Sam Houston State senior Hunter Hearn was named the Southland Conference Hitter of the Week for the second consecutive on Sunday, per a release from league officials.
The Sam Houston State softball team's magical season came to an end with a 3-0 loss to No. 9 Texas in an elimination game in the Austin Regional of the NCAA Tournament Saturday evening.
The Bearkats got a walk-off RBI single from Colton Cowser in the bottom of the ninth inning of the back end of a doubleheader with Northwestern State, securing the program's seventh SLC crown and third in the last four years.
Junior Tiffany Thompson hit the go-ahead home run in the sixth inning and senior Lindsey McLeod tossed six shutout innings as SHSU stunned No. 9 Texas 2-1 in the opening game of the Austin Regional.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats entered Thursday night all alone in first place in the Southland Conference, and that is exactly how they left Don Sanders after an 11-5 win over Northwestern State at Don Sanders Stadium.
The Sam Houston State softball team will face Texas Friday to open the Austin Regional of the NCAA Tournament at Red and Charline McCombs Field.
Sam Houston State sophomore Sahaja Yamalapalli has been named the 2019 Southland Conference women's tennis Student-Athlete of the Year, the league office announced Sunday in conjunction with the release of the all-academic teams.
Kats close NCAA Regional with best round
The Sam Houston State Bearkats have made it to the final weekend of the 2019 season with a chance to secure another Southland Conference title in its own hands when it hosts Northwestern State for three games beginning Thursday at Don Sanders Stadium.
SHSU sprinter Chris Jefferson is the 2019 Southland Conference Outdoor Track and Field Athlete of the Year, the league announced Wednesday along with the complete list of all-conference teams.
AUSTIN – Despite playing one shot better on Tuesday, the Sam Houston men's golf team dropped one spot in the standings at the Austin Regional of the NCAA Golf Championships.
Sam Houston pitcher Lindsey McLeod has been named to the 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-District VII softball first team, presented by CoSIDA, the organization recently announced.