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Texas State goes 2-1 in series against UCONN

Texas State goes 2-1 in series against UCONN

Jacob Sommers

March 12, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State baseball went 1-2 in three games against No. 25 ranked University of Connecticut this weekend at Bobcat Ballpark. While Texas State was able to light up UCONN's starting pitcher Jeff Kersten with seven hits and three earned runs, the final three pitchers for the Huskies only gave up one...

Texas State stretches record to 9-4 over UIW

Texas State stretches record to 9-4 over UIW

Jacob Sommers

March 8, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State baseball defeated the University of the Incarnate Word 7-4 Wednesday night at Bobcat Ballpark, stretching the Bobcat record to (9-4). The Texas State offense was led by senior infielder Jaylen Hubbard who had three hits, two scored runs and an RBI in five at-bats. Cole Coffey had a...

Baseball goes 2-1 at Shriners Hospital for Children College Classic

Baseball goes 2-1 at Shriners Hospital for Children College Classic

Jacob Sommers

March 4, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State's baseball team traveled to Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas this weekend to take part in the 2019 Shriners Hospitals for Children College Classic. The Bobcats defeated the Rice University Owls 1-0 in the first game of the tournament. The game remained scoreless until the top of the...

Baseball goes (3-1) in Lake Area Classic

Baseball goes (3-1) in Lake Area Classic

Jacob Sommers

February 25, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State's baseball team went (3-1) at the Lake Area Classic last weekend in Lake Charles, Louisiana. The Bobcat's record stretches to (5-2). Texas State lost the first game of the tournament against Creighton 5-6. Creighton went up by 5 runs early in the game, hitting three home runs in the first...

Bobcat baseball finishes 2-1 in Texas State tournament

Bobcat baseball finishes 2-1 in Texas State tournament

Jacob Sommers

February 19, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State's baseball team began the 2019 campaign over the weekend as hosts of the Texas State tournament at Bobcat Ballpark and finished 2-1 with a win over Missouri State. Opening day saw the first season opener victory since 2016 with an 8-3 win over Utah. Bobcat bats swung early and often against...

Bobcat baseball swings for the fences with a few familiar faces

Bobcat baseball swings for the fences with a few familiar faces

Daisy Colon

February 12, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Texas State Baseball is gearing up for a jam-packed opening weekend as they host Nevada, Utah and #24 ranked overall Missouri State at the Texas State Tournament. At the end of January, the 2019 Preseason Baseball All-Sun Belt Conference team selections were released with no Texas State players on...

Bobcat baseball completes eventful season

Bobcat baseball completes eventful season

John Paul Mason

June 13, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The baseball team saw its season come to an end at the hands of the Troy University Trojans May 26 in the Sun Belt Conference Championship Tournament. The 2018 season proved to be a roller coaster of ups and downs for Texas State. The Bobcats started the season strong by defeating the Oklahoma State...

Texas State staves off elimination against Little Rock

Texas State staves off elimination against Little Rock

John Paul Mason

May 25, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Featured, Sports

The Texas State Bobcats baseball team kept their 2018 campaign alive, surviving an elimination game against the No. 7 Little Rock Trojans in day three of the Sun Belt Conference Championship. With the win, Texas State has now eliminated Little Rock in the SBC Championship in consecutive years. The...

Bobcats baseball team drop Sun Belt Conference Championship opener

Bobcats baseball team drop Sun Belt Conference Championship opener

John Paul Mason

May 24, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Featured, Sports

The Texas State opened the 2018 Sun Belt Conference tournament with a 5-1 quarterfinals loss to the Troy Trojans. With the loss, the Bobcats' record falls to 28-27-1 on the season, placing the team in the losers bracket for the remainder of the Sun Belt Conference Championship. The Bobcats started...

Baseball seniors closing door on final chapter

Baseball seniors closing door on final chapter

John Paul Mason

April 28, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Graduation season is upon us and it is a time of recollection for the Texas State sports teams. The baseball team started the season off with a bang, opening up against the defending Big 12 Champion the Oklahoma State Cowboys. The seniors on this year's team, however, have memories they will take...

Leaving a team better than it was found

Leaving a team better than it was found

Melea Polk

April 24, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

With his senior year coming to a close, pitcher Cam Baird chose to open up about himself and the legacy he plans to leave. Baird came to Texas State in the fall of 2017 after transferring from Trinidad State Junior College in Colorado. He played two seasons with the Trinidad Trojans before moving...

Jacob Almendarez- Heart Over Height

Jacob Almendarez- Heart Over Height

John Paul Mason

April 19, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Standing at 5' 7" and weighing only 170 pounds, one baseball player makes up for what he lacks in size with his confidence and productivity at the plate. Jacob Almendarez, junior outfielder, has gone under the radar this season. The outfielder has been consistent throughout the year — hitting .241...

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