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Erin Hoppe and Jaliyah Bolden: Time for a ring

Erin Hoppe and Jaliyah Bolden: Time for a ring

Brooke Phillips

July 10, 2017

The women’s volleyball team finished third in the conference last season but is ready to take home the championship title. The 2017 fall season will begin Aug. 25 at the Texas A&M Invitational. “Right now we are making a huge emphasis—and huge strides might I add—on team chemistry,”...

Hardy and Decoud represent Texas State at the USATF Outdoor Championships

Hardy and Decoud represent Texas State at the USATF Outdoor Championships

Brooke Phillips

June 28, 2017

Two Texas State track and field athletes were represented at the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships June 23-25 in Sacramento, California. Redshirt-sophomore sprinter Tramesha Hardy competed in the women’s 200-meter dash and junior high jumper Chelsie Decoud competed in the women’s high jump at Sacramento ...

A look back at a successful year in athletics

A look back at a successful year in athletics

Lisette Lopez

June 16, 2017

The Texas State athletic program is given little credit; however, the 2016-17 year came with success from numerous sports. Each sport at Texas State had a successful aspect, whether it came from the season or individual success. The beginning of the 2016-17 year was off to a rough start in regards...

Hoffman selected in 15th round of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft

Hoffman selected in 15th round of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft

Brooke Phillips

June 15, 2017

Junior right fielder Theodore Hoffman was selected in the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft. Hoffman was picked in the 15th round by the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday. Hoffman was the 455th overall pick and the 20th pick in the 15th round. He is also the 44th draftee under head baseball coach Ty Harrington....

Track and field athletes place big in NCAA Outdoor Championship

Track and field athletes place big in NCAA Outdoor Championship

Brooke Phillips

June 12, 2017

There were three Texas State track and field athletes that qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championship. The Championship was held June 7-10 in Eugene, Oregon, at the Hayward field. The three athletes who represented Texas State were junior high jumper Chelsie Decoud, senior horizontal jumper Myl...

Kaspar hosts youth basketball camp this summer

Kaspar hosts youth basketball camp this summer

Melea Polk

June 12, 2017

Texas State men’s basketball head coach Danny Kaspar is scheduled to host more than five different youth basketball camps this summer at Strahan Coliseum. The camps will be run throughout the month of June and August. Each camp is directed towards a specific grade level, 2nd – 12th, and teaches the funda...

Three track and field athletes qualify for nationals

Three track and field athletes qualify for nationals

Melea Polk

May 29, 2017

The Texas State track and field team qualified three candidates to participate in the NCAA Division I Outdoor National Championships after finishing in the top 12 of their event this weekend in Austin, Texas. The Bobcats participated in the NCAA West Preliminary Round May 25-27 at the Mike A. Myers...

The Bobcats fall short in the semifinals

The Bobcats fall short in the semifinals

Lisette Lopez

May 28, 2017

The Texas State baseball team ended the season with an 11-5 loss against Georgia Southern in the semifinal round of the Sun Belt Conference Championship. The Bobcats finish the year with a 29-30 record, while Georgia Southern moves on to the finals. Texas State took the lead with two runs in the first,...

Bobcats defeat No. 18 Coastal Carolina to head to the semis

Bobcats defeat No. 18 Coastal Carolina to head to the semis

Brooke Phillips

May 27, 2017

The Texas State baseball team competed against Coastal Carolina in the quarterfinals of the Sun Belt Conference Championship, and defeated the Chanticleers 7-5. Coastal Carolina is currently ranked No. 18 in the nation, and during the regular season, the Bobcats beat the Chanticleers 2-1 in a three-g...

Baseball advances to quarterfinals in SBC championship

Baseball advances to quarterfinals in SBC championship

Brooke Phillips

May 26, 2017

After a postponed game, the Texas State baseball team competed against Little Rock in the first round of the Sun Belt Conference Championship and defeated the Trojans 3-2. In Thursday’s game, the Bobcats scored one run in the first inning. The Trojans did not get on the score board until the fourth inning, ty...

Bobcats win weekend series against UT Arlington 2-1

Bobcats win weekend series against UT Arlington 2-1

Melea Polk

May 21, 2017

The Texas State baseball team finished the weekend series against UT Arlington 2-1 after winning the third game 7-6 Saturday at Bobcat Ballpark. The Bobcats won both game one on Thursday and game three 7-6, and dropped game two 12-5 on Friday. The Bobcats finished their regular season with a record...

Texas State eliminated from College Station Regional

Texas State eliminated from College Station Regional

Anthony Flores

May 21, 2017

The Texas State Bobcats suffered back to back losses to Texas A&M, 3-1, and the Texas Longhorns, 6-3, at the NCAA College Station Regional on May 20. Texas State advanced to the next round of the tournament to face the Aggies after snatching a 2-1, extra innings victory over the Longhorns on May...

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