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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...

Softball picks up three wins in Louisiana

Softball picks up three wins in Louisiana

Ryan Garza, Sports Editor

February 11, 2020

The UTSA Roadrunner softball team (3-2) opened their 2020 season by traveling to Lafayette, Louisiana, to take part in their first two tournaments of the season. The ‘Runners hit the road to compete in the 34th annual Louisiana Classics and picked up wins against the Ball State University Cardinals...

Softball completes fall season

Softball completes fall season

Dalton Hartmann

November 13, 2019

The Roadrunner softball team ended its fall season on Nov. 9, with two home wins over the Alvin Community College Dolphins and Cisco Community College Wranglers. The ‘Runners played the Dolphins and beat them 12-0. Later in the day, the ‘Runners also played the Wranglers, beating them in a hard-fought...

Softball dominates the Saints in fall game

Softball dominates the Saints in fall game

Dalton Hartmann

November 6, 2019

The Roadrunner softball team continued its fall season at home on Friday, Nov. 1, with a 9-0 victory over the Our Lady of The Lake University Saints. The ‘Runners came out swinging and hit a home run on the very first pitch, with a total of four home runs hit in the first three innings. On the other...

Rough 3rd Inning Dooms UTSA Softball Against Grayson CC

Rough 3rd Inning Dooms UTSA Softball Against Grayson CC

Ryder Martin

October 23, 2019

The UTSA Roadrunner softball team kicked off its 2019 fall schedule at home on Sunday, Oct. 20 with a 4-3 defeat against the Grayson Community College Vikings. The ‘Runners only managed four hits and went 1-6 with runners in scoring position, as Grayson’s pitchers kept the ‘Runners’ bats in check...

Softball has rough weekend in Denton

Softball has rough weekend in Denton

Jack Myer

April 23, 2019

The UTSA women’s softball team (17-26, 6-12) found themselves on the receiving end of a series sweep this weekend courtesy of the University of North Texas. The North Texas Mean Green defense stifled the Roadrunners’ offense, allowing the ‘Runners only four runs in the three-game series. Combined...

Softball falls 8-6 to I-35 rival

Softball falls 8-6 to I-35 rival

Julia Maenius

April 16, 2019

UTSA softball (17-22) faced Texas State University in the rival game of the season on Wednesday, April 10. With a strong third inning, the Roadrunners looked for the win but fell short by two runs. Opening the game, the Texas State Bobcats hit a single, putting a runner on base. With a double up the...

Softball limps through homestand

Softball limps through homestand

Jack Myer

April 2, 2019

After a disappointing road trip to Huntington, West Virginia, for a three-game set against Marshall University, the UTSA womens’ softball team hoped to rebound in a five game homestand with a double-header against the Brigham Young Cougars and three against Louisiana Tech University. Unfortunately,...

Softball falls 4-1 to Baylor Bears

Softball falls 4-1 to Baylor Bears

Jack Myer

February 20, 2019

The UTSA women’s softball team took on the Baylor Bears at home on Wednesday, Feb. 13, after going 1-3 in the Bobcat Classic in San Marcos, Texas. The Roadrunners traveled to Hammond, Louisiana, to compete in the Lion Classic II. They won three out of their five games in the Lion Classic, improving...

Softball off to a running start

Softball off to a running start

Jack Myer

February 13, 2019

After a disappointing finish last season, when the UTSA softball team lost eight of their last ten games, the ‘Runners look to rebound this season and earn a spot in the Conference-USA (C-USA) championship tournament beginning May 8 in Birmingham, Alabama. They got off to a good start, defeating Tex...