SOFTBALL INFORMATION  
Head Coach Bob Brock
Alma Mater   Sam Houston State, 1969
Career Record Won 1,114, Lost 719, Tied 1
    in 32 seasons
Sam Houston Record Won 383, Lost 418
    in 15 seasons
Assistant Coaches Garrett Valis
    Texas (2007)
  Katy Adair
     Belhaven (2014)
Softball Telephones (936) 294-3920, 294-1745
Softball Facility SHSU Softball Complex
  Capacity 400, grass
Field Dimensions Left 190, Center 220, Right 190
2016 Season Record Won 21, Lost 33
2016 Southland Record Won 13, Lost 14, Tied-Sixth Place
Post Season None
Letterwinners Returning 10 of 16
Starters Returning 4 of 9 field starters
  3 returning pitchers
Newcomers 6 freshmen, 2 transfers
   
SOFTBALL HISTORY  
First Year 1980
All-Time Record Won 1030, Lost 905
NCAA Division I Record Won 787, Lost 830 (since 1987)
NCAA Div. I Regions 2007
NCAA Div. II World Series 1982 (National Champion), 1983, 1984
NCAA Div. II Regionals 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986
AIAW National Champions 1981
National Invt. (NIT) 1989, 1996 (Champions)
   
UNIVERSITY INFORMATION  
Location Huntsville, Texas 77341
Enrollment 20,218
Founder 1879
Nickname Bearkats
Colors Orange, White
President Dr. Dana G. Hoyt
Director of Athletics Bobby Williams
Conference Southland
Athletic Ticket Office (936) 294-1729
   
SPORTS INFORMATION  
Asst. AD - Media Relations (SB) Ben Rikard
Office Telephone (936) 294-1764
E-Mail ben.rikard@shsu.edu
Assoc. AD - Media Relations Jason Barfield
Office Telephone (936) 294-3533
E-Mail jbarfield@shsu.edu
Media Services Coordinator Andrew Pate
E-Mail

 apate@shsu.edu

Fax Telephone (936) 294-3538
Web Site: www.gobearkats.com
Mailing Address: Box 2268 Huntsville, Texas 77341
Physical Address: 620 Bowers Blvd.