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Women’s golf kicks off season at Sunflower Invitational

Women’s golf kicks off season at Sunflower Invitational

Zach Lopez, Sports Reporter

September 17, 2019

Texas State women’s golf started their season with a seventh-place finish at the Sunflower Invitational in Manhattan, Kansas Sunday through Monday with a final score of 910 (318-298-294), 46-over-par. Texas State senior Sean Yi Yip finished tied for fourth, bringing in a team best of five birdies...

(Podcast) ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 26

(Podcast) ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 26

Claire Partain, Colton McWilliams, and Cade Andrews

September 16, 2019

Sports Editor Claire Partain talks to talks to Colton McWilliams about the Texas State vs. SMU this weekend and what Texas State needs to do to snap their losing streak. Also, Cade Andrews comes on to talk about Texas State volleyball. ‘Cats Got Our Tongues is a weekly sports podcast recorded at...

Chisum hits 900 wins at A&M Invitational

Chisum hits 900 wins at A&M Invitational

TJ Werner, Sports Reporter

September 16, 2019

The Texas State volleyball team went 2-1 and took home second place in College Station in the Texas A&M Invitational on Friday, sweeping their final matchup against Northwestern to put head coach Karen Chisum at 900 career wins. Chisum became the 7th coach in NCAA Division I history to reach 900...

Texas State soccer loses home undefeated streak

Texas State soccer loses home undefeated streak

Jackson Short, Sports Reporter

September 16, 2019

The Texas State Bobcats added another loss to their now 4-3-1 record as they lost 1-0 to the McNeese State Cowgirls at home on Sunday. The ‘Cats held most of the possession for the majority of the first half, with senior Kaylee Davis bringing four consistent crosses into the box to give multiple...

SMU runs over Bobcats 47-17

SMU runs over Bobcats 47-17

Andrew Zimmel, Sports Reporter

September 14, 2019

In a game that the SMU Mustangs ran away with quickly, Texas State football wasn’t able to compete, losing 47-17 at the Hilltop on Saturday. This marks over 10 months since the Bobcats have been able to secure a win, leaving many fans wondering when the ‘Cats will finally come around. In the...

Cat scratches the surface

Cat scratches the surface

Andrew Zimmel, Sports Reporter

September 11, 2019

After spending over a decade away from playing the sport that brought her international fame, Texas State's assistant softball coach Cat Osterman has brought her talents back in the circle this summer in her former role as pitcher for Team USA. The team braved the sweltering heat to bring back three...

Volleyball sweeps against SEC giants in tournament

Volleyball sweeps against SEC giants in tournament

Claire Partain, Sports Editor

September 11, 2019

Texas State volleyball showed out as underdogs this weekend, toppling SEC favorites Georgia 3-0 in their first sweep of the season to conclude the Long Beach Mizuno Classic Tournament on Saturday. The 'Cats left the beach with a 2-1 record, their best performance of the season and a crucial win over...

Turnovers cost Bobcat football in tough home opening loss

Turnovers cost Bobcat football in tough home opening loss

Colton McWilliams, Sports Reporter

September 11, 2019

The first home game for the Texas State football team ended in disappointment last Saturday as the Bobcats fell to the Wyoming Cowboys 23-14. The loss dropped Texas State to 0-2 while Wyoming improved to 2-0. Wyoming received the ball first to start the game and drove down the field into Bobcat...

Hundreds of band alumni celebrate 100 years at Bobcat Stadium

Hundreds of band alumni celebrate 100 years at Bobcat Stadium

Cade Andrews, Sports Reporter

September 11, 2019

The Texas State Marching Band was joined by over a hundred Bobcat band alumni to celebrate their 100-year anniversary this weekend for the football team’s first home game against Wyoming after a century of traditions and success. Nicknamed “The Pride of the Hill Country”, the Bobcat band began...

Men’s golf finishes sixth at the Gene Miranda Invitational

Men’s golf finishes sixth at the Gene Miranda Invitational

Zachary Lopez, Sports Reporter

September 9, 2019

Texas State men’s golf finished in sixth place at the Gene Miranda Invitational in Colorado Springs, Colorado over the weekend with a final score of 866, 2-over-par. Colorado won the team title after shooting 10-under-par and a final score of 854. Northern Colorado finished second (859), UC Davis...

Soccer trip ends in draw at New Mexico State

Soccer trip ends in draw at New Mexico State

Claire Partain

September 9, 2019

Texas State soccer left New Mexico with their first draw of the season in a double-overtime 1-1 finish at the New Mexico State Aggies on Saturday. The Bobcat record moves to 4-1-1 for the season to conclude their two-match road trip. The game remained scoreless for almost the entirety of the first...

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