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Longhorns set lofty goals following successful fall

November 18, 2015

Texas softball went 6-1 this fall, with its lone loss at the hands of Texas State. As the Longhorns rest prior to their spring slate, they have set lofty offseason expectations. Junior pitcher Tiarra...

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Longhorns team up with veterans for final fall game

November 12, 2015

Jimmy Daniels, a 92-year-old World War II veteran, took the ball and fired in a strike to kick off the special Veterans Day softball game on Wednesday night at McCombs Field. The event featured...

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Longhorns top Hilltoppers, 11-0

November 11, 2015

The Longhorns put any thoughts of last week’s 6-0 loss to Texas State behind them Tuesday with an 11-0 win over St. Edward's. Texas plated seven runs in a first inning that saw a stretch of...

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Texas softball headed in right direction with Captain Ceo

November 10, 2015

With the bases loaded and no one out, senior Stephanie Ceo ran to the mound. Her teammate was struggling while facing St. Mary’s on Oct. 29, and she needed the calm voice of a captain. Junior...

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Texas to face former Longhorn in fall contest against St. Edward’s

November 5, 2015

Texas enters Thursday night’s game against St. Edward’s looking to extend its five-game winning streak during the fall schedule. The Longhorns (5-0) hold a nine-run average margin of victory...

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Longhorns remain undefeated due to pitching, leadership

October 30, 2015

Texas picked up its fifth straight win in Thursday night’s 5–1 victory against St. Mary’s. On the arms of a trio of pitchers and five runs to back them up, the Longhorns remained undefeated...

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Clark looks for results, not wins in fall ball

October 29, 2015

Head coach Connie Clark is focused on goals rather than wins and losses at the halfway point of Texas’ fall schedule.  Clark said she is happy the team is 4-0 thus far, but that’s...

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Junior lefty steps up on Longhorn pitching staff

October 22, 2015

Head coach Connie Clark can’t help but brag about junior southpaw pitcher Tiarra Davis.  “Tiarra is a huge part of this staff,” Clark said. “She’s important to...

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Texas softball hits its stride in dominating win over Blinn

October 16, 2015

Even with a 15 run victory, Longhorn coach Connie Clark focused on the little things following Thursday night’s victory against Blinn College. “Our goal tonight was to cut the plate in half,”...

A pair of newcomers lead Texas into Thursday night showdown with Blinn

October 15, 2015

Pitcher Paige von Sprecken and outfielder Reagan Hathaway may be the missing pieces the Longhorns need to take them back to the College World Series.  The two young stars arrived through different...

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Texas softball, led by timely hitting and lights-out pitching, takes victory over Temple

October 9, 2015

Texas continued its winning ways Thursday night with a 13-0 victory over Temple. The Longhorns pounded out 10 hits in the contest, improving to 3-0 in their fall schedule. Head coach Connie Clark...

After two-win doubleheader, Texas looks to continue streak against Temple

October 8, 2015

The Longhorns continue their fall schedule with a home game against Temple College Thursday. Texas looks to continue its strong start after beating Howard 9-0 and 6-2 in a double-header last week. The...

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Pitcher Morgan Cooper looks to rebound from injury

October 7, 2015

Junior pitcher Morgan Cooper’s elbow no longer sears with the pain he felt for so long, Now, he just awaits his return to the mound. “I don’t care what they ask me to do,” Cooper...

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Longhorns sweep Howard in fall opener

October 3, 2015

With temperatures dropping and leaves falling, Texas softball began its fall schedule 2-0. Sweeping a doubleheader over Howard, the Longhorns opened their eight-game autumn slate with a pair of wins...

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Texas softball prepares for season-opening doubleheader with Howard College

October 2, 2015

The Longhorns failed to capitalize in last season’s NCAA Regional, but a few fresh faces combined with reliable returnees gives Texas hope this season. The Longhorns open their fall schedule Friday...

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Junior sprinter Morolake Akinosun leads with versatility

May 5, 2015

Junior sprinter Morolake Akinosun has earned a superlative from track and field head coach Mario Sategna. “She’s Texas track’s most versatile athlete,” Sategna said.  Akinosun...

Weekend recaps: Rowing, track and field

May 4, 2015

Rowing Texas rowing completed its regular season in dominant fashion Saturday, winning all three of its dual races against the University of San Diego.  A crowd of fans lined up along the footbridge...

Weekend previews: Track and field, rowing

May 1, 2015

Track and field The Longhorns will stick around Austin for the Longhorn Invitational on Saturday to compete in the last regular season meet before the Big 12 Outdoor Championships in Ames, Iowa. As...

