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Sunday 04/19/2015
Nelson making it big in multiple sports
Posted: April 19, 2015

Jerry Nelson is a success story in both the rodeo and basketball arenas.

Kats fall to ACU in softball finale
Posted: April 19, 2015

A run-scoring single by right fielder Brianna Barnhill accounted for the winning run as Abilene Christian edged Sam Houston 3-2 in the finale of a three-game Southland Conference softball series Saturday at the Bearkat Softball Complex.

Spurs, Clippers not daunted by their tough first-round draw
Posted: April 19, 2015

By Greg Beacham

Astros 3-hit Angels
Posted: April 19, 2015

Associated Press

Saturday 04/18/2015
Hornets are district champs again
Posted: April 18, 2015

Through the first two days of the District 18-5A track and field meet, the Huntsville boys were out in front.

Bearkats sweep ACU in twinbill
Posted: April 18, 2015

Home runs by third baseman Peyton Webb, left fielder Jennie Kieval and right fielder Sarah Allison helped power Sam Houston State to a Southland Conference softball doubleheader sweep over Abilene Christian on Friday afternoon.

Rockets prepare to meet Mavs
Posted: April 18, 2015

HOUSTON — James Harden helped the Houston Rockets to their first division title since 1994 and the second seed in the Western Conference playoffs starting Saturday against Dallas.

Friday 04/17/2015
HISD offering free physicals for HHS and Mance Park athletes
Posted: April 17, 2015

On May 19, student athletes at Huntsville High School and Mance Park Middle School will be offered free sports physicals for the upcoming school year. 

Lady Lions snap skid for first district win
Posted: April 17, 2015

The Alpha Omega Academy softball team picked up its first district win Thursday, defeating Bellville Faith 6-4.

Turner tabbed as national freshman of the year finalist
Posted: April 17, 2015

Former Lady Hornet and current Alabama infielder Demi Turner has been named as a finalist for the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Freshman of the Year Award, the NFCA announced Thursday.

Winning ways
Posted: April 17, 2015

COLLEGE STATION — Before the skies opened up and rains stormed the Brazos Valley, the Hornets and Lady Hornets made the most of their opportunity at the District 18-5A track and field meet at College Station High School on Thursday.

Huntsville tennis team finishes with solid showing at district tennis tourney
Posted: April 17, 2015

Julian Thorn and Rachel Kelley upset Bryan High School’s No. 1 doubles team in the first round of the girls doubles 6-4, 6-2 before falling in the second round to a A&M Consolidated’s regional-qualifying team.

Thursday 04/16/2015
Hornets, Lady Hornets place first, second at regional golf tournament, advance to state tournament
Posted: April 16, 2015

Both the Huntsville boys and girls golf teams can start making plans for the state golf tournament.

Wednesday 04/15/2015
Bearkats blank Longhorns 5-0 in Austin
Posted: April 15, 2015

Outplaying the Longhorns in every phase of the game, Sam Houston State extended its winning streak to six games with a 5-0 shutout of Texas at historic Disch-Falk Field in Austin.

Huntsville boys, girls on solid footing
Posted: April 15, 2015

The defending state champion Lady Hornets are well on their way back to the state golf tournament and they could have the Huntsville boys join them if the Hornets can produce another good round and play through a pressure-packed field.

Hornets' playoff chances slipping with 5-0 loss to Livingston
Posted: April 15, 2015

Starting the day one game behind Livingston and Willis for the final district playoff spot, the Hornets were in great position to improve their postseason chances on Tuesday night.

Alpha Omega golfers shine at district tournament
Posted: April 15, 2015

The Alpha Omega Academy golfers had quite a day at the district tournament Monday in Cypress.

Monday 04/13/2015
Kats continue to shine at Texas Invitational
Posted: April 13, 2015

The Sam Houston track and field team continued to post outstanding performances Saturday as both the men and women competed at the Texas Invitational at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin.

Conger's homer in extra innings sends Astros past Rangers 6-4
Posted: April 13, 2015

ARLINGTON — Hank Conger hit a two-run homer in the 14th inning following George Springer’s game-saving catch in the 10th, and the Astros beat the Rangers 6-4 Sunday.

Victory for the ages
Posted: April 13, 2015

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Jordan Spieth got more than redemption and a green jacket Sunday. He took his place among the best in the game with a Masters victory for the ages.

Sunday 04/12/2015
Spieth sets another Masters record, has 4-shot lead
Posted: April 12, 2015

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Jordan Spieth walked off the 18th green Saturday with another Masters record, a four-shot lead and a solemn look that suggested he knew he was still a long way off from being measured for a green jacket.

Bearkat bowlers eliminated in semifinals
Posted: April 12, 2015

$ID/[None]0000LightBlue@Body copy:RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Mo. — Facing elimination for the second time in the day, the Kats were unable to mount another comeback, falling to Nebraska in the semifinals of the NCAA Bowling Championships.

Kats power to sweep twinbill from Huskies
Posted: April 12, 2015

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Huntsville mountain biking team wins more hardware
Posted: April 12, 2015

The Huntsville Item

Bearkats finish series sweep over Incarnate Word
Posted: April 12, 2015

For the first time in several weeks, the Bearkats put it all together during the course of a weekend.

