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Soccer’s season ends with a loss to UTEP

Photo by Julia Maenius

Tyler Pakulak

November 6, 2019

This past Friday night, the UTSA soccer team finished their season with another heartbreaking loss to the University of Texas at El Paso Miners. Tessa Carlin scored the only goal of the game, with a shot from right outside the goal box that slipped past the keeper to give the Miners the lead and capture...

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...

Roadrunners Ride 3 Game Win Streak Into the Weekend

Sarah Bayhi makes an attempt to score a goal against the Lady Techsters. Photo by Julia Maenius

Tyler Pakulak

October 23, 2019

The UTSA Roadrunner soccer team looked to continue their winning streak during their game against the University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles on Thursday, Oct. 17. The ‘Runners, coming off their first conference victory with a 3-2 overtime win against Marshall University, looked to improve...

Soccer picks up first conference win

Camrynne Hoover throws the ball in bounds. Photo by Julia Maenius

Tyler Pakulak

October 16, 2019

The UTSA Roadrunner soccer team scratched and clawed their way to victory this past weekend when they defeated the Marshall Thundering Herd 3-2 in overtime. The win gave the ‘Runners their first Conference USA (C-USA) victory, moving to 5-6-1 in the season, 1-4-0 in conference play. For the weekend...

Athlete of the Week: Nicole Galan

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Cade Draughon

October 9, 2019

Senior Nicole Galan is entering her fifth season as a midfielder for the UTSA Roadrunner soccer team. After three seasons of play, Galan has recorded one goal with two assists in 47 total games for the ‘Runners. “I’m from San Antonio, where I attended Reagan High School, and [I] picked ...

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...

Blue Raiders outlasts Roadrunners in OT

Sophie Milich kicks a ball back into play. Photo by  Lindsey Thomas

Tyler Pakulak

September 24, 2019

UTSA Soccer (4-3-1) fell 3-4 to the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (4-5), beginning their Conference-USA (C-USA) play with the Jurassic Park West themed game. The ‘Runners began C-USA with a 0-1 record. The heat played a big factor in the first half. The action kicked off early with the Blue Raiders...

Soccer finishes pre-conference schedule

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Tyler Pakulak

September 18, 2019

A promising start to the season continued on Friday, Sept. 13 as UTSA soccer (4-2-1) took on the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles. The Roadrunners were coming off a second-place finish this past weekend in their home tournament and looked to rebound after a 5-0 home defeat to the University of South Florida...

Soccer ties for second in tournament

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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...

Soccer loses at home, rebounds in Phoenix

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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...

Men’s club soccer opens spring season

The men's club soccer before their game. Photo Courtesy of men's club soccer.

Lindsey Mione

March 6, 2019

For the past few years, the men’s club soccer team at UTSA has been operated by students. Former student Mason Rankin began the club but has stepped down to allow the organization to be a student-run league. The current head coach is senior Asael Campos, a political science major with no prior coaching...