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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,...

Baseball starts season off swinging

Baseball starts season off swinging

Ryder Martin, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

UTSA baseball opened a new era and their season playing first against the Bobcats of Quinnipiac University. The Roadrunners swept the three-game series, giving new head coach Pat Hallmark a sterling start. Dominant pitching was the story of the series as the ‘Runners’ pitchers allowed only eight...

Baseball set to open series against Quinnipiac

Baseball set to open series against Quinnipiac

Julia Maenius and Ryan Garza

February 11, 2020

For the first time since 2013, the UTSA Roadrunners will have a new skipper at the helm as former head baseball coach Jason Marshall resigned in May 2019. The man tasked with replacing Marshall is former University of the Incarnate Word Cardinals head baseball coach Pat Hallmark, who was lured away from...

A better bird: Baseball crushes 25-2

A better bird: Baseball crushes 25-2

Jose Bouquett

April 16, 2019

The Roadrunner baseball team hosted Lamar University on Tuesday, April 9, and it would not take long for the ‘Runners to take firm control of the game. The ‘Runner offense came alive with a season-best 13 runs in the first inning. Bryan Sturges opened the scoring with a three-run moonshot over the...

Baseball faces ODU in weekend series

Baseball faces ODU in weekend series

Jose Bouquett

April 16, 2019

The Roadrunners faced Old Dominion University in a three-game series from Friday, April 12 to 14. The ‘Runners won the game on Friday but lost on Saturday and Sunday. Both teams were scoreless until the fourth inning when Will Morgan hit the ball deep in the outfield and gave the Old Dominion Monarchs...

LA Tech sweeps Roadrunners in the Bayou

LA Tech sweeps Roadrunners in the Bayou

Julia Maenius

April 9, 2019

UTSA baseball (13-16, 5-4) traveled to the Bayou to face the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs. Both teams were tied for fifth in the Conference USA (C-USA). The matchups for this series would determine the rankings of the 12-team conference. The first game of the series did not go well for the Roadrunners....

Baseball nearly sweeps USM

Baseball nearly sweeps USM

Julia Maenius

April 2, 2019

UTSA baseball (13-15, 5-4 Conference USA) hosted the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles in a three-game series from March 29 to 31. This series elevated the Roadrunners to fifth place in C-USA as they fell short of a sweep for the series. The ‘Runners blew out the Golden Eagles in the first game...

Baseball Upsets No. 19 Texas in Austin

Baseball Upsets No. 19 Texas in Austin

Claire Coburn

March 6, 2019

For the first time in 12 years, the UTSA baseball team defeated the University of Texas at Austin (UT) at Disch-Falk Field, winning 10-7 and marking the fourth ever win in Austin. The Roadrunners trailed 6-0 until the fifth inning with UT’s outfielder Duke Ellis, outfielder Eric Kennedy and third...

Miscues punctuate a disappointing weekend for UTSA

Miscues punctuate a disappointing weekend for UTSA

Jose Bouquett

March 6, 2019

Coming off of their historic win in Austin, the Roadrunners hosted Bradley University in a three-game series for their last home series before Conference USA play begins. Karan Patel toed the rubber for UTSA on a chilly evening for game-one against Bradley ace Mitch Janssen. The ‘Runners weekend...

Baseball claim series over Dartmouth

Baseball claim series over Dartmouth

Jose Bouquett

February 26, 2019

A high-voltage weekend on both sides of the field gave UTSA their first series win of the season against Ivy League mainstay Dartmouth. The UTSA baseball team opened a four-game series against the Big Green on Friday, Feb. 22, after a midweek win against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. Both game one...

MLB postseason is in full swing

MLB postseason is in full swing

Jack Myer

October 3, 2018

The American League East dominated the American League (AL) this season. The Boston Red Sox took the division crown with a franchise record of 108 wins, and the New York Yankees took the first AL Wild Card spot with 100 wins. Boston, led by the offense of right fielder (RF) Mookie Betts, left-fielder...

UTSA baseball has a strong start to season

UTSA baseball has a strong start to season

Connor Zimmerlee

February 20, 2018

Roadrunners drop first game, but win series over San Francisco   Well, the best time of the year is upon us. That’s right, it is officially baseball season. The UTSA baseball team opened the season over the weekend with a three game series against the University of San Francisco Dons. The ‘R...