Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Get to know the UTSA womens rugby team

Get to know the UTSA women’s rugby team

Sofia Garcia, Editor-in-Chief April 28, 2022

Founded in 2012 and home to 25 athletes, the UTSA Women’s Rugby team is a force to be reckoned with. As a way to close out their season and spread the word about the rugby team, President Grace Chen...

The Fight for Equity in Women’s College Sports

The Fight for Equity in Women’s College Sports

Isabella McGovern, Staff Writer April 26, 2022

This June will mark the 50th anniversary of Title IX being passed into American law. The enactment prohibits discrimination or exclusion from participation in sports based on sex at any college or university...

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UTSA softball clenches series victory against Southern Mississippi

Jada Thomas, Copyediting Coordinator April 26, 2022

This past weekend, the UTSA softball team (16-25, 9-8 C-USA) hosted a three game series against the University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles (27-18, 7-11 C-USA) at Roadrunner Field. The ‘Runners...

Chase Keng drives a ball during UTSA’s series sweep clinching win over FIU on Sunday. Keng had a solid week, going 5 for 16 at the plate with two doubles and five RBIs. He currently leads the ‘Runners in RBIs
for the season with 42 and is tied for second in doubles with 12 on the year.

Baseball loses 12-14 slugfest against No. 9 Texas St., sweeps FIU over the weekend

Ryder Martin, Sports Editor April 26, 2022

The UTSA Roadrunners (27-13, 12-6 C-USA) continued their march towards the conference tournament this past week as they competed in four more games. First, on Tuesday, April 19, the team took on the No....

Men’s and women’s tennis close out the regular season in opposing fashion

Men’s and women’s tennis close out the regular season in opposing fashion

Ryder Martin, Sports Editor April 20, 2022

The UTSA tennis teams were both in action this past weekend to close out their regular seasons. The men’s team (11-11) took to the court against the Lamar University Cardinals (16-7), while the women...

Men’s golf finishes 11th in The Aggie Invitational

Men’s golf finishes 11th in The Aggie Invitational

Luke Lawhorn, Assistant Sports Editor April 20, 2022

In preparation for next week's conference tournament, the UTSA men’s team took a trip to Bryan, Texas, April 9-10, to get the clubs swinging one last time. In the 12-team field, the Roadrunners finished...

Braden Davis delivers a pitch during a game against Charlotte earlier this month. Davis, a true freshman from Austin, Texas, burst onto the scene earlier this season when he threw six shutout innings in just his second collegiate start. Davis is currently 2-2 with a 5.56 ERA this season.

UTSA beats Sam Houston State, wins series over Rice

Julia Maenius, Assistant Sports Editor April 19, 2022

The UTSA baseball team (24-12, 9-6 C-USA) went 3-1 last week in a midweek match-up against Sam Houston (19-15) and a three-game weekend series at Rice (11-26, 4-11 C-USA). The Roadrunners exited the weekend...

Lisa Campos speaks at the grand opening of UTSAs Roadrunner Athletics Center of Excellence last year. The completion of the facility is just one of many advancements for UTSA that has occurred under Campos watch as the Athletic Director of the university.

Dr. Campos named a finalist for Athletic Director of the Year

Bella Nieto, Managing Editor April 19, 2022

Dr. Lisa Campos, the vice president of athletics and athletic director, is a finalist for Sport Business Journal Athletic Director of the Year. The publication has a committee that observes collegiate...

Alexa Williams readies to release a pitch during the series against North Texas last week. Williams has been one of UTSAs primary starters this year and is 3-5 with a 4.06 ERA.

Softball drops game to UIW, sweeps UAB

Ryder Martin, Sports Editor April 19, 2022

The UTSA Roadrunners (14-23, 7-7 C-USA) took to the field this past week for four games. First, on Wednesday, April 13, the team played the UIW Cardinals (13-26) at home. Then the team hit the road to...

UTSA football caps off spring practices with a spring game

UTSA football caps off spring practices with a spring game

Luke Lawhorn, Assistant Sports Editor April 19, 2022

A preview of UTSA football was played Thursday, April 14, at the Dub Farris Sports Complex, where the Roadrunners’ annual spring game ended with the offense and defense tied 7-7. UTSA fans had the chance...

The state of the San Antonio Spurs: post play-in

The state of the San Antonio Spurs: post play-in

Daniel Sprague, Contributing Writer April 19, 2022

For the second consecutive season, the Spurs lost the play-in game. On April 13, the New Orleans Pelicans defeated the San Antonio Spurs 113-103 in the ninth versus 10th play-in game for the right to play...

Flipping the Bird- Episode 15

Kaitlyn Rosas, Ryder Martin, and Luke Lawhorn April 12, 2022

Ryder Martin and Luke Lawhorn are back for another episode of Flipping the Bird! This week the duo breaks down the NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Game, UTSA baseball's big turnaround in form, another...

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