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Soccer ties for second in tournament

Soccer ties for second in tournament

Jose Bouquett

September 11, 2019

A promising weekend for UTSA’s woman’s soccer team (3-2) ends in major disappointment. Under the scorching Texas sun, UTSA hosted their first soccer tournament since 2013, and it came with its highs and lows. The Roadrunners came out to play during their first game of the tournament ag...

Cowboys cut Giants down to size

Cowboys cut Giants down to size

Max Aguirre

September 11, 2019

Week 1: Cowboys cut Giants down to size When the Giants stopped Dallas’ opening drive, then proceeded to score on their first possession, it seemed the Cowboys were going to get themselves into a divisional dogfight. By the time the second quarter ended, however, Dallas found their groove and...

Wilson reflects on Waco loss

Wilson reflects on Waco loss

Emma Reeves

September 11, 2019

The trip to Waco Saturday, Sept. 7, brought a substantial loss to the UTSA Roadrunner football team (1-1) in their game against the Baylor Bears. This weekend marked the third meeting of the two teams, and until this game, both teams had only one victory over the other. Baylor now leads 2-1 in th...

UTSA Football in jeopardy?

UTSA Football in jeopardy?

Jose Bouquett

September 11, 2019

Nine years into UTSA football’s (1-1) history, it’s time to take stock of where they are. Through two games this year, most UTSA fans would say the Roadrunners have won the games that they are supposed to win. UTSA will never be able to compete with Big 12 schools every year. Beating Baylor in...

Dallas Cowboys Season Preview

Dallas Cowboys Season Preview

Max Aguirre

September 3, 2019

On Saturday, the Dallas Cowboys cut their roster size down to 53. With one week to go before meaningful NFL football begins, this team seems to be headed in the right direction, and by all indications should have a strong season. The Cowboys have considerable talent on both sides of the ball, and it...

Volleyball competes at SMU Doubletree Invitational

Volleyball competes at SMU Doubletree Invitational

Julia Maenius

September 3, 2019

UTSA volleyball opened the new season with the SMU Doubletree Invitational at Moody Coliseum. The Roadrunners dropped two sets, sealing their 0-2 record. Freshman Courtney Walters registered a double-double, 41 sets and 11 digs, in her first collegiate match, but the ‘Runners dropped the season...

Roadrunners cage the Cardnials

Roadrunners cage the Cardnials

Jake Striebeck

September 3, 2019

UTSA started the 2019-2020 season in ‘rowdy’ fashion, defeating the University of the Incarnate Word Cardinals by a score of 35-7 on Saturday night. The blowout win filled the hearts of Roadrunners with optimism and excitement for the upcoming football season. UTSA hosted UIW for the ‘Runners’...

Athlete of the Week: Josh Dunlop

Athlete of the Week: Josh Dunlop

Lindsey Thomas

September 3, 2019

Originally from Indiana, Josh Dunlop’s love for football began in his front yard with his two older brothers. Now, Dunlop is the starting offensive tackle for the Roadrunners. In the fifth grade, Dunlop’s football career began by playing in a youth league. Dunlop did not like playing at first...

Soccer loses at home, rebounds in Phoenix

Soccer loses at home, rebounds in Phoenix

Julia Maenius

September 3, 2019

UTSA women’s soccer took on the Texas State Bobcats on Friday, Aug. 30. The Roadrunners fell, 0-1, to the Bobcats in the first preseason game of the 2019 season. During the first half, Roadrunner defense kept the Bobcat forwards out of scoring position, but in the 12th minute, the Bobcats shot past...

Soccer season underway

Soccer season underway

Ryan Garza

August 27, 2019

The Roadrunners are entering their second season under new head coach Derek Pittman and showed signs of improvement after going 6-9-2 during their first season under Pittman after only winning three games the year before. Last season the Roadrunners got off to a fast start by winning four of their...

Volleyball soars past Cardinals

Volleyball soars past Cardinals

Julia Maenius

August 27, 2019

The Roadrunner volleyball team faced the University of Incarnate Word Cardinals in an exhibition match to begin the 2019 season on Thursday, Aug. 22. The ‘Runners surrendered the first two points of the match but quickly regained their footing as they tied the game 3-3. The ‘Runners held...

Nowhere but up for the Roadrunners

Nowhere but up for the Roadrunners

Ryan Garza

August 27, 2019

The most difficult part of progress is overcoming preceding failures. As students, there is minimal comfort in our past, present and future. The UTSA football team signifies that notion.  Throughout the 2018 season it seemed the team was trying to discover its identity, leading to inconsistency, hu...