Articles Posted in the Local Sports Category

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 12 (Courtesy Brian Blalock - SHSU - GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Third Consecutive Sweep

    Second baseman Luke Plucheck went 2-for-3 including a two-run single for the game-winning run as Sam Houston defeated Northwestern State 5-3 Saturday afternoon.

    The victory completed a three-game Southland Conference sweep of the Demons by the Bearkats. The sweep was the third straight for Sam Houston, a first for the Bearkats in their 25 years in the league…

  • SHSU Bearkat Softball 08 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTBALL: Splits A Doubleheader Against UTSA

    Hilary Adams became the eighth Sam Houston softball player to hit two home runs in a single game as the Bearkats split a Southland Conference doubleheader with UTSA Saturday.

    The Roadrunners won the first game 6-3 but Sam Houston bounced back for an 8-3 victory in the nightcap…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 13 (Courtesy David Barfield - GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: 4-3 Victory In 11 Innings

    First baseman Ryan O’Hearn’s walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the 11th inning gave Sam Houston State a come-from-behind 4-3 victory over Northwestern State in a Southland Conference baseball game Friday night…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 14 (Courtesy David Barfield - GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Bearkats knock off No. 9 Rice

    The Sam Houston Bearkats just keep winning.

    The 24th-ranked Kats (20-9, 10-2 SLC) got two runs in the second inning and held on to beat No. 9 Rice 2-1 on Tuesday night at Reckling Park. The win extends the Bearkats winning streak to nine games, and gave head coach David Pierce a win against the school he served as an assistant for nine years.

  • SHSU Bearkat Softball 06 (Courtesy David Barfield - GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTBALL: Sweeps A Doubleheader

    Sam Houston extended its softball winning streak to six games with 2-0 and 4-3 victories over Houston Baptist in a non-conference doubleheader Tuesday evening.

    First baseman Kim Damian provided the game-winning hit with a third inning two-run single in the first game. An RBI double by second baseman Alyssa Coggins in the fifth inning proved to be the game-winner in the nightcap…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 15 (Courtesy David Barfield - GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Kats Sweep UTSA With 15-1 Victory

    The Sam Houston baseball team completed a three-game sweep of Southland Conference rival UTSA on Sunday with a 15-1 seven-inning ball game…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 16 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Bearkats Run-Rule UTSA

    Led by right fielder Jake Arrington who went 3-for-4 with three RBIs, Sam Houston State totaled 16 hits for the second day in a row to run-rule UTSA 13-2 in a one hour, 57 minute Southland Conference baseball game Saturday afternoon at Roadrunner Field…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 17 (Courtesy David Barfield - GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Sam Houston 14 Texas Southern 6

    Rallying from a 4-0 deficit with a 10-run third inning, Sam Houston State handed Texas Southern a 14-6 non-conference loss Wednesday at Don Sanders Stadium.

    Sam Houston (16-9) totaled 15 hits while Texas Southern (12-13) posted seven…

  • SHSU Bearkat Softball 10 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTALL: A Sweep Against SFA

    First baseman Kim Damian went 4-for-6 to lead Sam Houston to a Southland Conference softball doubleheader sweep as the Bearkats defeated Stephen F. Austin 5-2 twice Tuesday…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 18 (Courtesy David Barfield - GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Kats Drop Dallas Baptist 5-3

    Center fielder Colt Atwood went 3-for-5 with an RBI as Sam Houston State defeated Dallas Baptist 5-3 in a non-conference midweek baseball game Tuesday night at Don Sanders Stadium…