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Texas State baseball sweeps UTA to claim conference championship

Texas State baseball sweeps UTA to claim conference championship

Jacob Sommers, Staff Reporter

May 22, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State baseball made conference history on Friday after sweeping the University of Texas at Arlington in a doubleheader, claiming their first regular season Sun Belt conference championship since joining the Sun Belt. Texas State (36-18, 20-10 Sun Belt) beat rivals UTA 10-9 in the first game of...

Bobcat baseball comes back to take series from Georgia State

Bobcat baseball comes back to take series from Georgia State

Cade Andrews, Reporter

May 6, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State claimed the series over Georgia State on Sunday afternoon with a 12-2 win over Georgia State at Bobcat Ballpark. The win improved the Bobcats to 17-7 in conference and 33-15 overall, ranking the team at first in conference with a secured spot in the Sun Belt Championship Tournament. C...

Second straight walk-off leads to third win in school history against Texas

Second straight walk-off leads to third win in school history against Texas

Jacob Sommers

April 24, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Skyler Valentine was Texas State baseball's hero on Tuesday as he drove in the game-winning run in walk-off fashion to beat the University of Texas at Austin Longhorns 6-7 for the third time in school history. Texas State was up 1-3 early thanks to back-to-back home runs from Will Hollis and Jo...

Baseball earns sweep against Arkansas State

Baseball earns sweep against Arkansas State

Jacob Sommers

April 22, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Senior Ryan Newman hit his second career extra-innings walk-off home run Saturday to give Texas State (27-13) the final victory in a three-game sweep against Arkansas State University. Texas State started the series against Arkansas State on Thursday with a high scoring 16-14 win in which the Bob...

Texas State connects on four home runs to defeat Houston Baptist

Texas State connects on four home runs to defeat Houston Baptist

Colton McWilliams

April 17, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State continued their offensive explosion over the last three games as the Bobcats defeated the Houston Baptist University Huskies 17-8 in non-conference game Tuesday night. Texas State connected on four home runs for the night as the 'Cats have been on an offensive tear since their 12-0 sh...

Baseball loses to Georgia Southern 12-0

Baseball loses to Georgia Southern 12-0

Jacob Sommers

April 15, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State baseball (21-13) was defeated 12-0 by Georgia Southern Friday in the first of a three-game series in Statesboro, Ga. Georgia Southern got on the board early, getting six earned runs against Texas State starting pitcher Hunter McMahon. McMahon gave up six hits, two walks and struck ou...

Texas State takes weekend series against Georgia Southern

Texas State takes weekend series against Georgia Southern

Daisy Colon

April 15, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Texas State Bobcats traveled to Statesboro, GA. this weekend where they held of the Georgia Southern Eagles to a 2-1 series after winning their last game off of a run-rule in seven innings by a score of 14-4. The Bobcats improve to an overall record of 23-13 and 9-6 in Sun Belt Conference (SBC...

Bobcats upset Aggies 5-3

Bobcats upset Aggies 5-3

Jacob Sommers

April 10, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State baseball (21-12) upset No. 12 ranked Texas A&M 5-3 Tuesday after traveling to College Station to take on the Aggies in a single-game matchup. The first batter of the game, Jaylen Hubbard, led off with a double. Hubbard went on to score on a sacrifice fly by Dalton Shuffield. ...

Texas State avoids sweep with a wild walk-off victory

Texas State avoids sweep with a wild walk-off victory

Colton McWilliams

April 7, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

When it was all said and done, Texas State had completed the wildest game of the entire season. The game started on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. and finished on Sunday around 3:00 p.m.; the Bobcats were able to overcome the Troy University Trojans with a walk-off base hit in extra innings to secure the 8-7 victo...

Baseball ends 2-1 at Appalachian State

Baseball ends 2-1 at Appalachian State

Jacob Sommers

April 2, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State baseball (18-10) went 2-1 in Boone, North Carolina, this weekend in a three-game series against Appalachian State. Friday's offensive standouts included Skyler Valentine with two home runs and junior infielder Jaxon Williams with two hits in five at-bats and one RBI. The two combined for ...

Texas State blows out ULM for series sweep

Texas State blows out ULM for series sweep

Colton McWilliams

March 25, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

After a disappointing series against South Alabama, Texas State was looking for one more win to sweep ULM in their weekend series at home March 22-24. With a combination of good pitching and batting, the Bobcats were able to accomplish their goal with a decisive 13-1 blowout. With a complete game...

Bobcat baseball edges out win against ULM

Bobcat baseball edges out win against ULM

Jacob Sommers

March 24, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Texas State baseball team (14-9, 3-2 Sun Belt) continued to win over the three-game weekend series against the University of Louisiana Monroe Warhawks (7-15, 0-4) 6-5 at the Bobcat Ballpark Saturday afternoon Not even a late comeback attempt by the Warhawks, with three earned runs in the ninth...

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