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Conference USA cancels all spring sports

Conference USA cancels all spring sports

Ryan Garza, Sports Editor

March 13, 2020

Effective immediately, all spring sports have been canceled by Conference USA (C-USA) due to the outbreak of COVID-19 in the U.S. UTSA athletics announced it is suspending all non-conference sports until further notice. “All UTSA sports programs that are in season may continue to hold practices...

Men’s basketball heads into C-USA Bonus Play

Men’s basketball heads into C-USA Bonus Play

Cade Draughon, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

UTSA men’s basketball (12-15, 6-8 C-USA) went 1-1 during their final home stand of the regular season, with a win against the Marshall Thundering Herd (13-14, 7-7 C-USA), 72-63, on Feb. 13 and a loss to the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (18-8, 11-3 C-USA), 73-77, on Feb. 15. “Much of our success...

Women’s basketball begins home stand

Women’s basketball begins home stand

Ryan Garza, Sports Editor

January 21, 2020

UTSA women’s basketball (6-10, 2-3 C-USA) fell to the University of Texas at El Paso Miners, 54-94, on Jan. 18, and will have a two-game home stand before they hit the road once again. Three different Roadrunners are averaging double-digit points per game. Mikayla Woods leads the team in scoring with ...

Volleyball continues conference slate: Roadrunners prepare for last home game of the season

Volleyball continues conference slate: Roadrunners prepare for last home game of the season

Julia Maenius

November 13, 2019

The UTSA Roadrunner volleyball team (15-10, 8-4 C-USA) hosted the Middle Tennessee State University Blue Raiders on Sunday, Nov. 10, closing in on their 14th winning season under head coach Laura Neugebauer-Groff. The ‘Runners swept the Blue Raiders in three sets as they near the Conference USA championship...

Soccer keeps tournament hopes alive

Soccer keeps tournament hopes alive

Tyler Pakulak

October 30, 2019

The ‘Runners looked forward to continuing their winning streak this past weekend when they traveled to the East Coast to take on Old Dominion University and Charlotte. The soccer team entered Friday’s game against ODU (8-3-4, 2-3-2 C-USA) riding a three-game win streak in an attempt to make a final...

Soccer loses a second heartbreaker this season

Soccer loses a second heartbreaker this season

Tyler Pakulak

October 2, 2019

The Roadrunners once again suffered a late heartbreak when they fell 0-1 to the Rice Owls on Sunday afternoon. The late loss drops the ‘Runners to 4-4-1 with a 0-2 record in Conference-USA (C-USA). Opportunities were sparse in the first half for both teams. In the 10th minute, Rice found a way...

Back-to-back women’s golf champions

Back-to-back women’s golf champions

Julia Maenius

April 23, 2019

The UTSA women’s golf team traveled to Fort Myers, Florida, to compete in the Conference USA (C-USA) Championship from March 15 to 17. The team placed first overall, marking the Roadrunner’s second C-USA title and fourth league championship. Entering the final round, the ‘Runners were trailing...

Women’s basketball falls at home

Women’s basketball falls at home

Lindsey Mione

February 6, 2019

UTSA (6-14, 1-7) fell to the Lady Toppers from Western Kentucky University (WKU) (13-9, 7-1) 81-62 in the Convocation Center, Feb. 1. Although the ‘Runners fell short, they finished strong in the final quarter, doubling WKU’s points earned in that quarter. The ‘Runners shot a field goal percentage...

Men’s basketball on the hunt for first

Men’s basketball on the hunt for first

Jack Myer

February 6, 2019

The UTSA Men’s basketball team hit the road last week with games against Western Kentucky University (WKU) on Feb. 1 and Marshall University on Feb. 3. Both games were highly contested and needed an overtime period to reach a conclusion. Sophomore guards Jhivvan Jackson and Keaton Wallace each turned...

UTSA women’s golf wins C-USA championship

UTSA women’s golf wins C-USA championship

Frankie Leal

April 24, 2018

Houston, Gonzalez lead ‘Runners to 2018 conference title After finishing the 2016-2017 season with a third-place finish at the Conference-USA tournament, UTSA had their sights set on the championship as they headed to Fort Myers, Florida for the 2017-2018 C-USA tournament on April 16. Throughout the...

UTSA baseball on the brink of a new season

UTSA baseball on the brink of a new season

Ryan Garza

January 31, 2018

Where UTSA stands amongst C-USA in the preseason With baseball season less than three weeks away, teams around the nation are gearing up for the 2018 season. Southern Mississippi and Rice ran the table in C-USA last season and earned a bid to the NCAA tournament as a result. This season, every...

Athlete of the week: Jordyn Lacy

Athlete of the week: Jordyn Lacy

Frankie Leal

October 12, 2017

In the midst of a losing season for the UTSA women’s soccer team in 2016, Jordyn Lacy proved to be one of the bright spots for the team. In 2016, Lacy started every match for UTSA and made a huge impact when she was on the field. Lacy tallied five goals and five assists during her freshman campaign, ...