TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY - SAN MARCOS NEWS



Juan Diego Plasencia Ties School Record, 66, On Day Two At Jim West Intercollegiate
Men's Golf
The Texas State men’s golf team moved up the leaderboard with a 2-under 286 Monday due to Juan Diego Plasencia record setting 6-under 66 and Juan Carlos Benitez’ 3-under 69 after the second-round at the Jim West Intercollegiate. Results


Baseball: No. 8 Baylor Preview
Baseball
Texas State baseball will look to keep its streak of three consecutive midweek wins alive on Tuesday when the Bobcats visit No. 8 Baylor for a 3:05 p.m. game at Baylor Ballpark in Waco. The meeting will be the second of the year between the... Game Notes (PDF)


Game Time At Baylor On Tuesday Changed To 3:05 p.m.
Baseball
Texas State baseball’s game time on Tuesday against Baylor has been changed to 3:05 p.m. from its originally scheduled time at 6:30 p.m. to avoid a conflict with the Baylor women’s basketball team playing in the NCAA National Championship game at 7:30 p.m.


Golf Tee Time: Jim West Intercollegiate
Men's Golf
BYU Entrada Classic St. George, Utah l  Entrada Golf Course Par 72 l 6,109 yards Live Scoring


Texas State Handles McNeese State 10-1
Baseball
For the second straight day, Texas State jumped out to an early lead over McNeese State before running away with the win. The Bobcats defeated the Cowboys 10-1 at Bobcat Ballpark on Saturday in front of 1,221 in attendance to clinch the series. Photo Gallery |


Softball Drops 1-0 Heartbreaker to Nicholls on the Road
Softball
Thibodaux, La. – Texas State softball snapped its five-game win streak as it fell to Nicholls, 1-0, this afternoon at the Colonel Softball Complex. The loss drops the Bobcats to 22-12 and 8-2 in conference play. The Colonels improve to 8-21, 4-4 in league play.


Men's Golf Team Places 6th After First Day At Jim West Intercollegiate
Men's Golf
The Texas State men’s golf team recorded a 295 7-over in the opening round at the Jim West Intercollegiate with Alastair Jones leading the way for the Bobcats firing a 1-under, 71, Sunday afternoon. Results


McNeese State Takes Series Finale 5-3 Over Texas State
Baseball
Texas State could not complete the series sweep over McNeese State on Sunday afternoon at Bobcat Ballpark as the Cowboys came away with a 5-3 victory in the series finale at Bobcat Ballpark.


Texas State Women’s Tennis Team Defeats UTSA 6-1
Women's Tennis
The Texas State women’s tennis team snapped a two-match losing streak with a 6-1 victory over UTSA in the Maroon-Orange I-35 rivalry match on Sunday afternoon at the UTSA Tennis Center.


Ballew Strikeouts Out 10 In 9-1 Victory Against McNeese State
Baseball
Junior Travis Ballew allowed just one hit over seven shutout innings while striking out 10 to lead Texas State to a 9-1 victory against McNeese State on Friday night at Bobcat Ballpark in front of 1,322 fans.


2012 Texas State Football Season Tickets On Sale
Football
The Texas State Athletics Department is offering its fans a once in a lifetime experience with season tickets for the 2012 football campaign going on sale at the Texas State Ticket Office.


Texas State To Hold Its Annual Maroon-Gold Spring Game On Saturday, March 31 At 2:00 PM
Football
Texas State football fans will have a chance to preview the 2012 football team when the Bobcats play in their annual Maroon-Gold spring game at Bobcat Stadium on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. Admission to the game is free for the general public.


Baseball Gameday: Texas State vs. McNeese State
Baseball
Bobcats vs. Cowboys 6:30 p.m. | San Marcos, Texas | Bobcat Ballpark Video | Radio | Live Stats | Game Notes | Preview Story | Baseball Twitter | Tickets


Track & Field Finishes Day Three Of The Texas Relays
Track and Field
A total of 17 athletes from the Texas State men's and women's track and field teams took part in the Texas Relays on day three of the competition at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin. Results |                      SaturdaySaturday Heat Sheets (PDF)    ? ? ? ?  


Baseball: McNeese State Preview
Baseball
The Texas State baseball team will look to snap a three-game losing streak in conference play when the Bobcats welcome McNeese State to Bobcat Ballpark this weekend for a three-game series. The two teams will play at 6:30 p.m. on Friday... Game Notes (PDF) | Tickets


Men's Golf Hosts Jim West Intercollegiate This Weekend
Men's Golf
The Texas State men’s golf team hosts its annual Jim West Intercollegiate, beginning Sunday at the Victoria Country Club in Victoria, Texas. The event is being hosted by the Bobcats for the third straight season. Info Sheet  


Texas State Selects Maroon and Gold Rosters for 2012 Spring Game
Football
The Texas State football team held a team draft to determine the rosters for Saturday’s Maroon-Gold spring game that will kick off at 2:00 p.m. at Bobcat Stadium. The teams were drafted by members of the team’s leadership council that was determined by a team vote.  


Women’s Tennis Team Hit The Road For Back-To-Back Conference Matches
Women's Tennis
The Texas State women’s tennis team will travel to Corpus Christi and San Antonio for a pair of Southland Conference matches against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. and UTSA on Sunday at noon, March 31 and April 1.


Danessa Lyssy Breaks School Heptathlon Record At Texas Relays
Track and Field
On day two of the Texas Relays, junior Danessa Lyssy made her mark in school history Thursday afternoon with a new school record in the heptathlon. Results |                      Friday Heat Sheets (PDF)    ? ? ? ?  


Bobcat Bonanza Raises $135,000 for Texas State Student-Athlete Scholarships
General
The Texas State Bobcat Club hosted the 24th annual Bobcat Bonanza presented by Texas Roadhouse on Friday and Saturday, March 23-24, in the Jerry D. and Linda Gregg Fields Bobcat Stadium West Side Complex. Over 400 attendees raised a record-breaking $135,000 for Bobcat student-athlete scholarships. The amount raised at this year’s Bobcat Bonanza was a 34% increase over the amount raised at last year’s event, which was the previous record for money raised.


Women's Basketball Signee Erin Peoples Is Finalist For McDonald's Full Court Award
Women's Basketball
Texas State women's basketball signee Erin Peoples has been a finalist for the The Spirit of Arkansas McDonald's Full Court Award. The award is given to those who demonstrate outstanding characteristics in all phases of the game.


Bobcats Hold On For 7-6 Win Over No. 16 Oregon
Baseball
Texas State took an early lead and had to hold on late as the Bobcats defeated No. 16 Oregon, 7-6, for the second straight day at Bobcat Ballpark in San Marcos.


Lyssy Sets Three Personal-Bests To Begin Heptathlon At Texas Relays
Track and Field
On day one of the Texas Relays, junior Danessa Lyssy set three personal-bests out of four events to begin the two-day heptathlon event at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin. Results   ? ? ? ?   Results  


Softball Ready for Match-Up At Nicholls
Softball
San Marcos, Texas – Texas State (21-11, 7-1 SLC) will head to Thibodaux, La. this weekend to face Nicholls (7-19, 3-3 SLC) in a two-game series. Friday’s game at the Colonel Softball Complex is set to start at 6 p.m., while Saturday’s contest will be at noon.


Bobcats Cruise To 11-3 Victory Over No. 16 Oregon
Baseball
Redshirt freshman Taylor Black made his second career start against his second ranked opponent and earned his second victory as Texas State defeated No. 16 Oregon, 11-3, on Tuesday night in front of 1,514 fans at Bobcat Ballpark. Photo Gallery |