...

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