Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan


Longhorns rally in fourth, extend series

Donnavan Smoot May 25, 2019

Only one win separated Alabama and the Women’s College World Series on Friday night, but Texas had other plans. Overcoming a rough start, the Longhorns came back to win Game 2 of the Tuscaloosa Super...


Alabama gets best of Elish in game one victory

Stephen Wagner May 24, 2019

Just days after All-American candidate Miranda Elish’s heroic performance lifted the Longhorns to their first super regional since 2013, the ace suffered her worst performance of the postseason in...


Elish, Washington power Longhorns to first super regional since 2013

Stephen Wagner May 20, 2019

On an evening when it appeared pitcher Miranda Elish would have to pitch another shutout for the Longhorns to have a chance to survive the Austin Regional, outfielder Kaitlyn Washington provided some much-needed...


DerMargosian’s name drives personal energy, identity

Marcus Krum May 9, 2019

Tuesday DerMargosian doesn’t need your approval. She doesn’t care if you like her “loud” personality or her eternal optimism. It’s not that the Texas outfielder doesn’t...


Texas to fall back on stellar pitching staff in Big 12 Championship tournament

Marcus Krum May 8, 2019

It’s been 14 years since Texas Softball claimed a Big 12 Tournament championship. And for the first time in years, the Longhorns will head into the postseason as true contenders for the conference...


Hayter surprised by brother’s military homecoming in senior day game

Marcus Krum May 6, 2019

Three numbers were etched into the outfield grass at Red and Charline McCombs Field as the Longhorns honored their three graduating seniors. But outfielder Ki’Audra Hayter — whose No. “10”...


Elish throws another complete game as Longhorns sneak by Baylor

Marcus Krum May 5, 2019

At 6:02 p.m., with the sun beaming down on Red and Charline McCombs Field, Baylor leadoff hitter Nicky Dawson singled off Texas pitcher Miranda Elish to start Texas Softball’s home matchup with the...


Longhorns looking to build consistency against Incarnate Word

Sydney Tasman May 1, 2019

The Longhorns have one final midweek game before their last regular season series. Texas, which is currently 10–6 in the Big 12, will see Incarnate Word at home on Wednesday night before playing...


Texas clutches series sweep over Kansas after Sunday victory

Sydney Tasman April 29, 2019

The third inning brought Texas exactly what it needed. The Longhorns entered Sunday’s final game against Kansas with a 2–0 series lead in hand, and no intentions of ending the weekend with...


Texas picks up hits from every part of lineup in dominant win

Marcus Krum April 28, 2019

Texas Softball’s torrid offensive start to the season has cooled off as of late. On Saturday, however, the Longhorns showed off their full potential from the plate, as eight Texas players picked...


Longhorns visit Kansas in final regular season road trip

Sydney Tasman April 26, 2019

Texas will travel to Lawrence, Kansas, this weekend to face the Jayhawks in one of their last in-season series. For many Longhorns, a familiar face will be waiting. Kansas head coach Jennifer McFalls...


After weekend’s three losses, Longhorns look to build on learning experience

Marcus Krum April 24, 2019

In the wake of defeat, optimism is abound with Texas Softball. Coming off the toughest weekend series of the season, there is still no shortage of positivity surrounding the team. No, the Longhorns...