Category Archives: Southland Conference

Baylor Bears falls to UTSA 11-7

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WACO, Texas A pair of five-run innings proved detrimental for Baylor in Wednesday night’s midweek action at Baylor Ballpark as the Bears dropped an 11-7 decision to UTSA. The Bears (16-11) snapped a 23-game winning streak against UTSA (19-10), a streak that dated back to the 1994 season. Baylor also snapped a 13-game winning streak against Southland Conference teams, suffering its first loss to an SLC team since a 7-0 loss to McNeese State in 2006.

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Larry Hays earn his 1500th career win as Tech tops TAMU-CC

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LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech Head Baseball Coach Larry Hays became just the fourth coach in NCAA history to reach 1,500 wins in a career as his Red Raiders notched a 10-5 victory over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Wednesday afternoon that completed a two-game sweep of the Islanders at Dan Law Field.

Hays, the winningest coach in school history, joins elite company with today’s historic win as only Texas’ Augie Garrido, Wichita State’s Gene Stephenson and Florida State’s Mike Martin are the only coaches to reach this milestone. Hays is in his 38th season as a head coach and all 38 of those years have been spent in Lubbock as he led the Lubbock Christian Chaparrals for 16 years and has guided the Red Raiders for 22 seasons. Against Texas on March 21, 2008, he picked up the 800th win of his Texas Tech career and now has 805 victories as the Red Raider skipper.

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UTSA Trent Lockwood Named Louisville Slugger National Player Of The Week

Lockwood is the second Roadrunner to be honored this month (junior Michael Rockett, March 3) and just the third to earn the award in the program's 17-year history (Mark Schramek, April 22, 2002).FROM PRESS RELEASE

TUSCON, Ariz. — Senior Trent Lockwood’s record-setting performance last week did not go unnoticed, as he was one of five players selected as Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week, Collegiate Baseball announced on Monday.

Lockwood is the second Roadrunner to be honored this month (junior Michael Rockett, March 3) and just the third to earn the award in the program’s 17-year history (Mark Schramek, April 22, 2002).

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Southland Conference Baseball Players Of The Week 3/31

AMCC 1B Trey Hernandez claims his first player of the week award hitting  .714 for the week.FROM PRESS RELEASE

FRISCO, Texas – The Southland Conference baseball players of the week were named today by the conference office as first basemen Trey Hernandez of Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and UTSA Trent Lockwood earn co-player of the week honors. For the third consecutive week Southeastern Louisiana claims weekly honors as starting pitcher Wade Miley receives his first accolade of the season, giving the Lions three awards on the year for top marks in the SLC.

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CBB and StatStud.com Players of the Week for March 31st

The College Baseball Blog and StatStud.com have teamed up this season to bring a weekly award for the top players in the last week. We will select one pitcher and hitter every week throughout the regular season. This week Brandon McClurg of Lipscomb University is our selection for Pitcher of the Week while Trent Lockwood of UT-San Antonio grabs the Player of the Week award. Continue reading

Texas State takes series from Sam Houston State 13-6

Zach Tritz improves to a 5-0 record after spending seven successful innings on the mound in Texas States 13-6 takeover at Sanders Stadium Sunday afternoon.

Three combined errors changed the pace of Sunday afternoon’s game at Sanders Stadium, but two mistakes by Sam Houston State handed the Texas State Bobcats eight runs and a 13-6 victory over the Bearkats. Texas State takes the series 2-1 and improves to 6-3 in Southland Conference action. Zach Tritz spent seven innings on the mound and earned his fifth win of the season, retaining his perfect mark on the field. Continue reading

Texas State fight off Sam Houston State for 8-7 win

Bret Atwood had a career outing, going 2-for-2, plating two an scoring one himself in Texas States 8-7 victory over Sam Houston.FROM PRESS RELEASE

Huntsville, TX – A six-run lead by the Texas State Bobcats was erased in half its building time by Sam Houston State, but Adam Witek’s lone hit in the ninth inning was enough saving grace to plate Thomas Field and give the `Cats an 8-7 victory over SHSU Saturday afternoon at Sanders Stadium. With the series tied at one game each, tomorrow’s tilt will decide which team will take the higher standing in Southland Conference play.

The Bearkats were the first to score in the afternoon’s contest in the bottom of the second with a pair of doubles from Ryan Trevino and Seth Hammock. The latter grabbed an RBI with his shot down the line to mark Sam’s first tally.

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Sam Houston State uses a 7th inning Homerun to defeat Texas State.

Mike Hart limited Sam Houston State to just four runs off five hits in the 'Cats 4-2 dropped decision.

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Huntsville, TX – A two-run homer in the bottom of the seventh inning plated the tie-breaking run and gave the Sam Houston Bearkats a 4-2 victory over the Texas State Bobcats Friday night at Sanders Stadium. The loss drops the ‘Cats to 4-3 in Southland Conference play, now trailing the Bearkats in the race for the top spot in the West division.

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Southland Baseball Players Of The Week 3/24

SLU pitcher Josh Black claims his first player of the week honor after recording 12 k's in 7.1 innings, setting a new season-high in strikeouts by a Southeastern pitcher.

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FRISCO, Texas – The Southland Conference Baseball players of the week were named today by the conference office as Lamar shortstop Travis Dunson and Southeastern Louisiana starting pitcher Josh Black claimed their first weekly honors of the season, marking two consecutive weeks a Lamar player has claimed weekly honors.

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