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Elish wins Player of the Year, Jefferson picks up All-American honors in shortened season
April 8, 2020
After senior pitcher Miranda Elish's performance this season led the Longhorns softball program to a 24–3 start, she was named Softball America’s 2020 Shortened Season National Player of the Year. Junior infielder Janae Jefferson also received honors as a Softball America second-team All-American for her exceptional 2020 performance.
Longhorns to go head to head with No. 10 Alabama
March 11, 2020
In the final weekend tournament before conference play begins, the Longhorns are slated to take on one of the most anticipated opponents of the season in a rematch of 2019’s super regional: No. 10 Alabama.
Miranda Elish throws second career perfect game to close perfect weekend
March 9, 2020
Senior pitcher Miranda Elish has already had her fair share of highlight moments in the early goings, but Sunday’s performance against New Mexico put her in the company of Texas greats.
Texas softball looks to hold on to historic run during Texas Invitational
March 6, 2020
Not since the height of Texas’ first head coach Connie Clark’s program has the Texas softball team reached such heights. The team will try to continue that level of success in the 2020 Longhorn Invitational, which starts Friday.
How former Longhorn Earl Thomas elevated Baltimore Ravens
March 5, 2020
Since the meteoric rise of the predominantly passing offense in the NFL, the free safety position has become one of the most valued positions on any team. Now, we are witnessing former Longhorn Earl Thomas transform the second defense of his career in this hard-to fill-role in the 2019-20 NFL season.
Texas softball gets fourth ranked win of the week
March 1, 2020
Coming off wins against No. 10 Louisiana, No. 1 UCLA and No. 2 Washington this week, the Texas Longhorns looked unstoppable. The run didn't last long, though. In 14 innings across two games on the West Coast on Saturday, all it took was one inning for the Longhorns to be handed their third loss of the season.
No. 3 Texas softball triumphs over No. 1 Bruins in LA
February 28, 2020
In a back-and-forth game in Los Angeles where both teams struggled to hold a lead for more than an inning, Texas emerged victorious over the No. 1 Bruins after eight innings.
Texas splits early week doubleheader
February 26, 2020
In a Tuesday night doubleheader against Louisiana, the Longhorns split the games against the Ragin’ Cajuns, falling 3-2 and then winning 2-1 in the nightcap.
Longhorns lose first game of the season in Texas Invitational Tournament
February 24, 2020
Texas entered the Texas Invitational Tournament at Red & Charline McCombs Field at 11–0. To start the weekend, the Longhorns continued to look like one of the nation’s elite teams.
Longhorn softball looks to remain undefeated through Texas Invitational
February 21, 2020
Winning the first 11 games of the season is a difficult task for any team. Staying undefeated is even harder. That is the challenge the Texas softball team faces this weekend.
Longhorn softball shows out in Mexico
February 16, 2020
This weekend, Texas Softball played out of country for the second time in program history at the Puerto Vallarta College Challenge. The Longhorns entered the tournament red hot at 6–0 without a single game played to seven innings.
Texas stumbles, but remains undefeated in their first game in Mexico this season
February 14, 2020
The Longhorns can’t blow out everyone. Last week, Texas star pitcher senior Miranda Elish was named NFCA Division I National Player of the Week after batting .643 with four home runs and 17 RBIs, helping the team dominate every game the team played. Texas won each game with the run rule in effect.
Breakdown: Ash’s quarters defense to bring fresh look to battered Texas defense
February 13, 2020
It was clear that many of Texas’ struggles in 2019 stemmed from the defense, so head coach Tom Herman fired Todd Orlando and brought on former Rutgers head coach Chris Ash as one of the co-defensive coordinators for 2020. We dive deep into Ash's base defense formation.
Longhorn softball team dominates season-opening Texas Classic tournament
February 10, 2020
Entering the 2020 season, the University of Texas Longhorns softball team had never lost a season opener. This past weekend, they continued that trend in a fiery fashion.
No. 6 Texas softball opens 2020 with wins against Wichita State, Maryland
February 7, 2020
In the first night of the 2020 season, No. 6 Texas opened with back-to-back convincing victories in the season opening doubleheader by a combined 25 runs. The Texas pitchers powered the Longhorns to wins in both games from both the mound and the plate.
Texas opens with championship aspirations behind veterans
February 6, 2020
Coming up short just one game at the 2019 Women's College World Series, Texas softball looks to their new season with high hopes.
How Baylor ended up at 9–1
November 22, 2019
The 2019 Baylor Bears are once again a good football team, as shown by their 9–0 start to the season and the 3 point game they played with Oklahoma last week. So in preparation for the Baylor versus Texas game this Saturday, here’s a breakdown of some of the ways Baylor has found success this season.