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Volleyball crushes UTSA to kick off home tournament

Volleyball crushes UTSA to kick off home tournament

Sonia Garcia, News Editor

September 19, 2019

At the start of the annual home Creeds and Crests Classic Tournament, Texas State volleyball came out on top in a 3-1 match against I-35 rival University of Texas-San Antonio on Thursday night. The game brought the Bobcats up to an overall winning record of 6-5 and was their third consecutive victory....

Chisum makes history, team takes second at A&M Invitational

Chisum makes history, team takes second at A&M Invitational

Tj Werner, Sports Reporter

September 19, 2019

Despite an early loss, Bobcat volleyball came back to San Marcos with a second-place title, a name in the NCAA record books and an honorary tournament title over the weekend. The Texas State volleyball team went 2-1 and took home second place in College Station at the Texas A&M Invitational on...

(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...

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...

(Podcast) ‘Cats Got Our Tongues: Ep. 25

(Podcast) ‘Cats Got Our Tongues: Ep. 25

Claire Partain, Colton McWilliams, and Cade Andrews

September 8, 2019

Sports Editor Claire Partain talks to talks to Colton McWilliams about the Texas State vs. Wyoming taking place on Sept. 7. Also, reporter Cade Andrews comes on to talk about Texas State Volleyball and the team's recent struggles. ‘Cats Got Our Tongues is a wee...

Volleyball hits the beach for 3-2 win

Volleyball hits the beach for 3-2 win

Zoe Aery and Claire Partain

September 6, 2019

Texas State volleyball stopped their three-game losing streak in its tracks on the road in Long Beach, Calif. on Thursday, defeating Long Beach State in their home court in a late-night 3-2 nailbiter. The ‘Cats are now undefeated on the road, making their season record 2-3 and tournament record...

Volleyball goes 1-2 in season opener

Volleyball goes 1-2 in season opener

Cade Andrews

September 4, 2019

The Texas State volleyball team opened up their season with a win this weekend at Strahan Arena, snuffing out the Liberty Flames 3-1 before dropping the next two matches against the nationally-ranked University of Southern California and Northern Iowa. The Bobcats took to the court at noon on Friday...

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 24

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 24

Andrew Zimmel and Jakob Rodriguez

September 1, 2019

Andrew Zimmel and Jakob Rodriguez discuss the football team's recent game against Texas A&M and its Sept. 7 game against Wyoming. Furthermore, the crew discusses volleyball's opening weekend as well as the soccer team. ‘Cats Got Our Tongues is a weekly sports podcast...

Texas State volleyball finishes 1-2 in opening weekend

Texas State volleyball finishes 1-2 in opening weekend

Sean Allen, Sports Reporter

September 1, 2019

The Bobcats finished off their opening weekend with a 3-0 loss at home on Saturday at 7 p.m. against the nationally-ranked Northern Iowa Panthers. The weekend record culminated at 1-2 against two top-tier volleyball programs, including the Panthers and the University of Southern California, who were...

Texas State volleyball splits season opener

Texas State volleyball splits season opener

Colton McWilliams, Sports Reporter

August 31, 2019

The Bobcats split 1-1 in their doubleheader season opener at home on Friday, defeating the Liberty Flames 3-1 and falling to the 14th-ranked University of Southern California Trojans 3-1 as well. The Bobcats got off to a hot start in their first court appearance of the season at noon, defeating the...

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