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Home run heroes Rhodes, Iakopo are just driving in runs, pushing their team to greater heights

Home run heroes Rhodes, Iakopo are just driving in runs, pushing their team to greater heights

April 19, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the April 16 issue of The Daily Texan. It's not difficult to spot junior utility player Mary Iakopo and senior outfielder Shannon Rhodes’ similarities. The...

Longhorns in disarray during run-rule loss to No. 1 Oklahoma

Longhorns in disarray during run-rule loss to No. 1 Oklahoma

April 17, 2021

Texas’ game against Oklahoma was almost over as soon as it began. The No. 7 Longhorns’ 11-1 loss to the Sooners on Friday opened with three straight Texas strikeouts and a pair of back-to-back Oklahoma...

Texas breezes by Iowa State to sweep series, remains perfect in conference play

Texas breezes by Iowa State to sweep series, remains perfect in conference play

April 11, 2021

The Texas softball team improved their overall record to 31–3 and remained undefeated in Big 12 conference play this season with a 10-0 win against Iowa State on Sunday. Sophomore pitcher Shea O’Leary’s...

Head coach Mike White celebrates 100 wins with Texas Softball

Head coach Mike White celebrates 100 wins with Texas Softball

April 10, 2021

As of Saturday afternoon, Texas softball has played 123 games under the leadership of head coach Mike White. After beating Iowa State 11-5, Texas softball has officially won 100 of the games coached by...

Texas softball pitcher Shea O’Leary shuts down Texas Tech to sweep series

Texas softball pitcher Shea O’Leary shuts down Texas Tech to sweep series

April 3, 2021
The Texas softball team secured a narrow 2-1 victory and the series sweep over Texas Tech on Saturday.
Texas softball trumps Texas Tech for second win in series, conference play

Texas softball trumps Texas Tech for second win in series, conference play

April 2, 2021

It seems like the sky is the limit for this Texas softball team. The No. 7 Longhorns were in top form Friday night as they easily disposed of Texas Tech to the tune of a 10-1, five inning run rule victory....

Texas talent secures softball victories against sister schools

March 27, 2021

The Longhorns reminded everyone who the top team in Texas is after beating fellow University of Texas system schools UT Arlington and UT San Antonio 2-1 and 8-0, respectively. That said, it still wasn’t...

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Adams throws no-hitter as Texas cruises by New Mexico to sweep series

March 21, 2021

The No. 10-ranked Texas softball team won both games of a double header with New Mexico on Saturday, propelled by a no-hitter from junior pitcher Ariana Adams in the first contest.  Adams threw...

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Texas Softball hangs on to win first game in series against New Mexico

March 20, 2021

After a disappointing loss against No. 15 Louisiana-Lafayette the day prior, the No. 10-ranked Texas softball managed to edge out the New Mexico Lobos 5-3 on Friday. The Lobos, who have one win after...

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Texas softball caps off record-setting weekend with 500th home victory

March 14, 2021

Saturday proved a monumental day for Texas softball. Despite a postponed start marked by weather delays, the Longhorns came out on fire to win both of their games. They put up a combined 31 runs in...

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Strong slugging, closeout defense continues to be key to success for Texas softball

March 13, 2021

A walk-off home run is ever-elusive.  It’s a feat that softball players across the country hope to accomplish in their careers. Rarely are players put in the position to end the game with...

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No. 7 Texas softball fails to find traction in double-header loss

March 7, 2021

After going perfect through their first 10 games in the season, Texas softball’s first losses came in back-to-back games on Saturday against No. 13 LSU. The Tigers proved a tough opponent for...

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Back-to-back wins push Texas Softball to 8–0

March 1, 2021

A complete game pitching performance and a home-run onslaught propelled No. 7 Texas Softball to two convincing victories over Connecticut and Ole Miss, ending the Lone Star State Invitational with a perfect...

Texas softball ‘bends’ but doesn’t break in extra inning nail-biter

February 25, 2021

In its first home game in nearly a year, No. 7 Texas softball earned a 1-0 victory in a thrilling eight-inning contest after a costly error by Texas State allowed for a walk-off win. The match proved...

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Texas softball ends nearly yearlong hiatus with 2 victories Sunday

February 22, 2021

The Texas softball team, playing in their first organized competition since March 8, 2020, started off their 2021 campaign undefeated Sunday in the Scrap Yard Blizzard Challenge, beating Wichita State...