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Men’s golf finish in fourth at Price’s “Give ‘Em 5” Invitational

Men’s golf finish in fourth at Price’s “Give ‘Em 5” Invitational

Anthony Flores

October 23, 2017


Filed under Golf, Sports

The Texas State Bobcats competed in the Price’s “Give ‘Em 5” Invitational in El Paso, Texas Oct. 20-22, finishing the event in fourth place with an 11-over par 863. Taking the top spot with a commanding 10 shot lead, finishing two spots ahead of the Texas State men’s golf team was the University...

Men’s golf finishes in top ten at Bayou City Collegiate Classic

Men’s golf finishes in top ten at Bayou City Collegiate Classic

Melea Polk

October 11, 2017


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The Texas State men’s golf team took home the ninth-place award from the Bayou City Collegiate Classic Oct. 10th in Pearland, Texas. The Bobcats finished 19-over par 883 in the 54th hole event at the Golfcrest Country Club. Texas State ended the event ahead of Sun Belt Conference teams, Little Rock...

Bobcats tie for 13th at Betsy Rawls Invitational

Bobcats tie for 13th at Betsy Rawls Invitational

Anthony Flores

October 11, 2017


Filed under Golf, Sports

Battling against cold and windy weather conditions, the Texas State women’s golf team closed out the second day of the University of Texas hosted Betsy Rawls Invitational on Oct. 9-10. The women’s golf team tied for 13th, shooting a total 49-over par 913. Taking the top spot in the tournament...

Texas State finishes 13th in Schooner Fall Classic

Texas State finishes 13th in Schooner Fall Classic

Anthony Flores

September 26, 2017


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Coming off a last place finish in their first event of the season, the Texas State women’s golf team took part in the Schooner Fall Classic on Sept. 23-25 finishing 13th overall. The event took place over three days and saw the Bobcats shoot a 24-over par 876, finishing nine shots ahead of Mississippi...

Texas State finishes 13th at Jim West Classic

Texas State finishes 13th at Jim West Classic

Anthony Flores

September 13, 2017


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The Texas State women’s golf team took part in their first event of the season finishing in 13th place at the Jim West Classic. Leading the Bobcats with a four-over par 217 was sophomore Sasikarn Somboonsup. The second-year player finished tied for 28th overall. As a team, Texas State shot a total...

Bobcats finish fifth at Sun Belt Conference Championship

Bobcats finish fifth at Sun Belt Conference Championship

Anthony Flores

April 26, 2017


Filed under Golf, Sports

The Texas State men’s golf team competed in the Sun Belt Conference Championship April 24-25 finishing fifth overall, but falling short of the match play portion of the tournament by one stroke. The Bobcats concluded the event with a three-round 22-over par 873, one stroke behind Georgia State and Ar...

Texas State ties for third in the Sun Belt Conference championship

Texas State ties for third in the Sun Belt Conference championship

Anthony Flores

April 20, 2017


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The Texas State women’s golf team competed in the Sun Belt Conference Women’s Golf Championship, finishing tied third overall with Appalachian State after shooting a 22-over par 886. Finishing ahead of the Bobcats on the leaderboard, were Georgia State in second with a total 883 and Troy in first...

Sasikarn Somboonsup: From one world to another

Sasikarn Somboonsup: From one world to another

Anthony Flores

April 19, 2017


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The pursuit of a good life often requires sacrifice. It requires leaving comfort and familiarity and jumping into a whole new culture. For 18-year-old Sasikarn Somboonsup, freshman golfer, the pursuit meant traveling over 9,000 miles from Si Racha, Chonburi, Thailand to San Marcos and leaving behind...

Men’s golf places ninth in Jim West Intercollegiate

Men’s golf places ninth in Jim West Intercollegiate

Anthony Flores

April 12, 2017


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The Texas State men’s golf team hosted the Jim West Intercollegiate April 10-11 at Wolfdancer Golf Club in Bastrop, Texas. The Bobcats finished ninth overall, shooting a nine over-par 585. Taking the top spot, with a player finishing in the top three, was Rice who put up a total two-under par 574. Originally...

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