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Deep in the heart of Texas

Deep in the heart of Texas

Claire Partain

April 22, 2019

International athletes' journeys to Texas State Three years ago, Sean Yi Yip was dead set on packing her bags and enrolling at a law school in London. Now, she plays golf at Texas State. The Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia native is no stranger to travel and spent her high school years at the Presbyte...

Men’s Golf finishes fifth at the Huntsville Toyota Bearkat Invitational

Men’s Golf finishes fifth at the Huntsville Toyota Bearkat Invitational

Zach Lopez

April 4, 2019

Texas State men’s golf finished in fifth place at the Huntsville Toyota Bearkat Invitational in Montgomery, Texas on Tuesday with a final score of 878, 14-over-par. The host school, Sam Houston State University, received first place at the tournament, shooting a total score of 864 ove...

Men’s golf tied for sixth at Lake Charles Toyota Invitational

Men’s golf tied for sixth at Lake Charles Toyota Invitational

Zach Lopez

March 20, 2019

Texas State men’s golf tied for sixth place at the Lake Charles Toyota Invitational in Lake Charles, Louisiana on Tuesday with a final score of 846, 18-under-par. TCU came up first on the leaderboard, shooting a total score of 817 with 47-under-par. David Ravetto from TCU took the individual...

Men’s golf finishes second at Jack Rabbit Invitational

Men’s golf finishes second at Jack Rabbit Invitational

Daisy Colon

March 10, 2019

The Texas State men's golf team placed second at the Jackrabbit Invitational in Boulder City, Nevada on Friday with a final score of 889, 25 over par. First on the leaderboard was James Madison, shooting a total score of 865 with just 1-over-par. Coming in at a close third was Southern Illinois-Edwardsville...

One golfer learns to adapt to diverse team

One golfer learns to adapt to diverse team

Daisy Colon

April 17, 2018

The women’s golf team at Texas State is comprised of six women from all over the world. Regardless of the different backgrounds and cultures each player has, they’ve been able to form a bond that is comparable to that of a family. For one golfer, this team has become a family away from her own. Sean...

Women’s golf ties for 10th in the Bruzzy

Daisy Colon

April 3, 2018

The Texas State women’s golf team finished 10th in The Bruzzy, a two-day tournament hosted by the University of North Texas, with a score 943, 79-over par, Monday, April 2. Taking the top spot on the team leaderboard was Texas A&M carding a score of 907. Tying for second were Iowa State and ...

Bobcats tied for 11th at Lone Star Invitational 

Bobcats tied for 11th at Lone Star Invitational 

Daisy Colon

March 21, 2018

The Texas State men’s golf team competed in the Lone Star Invitational at the Briggs Ranch Golf Course March 19-20 in San Antonio, Texas. The Bobcats tied for 11th place with McNeese at a carded score of 23-over par 887 to conclude the two-day tournament. Logan Lockwood, sophomore, tied for 10th...

Texas State men’s golf ties for ninth at ORU/SFA Spring Break Invitational 

Daisy Colon

March 13, 2018

The Texas State men’s golf team ended the three-day ORU/SFA Spring Break Challenge tournament tied at ninth place with Arkansas at 48-over 900. The spring break tournament took place at the TPF Four Seasons Las Colinas in Irving, Texas. Alvaro Calvo Estrem, junior, tied for 19th individually, carding...

Men’s golf wraps up two-day tournament at the Louisiana Classics

Men’s golf wraps up two-day tournament at the Louisiana Classics

Daisy Colon

March 1, 2018

After two days and three rounds, the Texas State Men’s golf team finished in eighth place out of 15 teams to end the Louisiana Classics at Oakbourne CC in Lafayette, Louisiana Tuesday, Feb. 27. The Bobcats finished with a total of 2-over par 866. Picking up first place was third-ranked Texas...

Women’s golf places 15th at The Dickson

Women’s golf places 15th at The Dickson

Michelle Joseph

March 1, 2018

The Texas State Women’s golf team placed 15th in a field with eight ranked teams inside the top-50 most recent golf rankings. The Dickson tournament finished after 18 holes due to heavy saturation on the course. Sasikarn Somboonsup, sophomore, competed as the individual champion with a round-be...

Senior golfer works to improve mentally

Senior golfer works to improve mentally

John Paul Mason

February 24, 2018

Scoring a 75 in a round of golf is something few ever achieve. For one senior golfer, he consistently made this score last season but is still only thinking of ways to improve for this upcoming semester. Xander Basson, senior golfer, has been playing golf since he was about 4 years old and began playing...

Bobcats take first place in James S. Litz Memorial

Bobcats take first place in James S. Litz Memorial

Anthony Flores

November 1, 2017

Beginning their season with a last place finish, the Texas State Bobcats have improved in each event taking first at the James S. Litz Memorial Oct. 30-31. The men’s golf team closed the two-day event with a total 17-over 869. The Bobcats sat atop the leaderboards from day one, finishing in first...

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