The Sam Houston State Bearkats had the bases loaded with nobody out in the top of the seventh, but its final-inning rally fell short as the Northwestern State Demons eliminated the Kats from the Southland Conference Tournament with a 4-1 win at Farris Field.
The top-seeded McNeese Cowgirls struck for five runs in the first inning and picked up a 9-1 win in five innings over the Sam Houston State Bearkats in the second round of the Southland Conference Tournament on Wednesday at Farris Field.
Emily Bounds' RBI single scored Codi Carpenter with two outs in the bottom of the seventh capped a final-inning rally and gave the Sam Houston State Bearkats a walk-off win, 3-2, over Central Arkansas in the opening round of the Southland Conference Tournament at Farris Field.
The second season starts on Wednesday for the Sam Houston State Bearkats when they face Central Arkansas, the host team for the Southland Conference Tournament at Farris Field.
Senior third baseman Tori Koerselman earned first team all-Southland Conference honors and another trio of Sam Houston State Bearkats picked up honorable mention nods as league officials announced the all-SLC teams in a release on Monday.
The 2017 College Sports Information Directors (CoSIDA) Academic All-District softball team was announced late last week with Sam Houston State sophomore Lindsey McLeod being named to the all-District 7 team for her performance both athletically and in the classroom.
For the second straight week a Sam Houston State Bearkat has claimed Southland Conference Hitter of the Week honors as Hannah Marino snagged the award on Sunday, per a release by conference officials.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats knew going into the weekend that a sweep of Houston Baptist would clinch a berth in next week's Southland Conference Tournament, and on Saturday they did just that, picking up a 3-2 win over the Huskies in the series finale at Husky Field.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats needed a pair of wins on Friday and got just what the doctor ordered, sweeping both ends of a doubleheader from Houston Baptist at Husky Field.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats will wrap up the regular season this weekend with a three-game series at Houston Baptist starting Friday at Husky Field, looking to secure a berth in the Southland Conference Tournament.
Senior third baseman Tori Koerselman has been named the Southland Conference Hitter of the Week, per an announcement by league officials on Monday.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats got a seventh-inning grand slam from Tiffany Thompson to erase a three-run deficit, but the Southeastern Louisiana Lions answered with two runs of their own in the bottom half of the inning to close out a series sweep on Saturday at North Oak Park.