Articles Tagged “Southland Conference”

  • Bearkats Focus on Finishing via GoBearkats.com

    Focus on Finishing

    Amid all the preseason excitement about being both the favorite to repeat as Southland Conference football champions and the No. 1 team in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision national rankings, Sam Houston State head coach Willie Fritz reminds his 2012 gridiron squad of one thing.

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    FOOTBALL: What the Coaches Had to Say

    Check out what the Southland Conference head coaches had to say about the upcoming 2012 season.

  • SHSU Football - Media Day (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    FOOTBALL: Can Kats Repeat?

    It certainly came as no surprise. After running roughshod through the Southland Conference last fall, winning every league contest by at least three touchdowns, the Sam Houston State Bearkats were tabbed by the coaches in the league as the overwhelming favorite to repeat as champs in 2012…

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    BASEBALL: Azar Named ABCA All-Region

    Sam Houston State designated hitter Anthony Azar has earned a postseason recognition this week by being named to the ABCA All-South Central Region Team as a first team selection.

    Azar led the Bearkats in 2012 with a .354 batting average. The sophomore from The Woodlands also had a team high three home runs, 38 RBI, 10 doubles and a .402 on base percentage. He had an OPS of .899 which was also tops on the club…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 26 (Courtesy SouthlandConference)

    BASEBALL: Azar Walkoff HR Powers 4-3 Win

    Designated hitter Anthony Azar lifted a walk-off home run over the left field fence as No. 1 seeded Sam Houston State avenged its first round loss to A&M-Corpus Christi and stayed alive in the Southland Conference baseball tournament Friday morning at Bobcat Ball Park…

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    BASEBALL: ‘Kats Stay Alive w/ Win Over Cowboys

    A five-run sixth inning sparked by a double by catcher John Hall and home runs by left fielder Luke Plucheck and third baseman Kevin Miller powered Sam Houston to a 7-1 victory over McNeese State in an elimination game on the second day of the 20th annual Southland Conference post-season baseball tournament…

  • 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…

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    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 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…