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Campos comments on new season protocols, winter sports

UTSA's Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics and Athletics Director Lisa Campos and head football coach Jeff Traylor at Traylor's welcome conference in December of 2019.

Julia Maenius, Assistant Sports Editor

September 18, 2020

As UTSA enters into the second week of its 2020 football season, the Alamodome released a comprehensive plan to ensure the safety of student athletes, fans and staff during the season. “If you look across the nation, of the schools that are playing, particularly in Texas, I don’t know that any of th...

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...

Women’s basketball falls to the Blazers

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Cade Draughon, Staff Writer

March 3, 2020

UTSA women’s basketball (6-21, 2-14 C-USA) fell to the UAB Blazers (18-10, 10-6 C-USA), 51-87, on Feb. 29. Currently, freshman guard Mikayla Woods leads the team in scoring with 15 points per game, while freshman forward Adryana Quezada with 13.7 points per game and junior guard Karrington Donald...

There is still hope for UTSA men’s basketball

Jhivvan Jackson drives to the basket around the Middle Tennessee defenders.
The ‘Runners lost back-to-back games at home.

Dalton Hartmann, Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

The UTSA Roadrunners men’s basketball team (10-13, C-USA 4-6) is currently ranking ninth out of 14 teams, but their record does not reflect the talent of this roster. The ‘Runners started off the year poorly with five consecutive losses and an average point difference of 17.4 points per game (PPG...

Orange and Blue on the Mean Green

Photo by Lindsey Thomas

Lindsey Mione

September 18, 2019

The UTSA Roadrunners (1-2) fell to the Army Black Knights (2-1) 31-13 on Saturday, Sept. 14, at the Alamodome. Next Saturday, the ‘Runners will take on the University of North Texas (UNT) in Denton, Texas. As the Black Knights moved on from an emotional loss against the seventh-ranked Unive...

UTSA Football in jeopardy?

UTSA Football helmet

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...

Men’s tennis ends on a good note

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Nisa Rodriguez

April 23, 2019

UTSA’s men’s tennis team completed their regular season last Tuesday, April 26. The Roadrunners concluded with a 7-0 sweep over the University of Incarnate Ward (UIW) at the ‘Runners tennis center. UTSA earned No. 6 seed and challenged No. 3 seed Middle Tennessee University (MT) this past weekend,...

A better bird: Baseball crushes 25-2

Palmer Wenzel pitches the ball. Ethan Gullett/The Paisano

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

Bryan Arias bats for first base. Ethan Gullett/The Paisano

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...

Men’s tennis competes in Houston

Patrick Poestinger congratulates teammate.

Emma Reeves

April 9, 2019

The UTSA men’s tennis team had another full weekend of matches at the Conference USA (C-USA) Showcase hosted by the Rice Owls. The Roadrunners faced the University of Alabama at Birmingham, the University of Southern Mississippi and Rice University in a three-day tournament. Men’s singles swept the...

UTSA Volleyball is postseason bound for sixth straight year

Roadrunners cheer each other on after scoring a point.

Nisa Rodriguez

November 14, 2018

Volleyball caps off dominate season The UTSA volleyball team is heading to conference this upcoming weekend with a boost of confidence from their victory against UTEP this past Saturday, Nov. 10. UTSA won their third straight game to finish the year in a tie for second in the league standings with ...

Women’s basketball shines: Roadrunners dominate Sul Ross State

Timea Tóth subbing-in for Marie Benson.

Zach Truesdale

November 7, 2018

NCAA women’s basketball is back this week after a long summer and fall of workouts and practices. The wait is over, and there is a lot to be hopeful for as UTSA prepares to take on the season. New faces have arrived on campus and the team is bound to get some competitive games in the near future. Players,...