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...

Flipping the Bird Ep.17

Ryder Martin, Luke Lawhorn, and Kaitlyn Rosas April 26, 2022

Ryder Martin and Luke Lawhorn return to break down all of the latest news surrounding UTSA sports this week including women's basketball adding some high-impact transfers, baseball winning yet another...

Women’s golf finishes second at C-USA Championships

Women’s golf finishes second at C-USA Championships

Julia Maenius, Assistant Sports Editor April 26, 2022

The UTSA women’s golf team placed second in the Conference USA Championship tournament in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., April 18-20. The team was one shot off a tied first-place score with North Texas. Camryn...

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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....

Photos from UTSA Footballs Spring Game

Photos from UTSA Football’s Spring Game

Dalton Hartmann, Photo Editor April 19, 2022

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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...

Women’s golf finishes second at Maryb S. Kauth Invitational, men finish eighth at Wyoming Cowboy Classic

Women’s golf finishes second at Maryb S. Kauth Invitational, men finish eighth at Wyoming Cowboy Classic

Ryder Martin, Sports Editor April 12, 2022

Both UTSA golf teams returned to the links this past week to continue their season. Coming off of a win at the Chattanooga Classic the week prior, the women’s team kept up their strong run of form by...

Women’s tennis wins three in a row, men’s tennis drops match against Rice

Women’s tennis wins three in a row, men’s tennis drops match against Rice

Ryder Martin, Sports Editor April 12, 2022

The UTSA women’s (4-15) and men’s (10-11) tennis teams were both in action on the courts this week at home. After being mired in a 12-match losing streak for much of the year, the women’s team enjoyed...

Jemuel Miller competes in the men’s long jump during UTSA’s Roadrunner Invitational last week. Miller competed at the NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field Championships last month and took sixth in the triple jump.

Two gold medals highlight track’s showing

Julia Maenius, Assistant Sports Editor April 12, 2022

Gold medal finishes from Bashiru Abdullahi and Alanah Yukich highlighted the UTSA track and field team’s showing at the 44 Farms Team Invitational on April 8-9 at Texas A&M. The men’s team returned...

Ciarra Mata launches a ball during UTSA’s series against North Texas. Mata scored twice in the team’s lone win over the Mean Green on Friday.

Softball splits week, looks ahead to UAB

Julia Maenius, Assistant Sports Editor April 12, 2022

The UTSA softball team (12-22, 5-7 C-USA) split last weekend with a win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and a 1-2 series record against North Texas. The Roadrunners hit a walk-off home run in the bottom...

Riley Grunberg records an out first base during a game against North Texas earlier this week. Grunberg is hitting .324 with nine home runs and 25 RBIs this season.

Athlete of the Week: Riley Grunberg

Isabella McGovern, Assistant Magazine Editor April 12, 2022

Riley Grunberg is a softball player at UTSA. She is a senior, a mechanical engineering major and is from Corpus Christi, Texas. Born on July 28, 2000, Grunberg is the daughter of Christi Simpson and Brian...

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