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Conference USA awards Karrington Donald with C-USA Spirit of Service Award

Karrington Donald brings the ball up the court during a conference game.

Ryan Garza, Sports Editor

April 15, 2020

UTSA women’s basketball guard Karrington Donald was awarded the C-USA Spirit of Service Award by Conference USA.  The Spirit of Service Award, awarded three times a year, is given to 14 different student athletes who have participated in community service  and achieved high academic standing while...

Conference USA cancels all spring sports

Conference USA cancels all spring sports due to fears over the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. C-USA is one of many collegiate and professional sports leagues that have decided to cancel or postpone their seasons.

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

Jhivvan Jackson shoots the ball over a Louisiana Tech defenders. Jackson has moved into the
all-time leading scorer position.

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

Charlene Mass defends the basket against the Cardinals.

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

Madeline McKay swings at a set from Courtney Walters. Photo by Lindsey Thomas

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

Jordyn Lacey brings the ball up the field. Julia Maenius

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

Lexi Bolton runs after a ball.

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

‘Runners after they won their championship.

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

Marie Benson searches for an open teammate to pass to.

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

Byron Frohnen dribbles for a layup in the paint.

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

The team hoists their championship trophy after the win.
Photo courtesy of Conference-USA

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

Former Roadrunner Skyler Valentine swings through the zone. Tristan Ipock, The Paisano.

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...