Articles Posted in the Local Sports Category

  • Sam Houston State Women's Basketball (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTBALL: Women Blast the Bobcats (68-54)

    Sequeena Thomas scored 22 points and pulled down 17 rebounds and Britni Martin added 20 points as Sam Houston State defeated Texas State University-San Marcos 68-54 in the final regular season Southland women’s basketball game for both teams Saturday afternoon…

  • SHSU Bearkat Softball 03 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTBALL: Texas Shuts Out Kats (5-0)

    First baseman Kim Damian accounted for both Sam Houston’s hits as the Bearkats were shut out 5-0 by No. 6 Texas in the first contest of a three-game non-conference softball series Friday afternoon…

  • SHSU Women's Basketball vs SFA (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    BASKETBALL: Bearkat Women Top the Lumberjacks on the Road (70-55)

    Four Sam Houston women scored in double figures to lead the Bearkats to a 70-55 victory over Stephen F. Austin Wednesday night.

    Already assured of a berth in next week’s Southland Conference post-season tournament in Katy, the Bearkats helped improve their seeding in the tournament with the win…

  • SHSU Bearkat Softball 09 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTBALL: Texas A&M 4 Bearkats 1

    Back-to-back solo home runs by right fielder Sydney Shanon and pitcher Mel Dumezich and a pair of RBI singles by catcher Meagan May accounted for Texas A&M’s four runs as the Aggies handed Sam Houston a 4-1 non-conference softball loss Wednesday afternoon…

  • Antuan Bootle Sam Houston State Bearkat Basketball vs Northwestern State (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    BASKETBALL: Antuan Bootle Lead the Kats to a Win on the Road (50-37)

    Antuan Bootle pulled down 20 rebounds, the most in one game by a Bearkat since 1989 as Sam Houston defeated Northwestern State 50-37 for a Southland Conference men’s basketball road victory in Natchitoches, La., Wednesday night…

  • Sam Houston State Bearkat Softball vs Prairie View A&M (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTBALL: Kats Split Doubleheader with Prairie View A&M

    The Sam Houston State softball team split a double header on Wednesday night with Prairie View A&M to drop to 1-9 on the season.

    The Kats cruised to victory in the opening game of the day, winning 11-0 in five innings…

  • Sam Houston State Women's Bearkat Basketball vs Northwestern State (Courtesy DJ Shafer / GoBearkats.com)

    BASKETBALL: Bearkat Women’s Basketball with a Big Win Over Northwestern State (80-64)

    Junior forwards Britni Martin and Sequeena Thomas combined for 39 points and 22 rebounds to lead Sam Houston to an 80-64 Southland Conference women’s basketball victory Wednesday night…

  • Lady Hornets vs Beaumont Ozen (Courtesy Tom Waddill - The Huntsville Item)

    BASKETBALL: Lady Hornets: The Big One That Got Away (70-61)

    In the opening minutes, the Huntsville girls played exactly the way they needed to.

    Having top-ranked Beaumont Ozen on the ropes in the early going, the Lady Hornets knew that they had an upset brewing. It was just too early to peak against the undefeated Lady Panthers….

  • Sam Houston State Bearkat Baseball (Courtesy David Barfield / GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Bearkats Wins Over Prairie View (8-1)

    Freshman shortstop Corey Toups totaled two hits and drove in two runs to lead Sam Houston to an 8-1 non-conference baseball win over Prairie View A&M Tuesday night.

    The victory extended Sam Houston’s winning streak to three after the Kats dropped their season opener Friday. The Panthers dropped to 0-4…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 05 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Bearkat Baseball Take the San Diego Series (10-3)

    Third baseman Kevin Miller went 3-for-5 with three RBIs including a two-run single to spark a five-run seventh inning as Sam Houston State defeated San Diego 10-3 in a non-conference baseball game at Don Sanders Stadium Sunday afternoon…