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Roadrunners host 2017 UTSA softball classic

Roadrunners host 2017 UTSA softball classic

Chris Herbert

March 1, 2017

Fresh off of their doubleheader sweep against Sam Houston State, the UTSA softball team looked poised to play well in the annual UTSA classic this past weekend. Despite solid effort in four of the five games, the Roadrunners (6-8, C-USA) finished the weekend at 2-3. The Runners split matchups with New...

UTSA softball looking to get back into the swing of things

UTSA softball looking to get back into the swing of things

Jose Alvarez

May 18, 2016

The UTSA softball team is ready to go. Following an impressive 2015 season in which the Roadrunners topped C-USA’s West Division, the team will travel to California this weekend to kick off their 2016 season. Head Coach Michelle Cheatham will look to pick up right where they left off last year....

SOFTBALL DROPS HOME SERIES

SOFTBALL DROPS HOME SERIES

Chris Herbert

April 14, 2016

Before the 2015-16 softball season began, UTSA Softball was projected to finish fourth in Conference USA (C-USA), where they currently stand with a 8-7 record. However, the Roadrunners have entered a midseason slump, having lost seven of their last 10 games. On April 6, with a chance to upset...

UTSA loses rubber match to Blue Raiders

UTSA loses rubber match to Blue Raiders

Chris Herbert

March 30, 2016

The UTSA Softball team struggled before conference play began, starting the season with a 6-16 record. The Roadrunners began conference play by sweeping a series against North Texas (18-12, 3-6 C-USA)  and winning 2-of-3 games against Charlotte(18-14, 2-7 C-USA). In last week’s matchups at Roadrunner Field, UTSA showed strong efforts against...

Megan Low reflects on UTSA career

April 28, 2015

Marcus Connolly, The Paisano This semester, one of the most decorated softball players to ever play in the program is graduating. As told by her many honors, Megan Low’s hard-hitting has propelled her from being a high school and college four-year starter to being drafted to the National P...

Softball splits double-header

March 24, 2015

Marcus Connolly, The Paisano The UTSA Roadrunners (21-9, 5-3 C-USA) split a double header on Sunday, March 22, as the 25 ranked UAB Blazers (22-7, 7-1 C-USA) paid a visit to San Antonio. UTSA sophomore slugger Randee Crawford drove in eight runs during game one of Sunday’s matchup, ...

The softball team dominates in the UTSA Classic

February 24, 2015

Marcus Connolly, The Paisano Hosting the 2015 UTSA Classic, the Roadrunner softball team (12-4, 0-0) dominated its home tournament, winning four out of five games this weekend. Although UTSA dropped their first game on Friday night to Iowa State (9-2. 0-0), the Roadrunners swept the next...

C-USA SOFTBALL PREVIEW AND PROJECTION

January 27, 2015

The UTSA softball team begins their 2015 season on Friday, February 6th in Las Cruces, New Mexico against Montana University. The game will come as part of the Hotel Encanto Invitational, one of three invitational tournaments that comprise the bulk of UTSA Softball’s non-conference sche...

UTSA Athletics 2012-2013 Season In Review: Roadrunners Softball

June 11, 2013

Photo Credit: UTSA Athletics Photo Credit: UTSA Athletics Considering UTSA softball lost eight seniors from the 2012 team, Amanda Lehotak in her second season as head coach was able to lead the Roadrunners to a 27-26 record and a return to the WAC tournament. "I'm very proud and happ...

Roadrunners drop series to UT Arlington but qualify for WAC Tournament

May 5, 2013

Jeff Huehn/UTSA Athletics Photo Credit: Jeff Huehn/UTSA Athletics Despite losing Games 1 and 2 to the UT Arlington Mavericks (24-26, 8-13 WAC), the UTSA Roadrunners (26-24, 9-12 WAC) salvaged the season with a win in Game 3 that earned the team a spot in the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Tou...

UTSA softball edges out Louisiana Tech in final road game

April 30, 2013

Vincent Cardenas / The Paisano Photo Credit: Vincent Cardenas / The Paisano With the season ending and the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) tournament near, the UTSA Roadrunners (24-22, 7-10 WAC) won their last road series of the season against WAC opponent the Louisiana Tech...

Hope Ortiz gives cancer patients hope

April 23, 2013

Jeff Huehn / UTSA Athletics Photo Credit: Jeff Huehn/UTSA Athletics Some players can inspire a team to no end, not only because of their talent but also because of their teamwork and effort. Hope Ortiz was that kind of a player. “She (Ortiz) was probably one of the greatest teamma...