Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Joao Ceolin returns a ball during a match earlier this year. Ceolin finished the season with a 13-3 record in singles play and won his last 10 in a row.

UTSA tennis crashes out of C-USA Championships

Kennedy Caskey, Staff Writer May 4, 2021

The Roadrunners concluded their 2021 tennis seasons this past weekend at the Conference USA Championships. This past Friday, the UTSA men’s team fell to No. 5 seed, Charlotte, 3-4 at the Halton-Wagner...

Chad Sewell follows his ball’s flight path after hitting a drive during the Conference USA Men’s Golf Championship. Sewell finished the tournament as the highest placed Roadrunner in a tie for 12th at 2 under.

Men’s golf finishes fifth at tightly fought Conference USA Championship

Julia Maenius, Magazine Editor May 4, 2021

The UTSA men’s golf team finished fifth in the lineup for the Conference USA Championship, Wednesday, April 28 at the Texarkana Country Club. Finishing fifth out of 13 teams, the Roadrunners tallied...

Jorge Ayala launches a throw during the shot put at the Roadrunner Invitational two weeks ago. Ayala has recorded one podium finish for the 'Runners this season, which came back in January at the Aggie Invitational.

Women’s track highlights J. Fred Duckett Twilight meet

Julia Maenius, Magazine Editor April 27, 2021

The UTSA track and field team competed in Rice University’s J. Fred Duckett Twilight meet in Houston on April 24. Leading up to the Conference USA Outdoor Championships, the Roadrunners have established...

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Remarkable night in Jacksonville, UFC 261 did not disappoint.

Eddie Sanchez, Staf Writer April 27, 2021

UFC 261 showcased three title fights in Jacksonville, Florida, Saturday night, where two champions defended their titles while another failed to do so. This event was also the first since the pandemic...

Nick Thornquist takes a swing at a pitch during a game earlier this season. Thornquist has brought tremendous power to the middle of the 'Runners' lineup as he currently leads the team in home runs with seven.

Baseball rues missed opportunities, splits series with Rice

Ryder Martin, Sports Editor April 27, 2021

Coming off a series loss to the University of Charlotte (29-11, 17-3 C-USA) the previous week, UTSA baseball (17-17, 9-10 C-USA) was at home to take on the Rice University Owls (17-23-1, 5-14-1 C-USA)...

Madison Nelson begins her motion to deliver the ball to home plate during the game against McNeese State on Wednesday night. Nelson allowed six hits and one earned run while striking out one in four innings of work against the Cowgirls.

Softball drops midweek matchup to McNeese State

Julia Maenius, Magazine Editor April 23, 2021

The UTSA softball team (11-21, C-USA 5-3) dropped a 6-3 non-conference matchup to the McNeese State University Cowgirls on Wednesday, April 21. Coming off a four-game series win against Southern Miss,...

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Austin FC kicks off first game as MLS squad

Dalton Hartmann, Assistant Magazine Editor April 23, 2021

Austin's very own football club played their first game this week against the Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC). Austin FC lost 2-0, but for a team that just formed this year, they showed a lot of promise. The...

UTSA fell short of winning their third straight conference tournament title. Their fourth place finish at the event, however, extended their run of top five finishes at the conference tournament, something they've never failed to accomplish since joining Conference USA

Women’s golf finishes fourth at conference tournament, denied three-peat

Ryder Martin, Sports Editor April 23, 2021

The UTSA women’s golf team wrapped up their season this week at the 2021 C-USA Women’s Championship in Dade City, FL. UTSA entered the tournament ranked 49th in the country, and one of only two ranked...

Joshua Lamb makes a play at shortstop and throws to first to retire the runner. Lamb has enjoyed an excellent season for the 'Runners ranking third on the team in batting average at .333.

UTSA baseball bullpen collapses in series loss to 49ers

Dalton Hartmann, Assistant Magazine Editor April 20, 2021

UTSA Men’s baseball (15-15, C-USA 7-8) played their fifth conference opponent in the Charlotte 49ers (25-10, C-USA 14-2) this past weekend at Charlotte. Each match was extremely close, with both teams...

Sophie Omoworare returns a ball during a match earlier this season. Omoworare and her partner Aleksandra Zlatarova helped secured the crucial doubles point for the 'Runners that ended up being the difference in their 4-3 victory over A&M-Corpus Christi.

Men’s and women’s tennis conclude regular seasons with opposing results

Kennedy Caskey, Staff Writer April 20, 2021

This past week the UTSA men’s and women’s tennis teams finished their regular seasons 13-7 and 9-10, respectively. On Tuesday, the men’s team fell to No. 47 Oregon 0-4 at the UO Student Tennis...

Maia Campbell launches a throw during the shot put on Friday morning. Campbell has been on a tear for UTSA this season, adding three more podium finishes during this week's meet bringing her total to five this season.

Track & field take advantage at home

Julia Maenius, Magazine Editor April 20, 2021

The UTSA track & field team secured 22 podium finishes during the Roadrunner Invitational at Park West Athletics Complex. Three gold medals were awarded to both the women’s and men’s teams, highlighting...

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Men’s golf suffers rare downturn in form at Aggie Invitational

Ryder Martin, Sports Editor April 16, 2021

The UTSA men’s golf team, coming off of a fifth-place finish at the Bayou City Collegiate Classic the week prior, took part in the 54-hole Aggie Invitational from Friday, April 9, through Sunday, April...

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