WOMEN

 

Rebecca Bilsing

REBECCA BILSING

Volleyball Head Coach 1973-77, 1979-1983
Women's Basketball Head Coach 1974-82

Produced 345-138 won-loss record as SHSU head volleyball coach, directing Bearkats to AIAW regional championships in 1973 and 1981 ... 133-113 won-loss record as SHSU head women's basketball coach, leading Kats to four AIAW state tournament appearances

 

 

Megan Burnham

MEGAN BURNHAM

Women's tennis letter winner 1981 1982 1983 1984
All Lone Star Conference

Won the Lone Star Conference women's doubles championship in 1983 with Nanette Hancock ... helped lead Sam Houston to the 1983 Lone Star Conference team championship

 

 

Julie Franzen

JULIE FRANZEN

Volleyball letterwinner -- 1991 1992 1993 1994
All-Southland Conference -- 1993 1994
NCAA All-Region -- 1993 1994
Southland Conference Post-Season Tournament MVP - 1993

Setter on Sam Houston's 1993 Southland Conference championship team that earned SHSU its first NCAA Division I national playoff berth ... ranks third in all-time career assists at Sam Houston (4,052) ... holds single season school record for assists (1,818) ... led Sam Houston to back-to-back regular season number one seeds in 1993 and 1994 and to National NIT tournament in 1994

   
Wendy Gray

WENDY GRAY

Women's golf letter winner - 1999 2000 2001 2002
All-Southland Conference - 2002
Southland Conference "Golfer of the Year" - 2002

Ranks fourth in career stroke average (79.7) at Sam Houston State ... helped lead 2002 Bearkats to the university's first Southland Conference women's golf championship

   
Cathy Nelson

CATHY NELSON

Track & Field letter winner -- 1988 1989 1990 1991
All-Southland Conference -- 1988 1990 1991

Sam Houston State's first All-Southland Conference athlete in track and field ... All-Southland in both cross country and track and field ... first Bearkats to earn NCAA cross country All-Region honors ... Southland Conference 800 meter dash champion in 1990 and 1991

   
MEN  
David Amaya

DAVID AMAYA

Men's basketball letterman 1997 1998 1999 2000
All Southland Conference 1999 2000

Ranks sixth in all-time Bearkat basketball scoring with 1,445 career points ... helped lead Sam Houston State to its first Southland Conference men's basketball championship in 2000

 

 

Jeff Bellnap

JEFF BELLNAP

Men's golf letterman 1986 1987 1988 1990
All-Southland Conference 1988 1990
NCAA Division II All-America 1986

Led the Bearkats to the 1990 Southland Conference men's golf championship ... Southland Conference individual medalist champion ... finished 13th in the NCAA regional

 

 

Chris Burton

CHRIS BURTON

Baseball letterman 1986 1987 1988 1989
All-Gulf Star Conference 1986 1987
All-Southland Conference 1988 1989

Compiled .336 career batting average ... helped lead Bearkats to conference championships in 1986, 1987, and 1989 ... played on two NCAA Division II regional playoff teams

 

 

Scott Horstman

SCOTT HORSTMAN

Men's basketball -- 1981 1982 1983 1984
All-Lone Star Conference -- 1981 1982

All-time career leader in assists at Sam Houston (813) ... helped lead Sam Houston State to 1981 Lone Star Conference championship

 

 

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