Two weekends removed from Opening Day, Sam Houston laced up its uniforms and welcomed a crowd of around 200 fans in an environment that featured walk-up music and a feeling that baseball is back.
Five Sam Houston State baseball players, including four pitchers, were recognized by D1Baseball.com on Tuesday, including a pair as top 2016 Southland Conference MLB Draft prospects.
With 20 years of coaching experience, second-year Sam Houston State head baseball coach Matt Deggs is not hesitant to let it be known the value of a preseason poll is about equal to the paper it is written on.
With under three weeks until Opening Day, Sam Houston State baseball single-game tickets are now on sale for the Bearkats 28 home matchups including six against preseason top 25 opponents.
With exactly three weeks until Opening Day, the Sam Houston State baseball program, along with teams across the country, open preseason practices on Friday.
The 2016 Bearkat Baseball Banquet and Auction has been set for Saturday, February 6 at the Lowman Student Center (LSC) Ballroom on the campus of Sam Houston State University.
Season tickets for 28 Sam Houston State home baseball games are now available by visiting GoBearkats.com/tickets or by calling the athletic ticket office at (936) 294-1729.
Backed by the quality work of Burnside Services Incorporated (BSI) of Navasota, in conjunction with Ryan Sanders Sports Services of Round Rock, Sam Houston's AstroTurf playing surface is complete.
Nate and Bailey Vandyke, members of the baseball and tennis teams at Sam Houston, have made Bearkat athletics a family affair
Head Coach Matt Deggs and the Sam Houston State baseball coaching staff welcome (9) new student-athletes to the Bearkat baseball family, with seven H.S. seniors and two junior college players.
The Sam Houston State baseball program pressed through its final fall practice on Thursday, capping the squad's earliest start in recent memory at sun-splashed Holleman Field.
The afternoon heat at Holleman Field, the temporary home of the Bearkats this fall, has yet to give way to cooler fall temperatures, but the mentality of the team tells you otherwise.