Articles Posted in the Local Sports Category

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 27 (Courtesy DJ Shafer - GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: A&M-Corpus Christi 9 – SHSU 2

    Seeking to become only the third number one seed to win the Southland Conference baseball tournament title in the event’s 20-year history, regular season champion Sam Houston State stumbled Wednesday afternoon as the Bearkats fell 9-2 to No. 8 seed Texas A&M-Corpus Christi at Bobcat Ball Park…

  • SHSU Bearkat Softball 16 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTBALL: Two Shutouts & A No-Hitter

    GoBearkats.com Sophomore pitcher Shelby Lancaster threw her first no-hitter as a Bearkat and senior Tomi Garrison limited Southeastern Louisiana to four hits as Sam Houston shut out the Lions twice 3-0 and 1-0 in a Southland…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 23 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Near Jackson no-no helps Kats to DH sweep

    Justin Jackson took a no-hitter to the ninth as Sam Houston swept a double header from McNeese State on Saturday, winning 5-2 and 4-0.

    In the second game of the day Jackson (7-3) allowed just two base runners through the first eight innings, before surrendering back-to-back singles with one out in the ninth. The senior finished off the game with his 10th strikeout to complete the sweep for the 20th ranked Bearkats (28-10, 17-3 SLC)…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 22 (Courtesy David Barfield - GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: No. 20 Kats fall to McNeese

    The No. 20 Bearkat baseball team dropped the final game of the three-game series with McNeese State, falling 5-1 to the Cowboys on Sunday afternoon.

    It took the Kats (28-11, 17-4) five innings to notch their first hit of the game and the only run came off a Shea Pierce home run in the 8th inning…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 21 (Courtesy David Barfield / GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Sam Houston 5 Houston 4

    Right fielder Jake Arrington went 2-for-4 with a home run and first baseman Ryan O’Hearn went 3-for-4 with a double as Sam Houston defeated Houston 5-4 in a non-conference baseball game at Don Sanders Stadium.

  • SHSU Bearkat Practice (Courtesy DJ Shafer / Game Day Photos on Facebook)

    FOOTBALL: Orange/White Football Fun

    A month of hard work during spring training for the defending Southland Conference football champions comes to an end Wednesday April 18 with the annual Orange-White Spring Game…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 19 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Kats Take Series w/ 5-3 Win Over Lamar

    Jake Arrington’s fifth inning triple scored the winning run as Sam Houston got back on the winning track with a 5-3 victory over Lamar Sunday afternoon…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 20 (Courtesy David Barfield - GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Win Streak Ends at 13

    It has been nearly a month since the Sam Houston State Bearkats found themselves on the losing side of the scoreboard. With a 5-2 loss on Saturday afternoon to Lamar, the Kats had a winning streak of 13 games snapped. It also ended a run of 11 straight in conference play, the third longest in Southland history…

  • SHSU Bearkat Softball 14 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTBALL: McNeese State 9 Sam Houston 3

    McNeese State pounded out nine runs on 15 hits as the Cowgirls handed Sam Houston State a 9-3 Southland Conference softball loss Saturday afternoon…

  • SOFTBALL: Sam Houston 6 McNeese 5

    SOFTBALL: Sam Houston 6 McNeese 5

    Third baseman Shelbi Tucker singled, reached third on a passed ball then scored on a ground ball by outfielder Calli Wood for the winning run in the first extra inning as Sam Houston State defeated McNeese State 6-5 in a Southland Conference softball game Friday night…