HUNTSVILLE – The Sam Houston soccer program added 10 new players to the roster on Wednesday, completing a recruiting process that is four years in the making.
Beryl Smith and Taylor Pritchard were integral in Sam Houston State's return to the Southland Conference Tournament this fall. They also showcased her abilities in the classroom.
Seven-seed Sam Houston State could not capitalize on its fair share of chances, falling 4-1 in the Southland Conference Tournament opener to two-seed Stephen F. Austin on Wednesday at Dugan Soccer Stadium.
The seven-seeded Bearkats open the Southland Conference Tournament on Wednesday at 11 a.m. against the two-seed Ladyjacks from A&M-Corpus Christi's Dr. Jack Dugan Stadium.
Beryl Smith and Carlota Suarez Crespo have been key pieces in Sam Houston State's resurgent season and offensive output. On Monday, they were recognized for those efforts.
Throughout the season, Sam Houston freshman defender Ellie Chapple will provide a players' perspective of the Bearkat soccer campaign. The Bearkats open the Southland Conference Tournament on Wednesday.
The Bearkats fell, 2-1 in double-overtime to the Ladyjacks on Friday night at Pritchett Field in the regular-season finale.
The Bearkats host Stephen F. Austin on Friday at 6:30 p.m. from Pritchett Field in the regular-season finale.
The Bearkats solidified their berth on Sunday, playing to a 2-2, double-overtime draw against Incarnate Word at Benson Stadium.
Sam Houston defeated Abilene Christian, 2-1, leapfrogging the Wildcats in the Southland Conference standings while moving into sixth place.
Sam Houston State visits Abilene Christian and UIW as part of the team's final regular season road trip, looking to capitalize on a chance to lock up a spot in the Southland Conference Tournament.
Sam Houston State's Christina Hendershot has been named Southland Conference Goalkeeper of the Week following her stellar performance over the weekend, the league office announced on Tuesday.