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Weekend recaps: Men’s tennis, track and field, women’s golf, women’s rowing

April 27, 2015

Men's tennis No. 10 Texas fell just short of taking down No. 1 Oklahoma in the semifinals of the Big 12 Men’s Tennis Championship on Saturday, ultimately losing to the Sooners, 4–3.  In...

Weekend previews

April 23, 2015

Track and field The Penn Relays is an event that every track team in the country circles when the schedule comes out every year.  Widely known as the crown jewel of track and field, the...

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Weekend recaps: Men’s golf, men’s tennis, track and field, volleyball, women’s rowing

April 20, 2015

Men's golf The No. 2 men’s golf team earned a split Saturday at the Red Raider Shootout in Lubbock. The Longhorns first faced No. 23 New Mexico, which they defeated in a tiebreaker. Redshirt...

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Weekend recaps: Track and field, women’s golf, women’s tennis

April 13, 2015

Track and field For the second time in less than a month, Texas played host to another invitational track meet, holding the Texas Invitational over the weekend. Texas came away victorious in another...

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Weekend previews: Men’s golf, women’s golf, volleyball, women’s tennis, track and field

April 10, 2015

Men's golf After snapping a three-tournament winning streak with their fourth place finish at the Augusta Collegiate Invitational last weekend, the No. 3 men’s golf team looks to get back...

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Weekend recaps: Men’s golf, men’s tennis, track and field, volleyball and women’s tennis

April 6, 2015

Men's golf The No. 2 men’s golf team returned to action this weekend, finishing in fourth place at the 3M Augusta Invitational.  Freshman Scottie Scheffler, who led the team for the...

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Weekend previews: Track and field, men’s tennis

April 2, 2015

Texas track and field heads to Stanford Coming off the high of Texas Relays, the track and field team looks to keep the momentum rolling in a trip to Stanford, California, for the Stanford Invitational. The...

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Slideshow: Texas delivers strong performance at Texas Relays

March 30, 2015

In the midst of what has already been a solid season, the Texas women’s track and field program produced another strong showing this weekend at Mike A. Myers Stadium at the Clyde Littlefield Texas...

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Decathlon, heptathlon highlight Thursday’s Texas Relay action

March 27, 2015

Although the bulk of the meet occurs Friday and Saturday, there have already been a number of event highlights at the 88th annual Nike Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays at Mike A. Myers Stadium. The highlight...

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Texas Relays will bring athletes from across the world to Austin

March 24, 2015

On Wednesday, Texas will host one of track and field’s biggest weekends. Athletes ranging from high school freshmen to Olympic medalists will come to Austin this week for the Nike Clyde Littlefield...

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Catch us if you can: Women’s track and field aims to make up for last year’s disappointment

March 13, 2015

On a cloudy day at Mike A. Myers Stadium earlier this week, the Texas women’s 4x400-meter team laughed as they leisurely jogged off the track, sweat drenching their burnt orange warmups.  Despite...

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Weekend recaps: Track and field, men’s golf, women’s tennis

March 2, 2015

Track and field Over the weekend, Texas men’s and women’s track and field claimed both titles in the Big 12 Championships for the first time since 2006.         ...

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Weekend previews: Softball, track and field, women’s tennis

February 27, 2015

Softball After an up-and-down three weeks, Texas softball returns home this weekend for the Texas Invitational. The No. 25 Longhorns (9–6), who play five games over three days against Dartmouth,...

Previews: Texas looks this weekend to maintain NCAA recognition in men’s tennis, track and field

February 20, 2015

Men's Tennis Following a grueling three-match weekend at the ITA Indoor National Championships in Chicago, Illinois, No. 10 Texas will head back to Austin on Friday to face No. 8 North Carolina...

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Weekend previews: Men’s tennis, women’s tennis, track and field

February 13, 2015

Men's Tennis No. 9 men’s tennis will be in Chicago, Illinois, for the ITA Indoor National Championships beginning Friday. The undefeated Longhorns improved their season record to 7–0...

Weekend recaps: Men’s tennis, women’s swimming and diving, track and field

February 9, 2015

Men's tennis No. 9 men’s tennis continued its undefeated season this weekend with two convincing victories over No. 62 Washington and Rice. The Longhorns began the weekend’s play by...

Weekend previews: Tennis, track and field, swimming and diving

February 6, 2015

Men's swimming Last weekend, sophomore Jack Conger dove into the national spotlight as he set a school record in the 200-yard butterfly.  Conger’s time of 1:40.34 put him ahead of...