Lions to honor memory of former teammate
Posted: April 12, 2015

The wounds are as painful now as they were just a few months ago.

Saturday 04/11/2015
Plenty of promise
Posted: April 11, 2015

The Orange-White Spring Game finished with a flurry of points by both the offense and the defense in a 52-48 victory for the offense.

Bearkats sweep doubleheader against last-place Incarnate Word
Posted: April 11, 2015

Desperately needing to get back on track after suffering a disheartening series loss last weekend, the Bearkats responded in a big way Friday.

Kats bowlers stay alive in title defense
Posted: April 11, 2015

RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Mo. — Facing elimination, the Bearkats roared past Central Missouri 4-0 to stay alive in the 2015 NCAA Bowling Championship on Friday afternoon. The Kats won the open match with a 203-168 win and never looked back.

Friday 04/10/2015
Rain delays start of Bearkats' baseball series against Incarnate Word
Posted: April 10, 2015

Due to rain on Friday afternoon, the start of Sam Houston State's series against Incarnate Word has been delayed.

Kats look to regroup with home series
Posted: April 10, 2015

With threatening weather in the forecast for yet another weekend of Bearkat baseball, Sam Houston State and Incarnate Word have made changes in the schedule for this weekend’s Southland Conference series at Don Sanders Stadium.

Spieth nearly fires record round to open Masters
Posted: April 10, 2015

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Jordan Spieth had everything go his way Thursday in the Masters, so he should have known how the shot would turn out without even asking.

Looking to 'finish strong'
Posted: April 10, 2015

 With spring football practice winding down, Bearkat fans will be able to get a preview of the 2015 Sam Houston State squad during the Orange and White Spring Game tonight at 7 at Bowers Stadium.

Hornets rally to win District 18-5A golf championship
Posted: April 10, 2015

MAGNOLIA — Despite needing to make up ground in the final round to start out the day, the Hornets didn’t flinch.

Thursday 04/09/2015
After winning WCFR bareback title, Jayne improves to fifth overall for world title race
Posted: April 09, 2015

Evan Jayne, a former Sam Houston State competitor, clinched the bareback riding title at last weekend’s Walker County Fair & Rodeo.

Solid day for Hornets at district tournament
Posted: April 09, 2015

MAGNOLIA — The Hornets played their best round of the spring on Wednesday.

Lady Hornets put on a show
Posted: April 09, 2015

MAGNOLIA — Only one of the Lady Hornets had experienced firsthand what winning a golf district championship was like.

Wednesday 04/08/2015
Lady Hornets hold big lead at district golf tournament
Posted: April 08, 2015

The Lady Hornets are well on their way to winning a golf district championship.

Huntsville baseball drops fourth straight game in 4-2 loss to Willis
Posted: April 08, 2015

The Hornets came close to overcoming a rough first few innings.

Tuesday 04/07/2015
Defending the crown
Posted: April 07, 2015

The Lady Hornets will begin their playoff run today at 8 a.m. in the first round of the District 18-5A girls golf tournament at High Meadow Ranch Golf Club in Magnolia.

Sunday 04/05/2015
The careers of Taylor Price, Richie Champion have soared after winning The American rodeo in Arlington
Posted: April 05, 2015

The Walker County Fair and Rodeo has attracted its share of talented cowboys over the years.

Blaketree National getting fresh, new look with Tiger’s design
Posted: April 05, 2015

Ben’s beginning is now Tiger’s woods.

Saturday 04/04/2015
Without much fanfare, bullfighters risk lives and limbs to make sure no harm comes to bull riders
Posted: April 04, 2015

It takes a lot of guts to get on top of an angry bull and hold on for dear life as the animal does everything in its power to throw riders into the air and let gravity do the rest.

Lady Dogs roll past Trinity for 12-6 victory
Posted: April 04, 2015

NEW WAVERLY — In impressive fashion, the Lady Dogs kicked off the second half of district softball action on Friday.

Friday 04/03/2015
Shaka Smart leaving VCU to coach Texas
Posted: April 03, 2015

AUSTIN, Texas — Shaka Smart has been a hot coaching commodity since leading Virginia Commonwealth to the Final Four in 2011. He had reportedly shunned several big-time offers, but the lure of Texas was finally too much to turn down.

Bulldogs coast past Trinity 6-3
Posted: April 03, 2015

TRINITY — The Bulldogs are playing as well as they could be asking for.

Lions fall 12-6 to Tomball Rosehill in home opener
Posted: April 03, 2015

Finally getting to play at home for the first time this season, the Lions of Alpha Omega Academy did not have the kind of performance they were hoping for on Thursday evening.

Thursday 04/02/2015
New Waverly baseball team atop district standings
Posted: April 02, 2015

After suffering its first district loss last week, the New Waverly Bulldogs have won two straight and now stand atop the District 21-3A standings.

RODEO INSIDER: PRCA championship rodeo makes splash in Orlando
Posted: April 02, 2015

Last weekend, Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association commissioner Karl Stressman was in Kissimmee, Florida, attending the Ram National Circuit Finals Rodeo.



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