Articles Posted in the Local Sports Category

  • SHSU Bearkat Softball - Shelbi Tucker (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTBALL: Kats Sweep Doubleheader

    Third baseman Shelbi Tucker accounted for seven RBIs in a pair of victories as the Sam Houston softball team swept Houston Baptist in a pair of softball games Wednesday.
    The Bearkats defeated HBU 5-0 and 6-3 in Houston…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 08 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com - David Barfield)

    BASEBALL: Kats Win Over Houston Baptist (9-8)

    GoBearkats.com Catcher Anthony Azar’s walk-off RBI single to left field gave Sam Houston State a 9-8 victory in 10 innings in a non-conference game with Houston Baptist Tuesday at Don Sanders Stadium. The two teams…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball - Luke Plucheck (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Plucheck Grabs the Kats a Win Sunday (4-3)

    Left fielder Luke Plucheck hit a lead-off triple in the eighth inning to set up the winning run then made a diving catch in left center in the top of the ninth for a game-saving defensive play to lead Sam Houston to a 4-3 win over UC Riverside Sunday..

  • SHSU Bearkat Softball 02 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTBALL: Texas Sweeps Series

    No. 6 ranked Texas held Sam Houston to one hit as the Longhorns run-ruled the Bearkats 14-0 to complete a non-conference softball series sweep Sunday.

    First baseman Kim Damian picked up the only hit for Sam Houston…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball vs UC Riverside 01 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: UC Riverside 10 SHSU 1

    Eddie Orozco spread seven hits over eight innings, surrendering only one run and striking out five as UC Riverside evened its non-conference baseball series with Sam Houston State Saturday afternoon with a 10-1 victory over Sam Houston State…

  • 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…