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Volleyball defeats Sam Houston State

Volleyball defeats Sam Houston State

Brooke Phillips

September 6, 2017

The Texas State volleyball team is on a three-match winning streak after defeating Sam Houston State University on Tuesday 3-2. The Bobcats now have an overall record of 4-2 just after tying for first place at the Xavier tournament on Sept. 1-2. The Bobcats and the Bearkats went back to back winning...

Gabe Schrade: Two-year captain leaves it all on the field

Gabe Schrade: Two-year captain leaves it all on the field

Brooke Phillips

September 6, 2017

Senior year is the time to make a lasting impression. For one football player, stepping on the field for his fourth season and being a team captain for the second year in a row are only a couple of ways he is leaving his mark. Football captain Gabe Schrade, senior tight end, has a family background...

Bobcats open the season with 20-11 win over Houston Baptist

Bobcats open the season with 20-11 win over Houston Baptist

Melea Polk

September 4, 2017

The Texas State football team topped the Houston Baptist Huskies 20-11 after trailing 9-0 in their season opener at Bobcat Stadium on Sept. 2. Texas State trailed 9-0 to the Huskies, before a 25-yard field goal and a touchdown in the second quarter to put the Bobcats on top going into the locker room....

Player named on Rimington watch list

Player named on Rimington watch list

Lisette Lopez

September 3, 2017

Despite a rough end to the 2016 season, Aaron Brewer, sophomore center for the Texas State football team, has continued to prove what he’s made of. Brewer was named to the 2017 Rimington Trophy Preseason Watch List in July after a strong finish as a freshman. The athlete played in 12 games, making...

Volleyball loses first match in Xavier Tournament

Volleyball loses first match in Xavier Tournament

Brooke Phillips

September 2, 2017

The Texas State volleyball team lost 3-1 in its first match of the tournament against Western Michigan Friday in the Xavier Tournament. The Bobcats won 26-24 in the first set against the Broncos, however Western Michigan defeated the Bobcats in the following three sets 25-22, 25-19 and 25-18. Texas...

Texas State athletic events cancelled due to Hurricane Harvey

Texas State athletic events cancelled due to Hurricane Harvey

Lisette Lopez

August 25, 2017

Texas State has cancelled all sport events this weekend due to category 3 Hurricane Harvey. President Denise Trauth sent an email Aug. 24 to all Texas State staff, faculty and students announcing all programs after 5 p.m. were cancelled. The women’s soccer event against Texas A&M Univers...

Islanders take a 2-1 win over the Bobcats

Islanders take a 2-1 win over the Bobcats

Andrew Zimmel

August 25, 2017

The Texas State women’s soccer team fell to the Texas A&M Corpus Christi Islanders  2-1 Thursday, dropping their pre-conference record to 0-2-1 on the season. The Islanders came out hard, pushing the ball and keeping play on the Bobcat’s side of the field for most of the first half, scoring...

Texas State reaches 1-1 draw against Louisiana Tech

Texas State reaches 1-1 draw against Louisiana Tech

Anthony Flores

August 21, 2017

The Texas State soccer team took a 1-1 double overtime draw against Louisiana Tech Sunday at the Bobcat Soccer Complex. The Bobcats were 0-1 heading into their battle with the Lady Techsters, and are now 0-1-1 on the season after their draw with Louisiana Tech. The Lady Techsters took control of...

Women’s soccer starts the season off with a home opener loss

Women’s soccer starts the season off with a home opener loss

Lisette Lopez

August 19, 2017

The Texas State women's soccer team opened its 2017 season with a 2-0 loss against Northern Arizona on Friday. With two costly mistakes in the first half by the Texas State defense, the Lumberjacks took the lead early. The first Bobcat mistake was made in the 22nd minute by sophomore goalkeeper...

Women’s soccer seeks redemption in fall semester

Women’s soccer seeks redemption in fall semester

Lisette Lopez

July 20, 2017

The women’s soccer team starts its 2017 season in August, and it is ready to get back on the field. The Bobcats will start the season Aug. 11 with an exhibition match against UTSA. The team finished ninth in the 2016 Sun Belt Conference. They were one team away from an automatic bid to the SBC...

The end of a journey

The end of a journey

Anthony Flores

July 18, 2017

After a rocky start, Jaliyah Bolden, senior middle blocker for the volleyball team, has finally reached the home stretch of her four-year journey. The daughter of James and Monica Bolden, Jaliyah Bolden was born in Mississippi, then raised in Dallas alongside her younger siblings Jaylon and Jhayla...

Men’s basketball preps for the upcoming season

Men’s basketball preps for the upcoming season

Melea Polk

July 13, 2017

The men’s basketball team signed six athletes to the 2017-18 roster in hopes of repeating a winning season. Players signing their National Letter of Intent with Texas State this spring were Isaiah Gurley, junior guard, Petar Radojicic and Alex Peacock, junior forwards, and Shelby Adams and Reggie...

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