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Women’s tennis drops match to Houston

Women’s tennis drops match to Houston

Kennedy Caskey, Staff Writer

March 3, 2020

women’s tennis team competed against the University of Houston (UH) Cougars at the Winston Tennis Facility in Houston, Texas. The Roadrunners finished 0-4. Leading the first match of the tournament, doubles duo Jasmin Starr and Keegan McCain fell short 3-6 against UH’s Phonexay Chitdara and Sophie Ge...

Softball places third at Boerner Invitational

Softball places third at Boerner Invitational

Dalton Hartmann, Staff Writer

February 25, 2020

The UTSA Roadrunner softball team (11-5) went to their third tournament of the season, where they played the University of Kansas Jayhawks, the University of Texas at Arlington Mavericks and the Rutgers University Scarlet Knights. The first game of the Boerner Invitational saw the ‘Runners taking...

Baseball wins the Alamo Irish Classic

Baseball wins the Alamo Irish Classic

Julia Maenius, assistant sports editor

February 25, 2020

The UTSA Roadrunner baseball team won the first place trophy in the Alamo Irish Classic after dropping their first game of the season against the number 22 ranked University of Texas Longhorns. The ‘Runners faced the Longhorns in Austin on Feb. 18. They claimed the lead early in the first inning,...

Women’s tennis picks up third win of the season

Women’s tennis picks up third win of the season

Kennedy Caskey, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

On Saturday, Feb. 15th, the UTSA women’s tennis team hosted the UT Rio Grande Valley Vaqueros at the UTSA Tennis Center. The Roadrunners finished with a 7-0 record, sweeping UTRGV. The ‘Runners were represented by freshmen Laura Munoz-Baroja and Keegan McCain, sophomores Catalina Cabrique, Jasmin...

Softball wins three at Bobcat Invitational

Softball wins three at Bobcat Invitational

Dalton Hartmann, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

The UTSA Roadrunner softball team (4-2) headed to their second tournament to take on the Texas State Bobcats, the Wichita State Shockers and the Saint Louis Billikens in the Bobcat Classic. The ‘Runners’ first game of the Bobcat Classic took place on Feb. 13 against the Bobcats, where the ‘Runners...

Chiefs win Super Bowl LIV

Chiefs win Super Bowl LIV

Ryder Martin, Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

Up 20-10, the 49ers were 12 minutes from Super Bowl glory. After intercepting Patrick Mahomes in San Francisco territory, all they needed to do was keep possession of the ball and keep Mahomes on the sideline. Instead, Mahomes would lead the Chiefs to touchdowns on three straight possessions, outscoring Sa...

Track headlines Houston Meet

Track headlines Houston Meet

Lindsey Thomas, Head of Special Projects

February 4, 2020

At the end of January, the Roadrunners track and field teams competed at the Houston G5 and Mid-Major Invitational at Yeoman Fieldhouse. On the men’s side of the Invitational, sophomore All-American Gary Haasbroek ranked fifth in the NCAA this indoor season. He finished with a final score of 5,712 poi...

Men’s basketball falls in back-to-back games

Men’s basketball falls in back-to-back games

Ryder Martin, Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

UTSA men’s basketball was back in action with a two game home stand from Jan. 30, to Feb. 1. The Roadrunners dropped both games at home with a 76-68 loss to the University of Alabama at Birmingham Blazers (UAB) (14-9, 5-5 C-USA) on Jan. 30, and an 83-80 loss to Middle Tennessee State University Blu...

Vikings shine in the spotline

Vikings shine in the spotline

Max Aguirre

November 13, 2019

Week 10: Vikings Shine in the Spotline So much has been said about Kirk Cousins’ inability to win in prime time or against good teams. Cousin’s record against teams over .500 stood at 5-28 before Sunday night. He came out on fire, leading the Vikings to two opening scores capped off by Kyle Rudolph...

Spurs struggle to start off season

Spurs struggle to start off season

Dalton Hartmann

November 13, 2019

The 2019-2020 San Antonio Spurs season started off strong with the return of Spurs starting point guard Dejounte Murray, who was on his way to having a breakout season before he tore his ACL during the 2018 preseason. The Spurs were 4-1 heading into the week of Nov. 3, only losing to the Los Angeles...

UTSA Looks to Bounce Back Against Old Dominion

UTSA Looks to Bounce Back Against Old Dominion

Ryder Martin

November 6, 2019

Coming off a 45-14 defeat in College Station to Texas A&M (6-3), UTSA football saw their record fall to 3-5 for the 2019 season. The Roadrunners will look to bounce back as they visit Norfolk, Virginia, to take on the Old Dominion Monarchs (1-8). This will be the third all-time meeting between ...

Soccer’s season ends with a loss to UTEP

Soccer’s season ends with a loss to UTEP

Tyler Pakulak

November 6, 2019

This past Friday night, the UTSA soccer team finished their season with another heartbreaking loss to the University of Texas at El Paso Miners. Tessa Carlin scored the only goal of the game, with a shot from right outside the goal box that slipped past the keeper to give the Miners the lead and capture...