As a head coach that prides himself on his team’s toughness, hustle and intensity, Sam Houston State’s Matt Deggs had plenty to be happy about Tuesday night.
The Bearkats' season remains alive, as they arrive the National Invitational Tournament with an automatic bid as the outright Southland Conference champion.
A trio of Weatherford-based fighters, 19-year old Matthew Gray, 19-year old Audrey Gifford and 27-year old Dustin Apodaca each recently fought in the Fort Worth Regional Golden Gloves boxing tournament.
KATY — An improbable turnaround season for Sam Houston State came to a close Thursday afternoon at the Merrell Center, with a former Bearkat sending her old team home.
The University of Texas at Austin fired head tennis coach Michael Center on Wednesday, a day after he was implicated in a sprawling college bribery investigation spanning six states and involving potentially millions of dollars.
With a roster that featured as many new faces as it did returning ones, the Bearkats lacked a definitive identity as the start of the 2018-19 season arrived.
Jacksonville High School baseball fans got to see the Tribe in action at Summers Norman Field for the first time this season Tuesday evening and the Tribe didn't disappoint.
In the first game of the two-game midweek series against Louisiana Tech, the Bearkats couldn’t get the hit they needed to fall. The Bulldogs also took command in the middle innings to beat Sam Houston State 7-0 on Tuesday night in Ruston, Louisiana.
The Brock Eagles (34-5) will vie for yet another state basketball championship this weekend following a 58-49 Class 3A state semifinals victory over the East Chambers Buccaneers (31-3) today at San Antonio's Alamodome.
ARP — Freshman Lindsay Davis tossed a one-hitter and struck out 15 Arp batters and Troup went on to coast past their rivals 14-2 on Tuesday night in Arp.
GLADEWATER — Palestine High School junior track and field athlete Shayla Arthur certainly made an impression during the opening meet of the season.
BRYAN — The Grapeland High School boys' basketball team found itself stymied by Shelbyville in a Conference 2A-Region III championship game for the second straight year.
A trio of Bearkats has been recognized for their performance at last weekend’s Frisco College Baseball Classic, during which Sam Houston State nearly upset No. 12 Mississippi State before rallying from seven down the next day to stun Nebraska in walk-off fashion.
FRANKSTON — Freshman Lindsay Davis tossed a complete game 1-hitter on Saturday to propel Troup to a 6-2 triumph over Athens in the championship game of the Frankston Tournament.
FRISCO — In a back-and-forth offensive explosion that saw 21 total runs cross the plate, it was a player seeking his first hit of the year that lifted the Bearkats to victory.
FAIRFIELD — Elkhart's Chloe Ives and Frankston's Kaela Davis have the most realistic shot among local entrants to qualify for the Texas High School Women's Powerlifting Association state meet.
With the passing of legislation last year that allows the use of big bore air guns for harvesting big game animals in Texas, much interest in hunting/shooting with the power of air was generated.
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