The University Star

Football program builds team with 22 new signees

Football program builds team with 22 new signees

Region Kinden

February 21, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

The football team signed a total of 22 new players during the national signing period. Everett Withers, head football coach, said he is not yet finished with recruiting, and that there are athletes who may be signed by the next season. The Bobcats ended last season losing eight out of 10 games. The...

Texas State tennis team falls to Louisiana Tech

Region Kinden

February 19, 2018


Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Texas State Women’s tennis team suffered a 4-1 loss against Louisiana Tech after a four hour delay due to drying the courts from rainfall at the Louisiana Tech Tennis Complex.   The only point for the Bobcats was decided from a 6-4 win in the team doubles play by Ana Perez, junior, and partner Julia ...

Bobcats take control in Littlewood Classic

Bobcats take control in Littlewood Classic

Region Kinden

February 18, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports

The Texas State softball team grabbed a pair of victories on the opening day of the LittleWood Classic at Arizona State’s Farrington Softball Stadium. The Bobcats knocked off Illinois State 2-1 in game one of the two matches. In game two, the Bobcats thrashed The University of North Dakota in an 11-2...

Moving the Wright way

Moving the Wright way

Region Kinden

February 15, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Sports - featured

A family torch has been handed to athlete to play the game of basketball. Chania Wright, freshman guard, was not fully into the sport growing up, but she used to watch her brother and sister play. As Wright watched her sister's team get dominated from the bleachers, she soon realized it was in...

Bobcats suffer close loss to Boston College

Bobcats suffer close loss to Boston College

Region Kinden

February 14, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports

The Texas State softball team fell 4-3 to Boston College Monday, Feb. 12 at the Bobcat Softball Stadium. The loss drops the Bobcats to a 2-3 record and improves the Eagles to 1-4 on the season. Boston College struck first in the top of the third inning. The Eagles hit a home run after a leadoff double...

Filling in for the fallen

Filling in for the fallen

Region Kinden

February 11, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The men’s basketball team lost sophomore point guard Marlin Davis, early this season due to an injury in competition against Troy University. Davis was a one-year veteran who started for the Bobcats before tearing his ACL. When Davis was on the court, the Bobcats had an 11-7 overall record and a ...

Football signs 23 new players at National Signing Day

Football signs 23 new players at National Signing Day

Region Kinden

February 10, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

National Signing Day is a huge day for many high school athletes all over the country. It is a day where athletes commit to play a sport at the collegiate level, and the athlete will receive a full or partial scholarship to the university that they sign. For the Texas State football team, it grabbed...

One last season in the diamond for senior catcher

One last season in the diamond for senior catcher

Region Kinden

February 3, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports

For one senior catcher, the upcoming softball season also means one last time on the Bobcat field. Sara Rupp played volleyball as a high school freshman but chose to pursue softball instead. Making that switch led her to a few collegiate choices during her high school career. “Volleyball season...

Women’s tennis suffers second loss in a row

Women’s tennis suffers second loss in a row

Region Kinden

January 29, 2018


Filed under Sports, Tennis

Texas State Women’s tennis team suffers a second loss on the season Friday, Jan. 26 after dropping all six matches to the Texas A&M Aggies at the George P. Mitchell Tennis Center. The Bobcats finished their first match with senior Alex Jones dropping to Dorethe Faa-Hividing 6-0, 6-1, and junior...

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