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No. 5/5 Texas softball suffers three game win drought to No. 20/21 Baylor

No. 5/5 Texas softball suffers three game win drought to No. 20/21 Baylor

Katie Borchetta and Tori Garcia May 7, 2023

After a tough 1-9 loss in only five innings on Friday night, Texas continued to face defeat in the last two games of the series. “Right now, it’s just a bit of a struggle for us,” Texas head coach...

No. 20/21 Baylor demolishes No. 5/5 Texas softball on senior night

No. 20/21 Baylor demolishes No. 5/5 Texas softball on senior night

Tori Garcia, General Sports Reporter May 7, 2023

The final out to close No. 20/21 Baylor’s 9-1 defeat over the No. 5/5 Longhorns resulted in bittersweet emotions. Both the Texas athletes and fans were emotional at the Longhorns’ senior night that...

Texas softball takes win over Sam Houston after a week off

Texas softball takes win over Sam Houston after a week off

Katie Borchetta, Senior Sports Reporter May 5, 2023

After last week's midweek matchup against UTSA was canceled due to severe weather, Texas softball dominated against Sam Houston, winning 12-2 in only five innings.  “It feels good, I missed it,”...

No. 7 Texas softball sweeps No. 3 OSU in three-game series, Reese Atwood saves Texas with two game-winning hits

No. 7 Texas softball sweeps No. 3 OSU in three-game series, Reese Atwood saves Texas with two game-winning hits

Katie Borchetta and Tori Garcia April 22, 2023

Freshman catcher and first baseman Reese Atwood displayed a dominant performance against No. 3 Oklahoma State with two walk-off runs over the weekend that ultimately allowed Texas to defeat the Cowgirls...

Texas softball wins series over Kansas in tight scoring last game

Texas softball wins series over Kansas in tight scoring last game

Katie Borchetta, General Sports Reporter April 16, 2023

After an upset loss on Friday and a shutout win on Saturday, Texas softball takes the series 2–1 over Kansas with the rubber match finishing 3–2 in Texas’ favor. Friday’s game started out with...

Texas softball takes loss to Kansas in first night of series

Texas softball takes loss to Kansas in first night of series

Katie Borchetta, General Sports Reporter April 15, 2023

No. 8 Texas softball got off to a poor start in this weekend series by losing to unranked Kansas on Friday in its first game back in Austin in three weeks. “I like the way our girls fought, but we...

No. 8 softball defeats Texas State with impressive pitching by Mac Morgan

No. 8 softball defeats Texas State with impressive pitching by Mac Morgan

Tori Garcia, General Sports Reporter April 12, 2023

No. 8 Texas softball left Texas State scoreless on Wednesday in San Marcos with a 4-0 win and a dominant performance by sophomore right-handed pitcher Mac Morgan. The Longhorns faced the Bobcats earlier...

Texas softball sweeps Iowa State 3-0 in weekend series

Texas softball sweeps Iowa State 3-0 in weekend series

Katie Borchetta, General Sports Reporter April 9, 2023

No. 9/10 Texas softball wins its second series of conference play after a 3-0 sweep of Iowa State this weekend. Texas started strong in Ames, Iowa on Thursday by beating the Hawkeyes in only five innings....

Mac Morgan impresses in her first Texas softball season

Mac Morgan impresses in her first Texas softball season

Katie Borchetta, General Sports Reporter April 3, 2023

Sophomore transfer Mac Morgan has shown her importance in and out of the pitching circle so far in Texas softball. “What impressed us about Mac, before we even really saw her throw, was just her personality,”...

No. 9/8 Texas softball suffers three losses to No. 1 Oklahoma

No. 9/8 Texas softball suffers three losses to No. 1 Oklahoma

Katie Borchetta and Tori Garcia April 2, 2023

After coming off a 3–0 sweep of Texas Tech last weekend, the No. 9/8 Longhorns faced a losing weekend to No. 1 Oklahoma in a three game series. Hopes were high for the Longhorns in the first inning...

What makes Goode so good? Freshman Leighann Goode’s impressive addition to Texas softball

What makes Goode so good? Freshman Leighann Goode’s impressive addition to Texas softball

Katie Borchetta, General Sports Reporter March 30, 2023

Freshman shortstop and second baseman Leighann Goode has had a strong start to the season, and along with other transfers and freshmen, has helped lead Texas softball to its impressive 30–5–1 record. “We...

Texas softball sweeps Longhorn Invitational with a final win against Louisiana

Texas softball sweeps Longhorn Invitational with a final win against Louisiana

Katie Borchetta, General Sports Reporter March 5, 2023

No. 9 Texas closed out the Longhorn Invitational with a win against No. 24 Louisiana, 8–3. This victory gave an undefeated 5–0 record for Texas in their home weekend tournament. “We’re dangerous,...

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