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Softball picks up three wins in Louisiana

Marena Estell pitches the ball during warm-ups. The softball team began their 2020 season on the road in Louisiana.

Ryan Garza, Sports Editor

February 11, 2020

The UTSA Roadrunner softball team (3-2) opened their 2020 season by traveling to Lafayette, Louisiana, to take part in their first two tournaments of the season. The ‘Runners hit the road to compete in the 34th annual Louisiana Classics and picked up wins against the Ball State University Cardinals...

UTSA softball hosts season opening tournament

UTSA pitcher Lizzy Fox fires a pitch during a game in the 2017 season. Chase Otero, The Paisano.

Ryan Garza

February 13, 2018

This past weekend marked the beginning of the UTSA Softball season as they hosted the UTSA Softball Classic. The Roadrunners come off of a 21-32 record from last season and hoped to start the season with a bang. The Roadrunners won their first game of the season when they took down Southern Illinois...

UTSA softball looks to improve in 2018 season

‘Runners meet
on the mound. Tristan Ipock/The Paisano

Ryan Garza

January 17, 2018

With the spring semester in full swing, the softball season is approaching quickly and the ‘Runners are looking forward to having a strong season. After going 21-32, 9-15 in conference, the team looks to improve off of last season. The Roadrunners played seven games in the fall against Incarnate...

Athlete of the week: Rylee Rodriguez

Carlos Hughes

March 8, 2017

UTSA freshman softball player Rylee Rodriguez has been on a tear this season. She recently earned her first Conference-USA player of the week nod in Feb. and had a batting average of .383. She lead the team in Home runs recording five so far, and also leads in RBI’s with 20 for the season so f...

Roadrunners host 2017 UTSA softball classic

Randee Crawford locks in on the pitch as she takes a swing. Tristan Ipock/The Paisano

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...

Roadrunners softball sweeps Miners

April 21, 2015

Marcus Connolly, The Paisano The UTSA Roadrunners (30-14, 12-5 C-USA) swept the UTEP Miners (13-32, 8-10 C-USA) this weekend three games to none at Roadrunner Field. With the wins, the Roadrunners earned their first 30-win season since 2006. UTSA softball is now sitting in first place for C...

UTSA drops UNT series

April 14, 2015

The UTSA Roadrunners (27-14, 9-5 C-USA) dropped the weekend series against North Texas Mean Green (16-23, 8-9 C-USA). The Roadrunners split the double header on Saturday, taking game one of the series before losing the next two. UTSA jumped to an early lead in game one thanks to a sol...

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...

UTSA opens up WAC play with a sweep of Texas State

March 26, 2013

Courtesy of WIll Tallent / The Paisano Building on a strong start to the season, the Roadrunners finished an 11-game roadtrip by winning three games against the Texas State Bobcats over the weekend. On Friday, March 22, UTSA (18-12, 3-0 WAC) won a doubleheader, 3-1 and 5-0...