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After resounding win, Texas pitching staff battered by No. 6 Tennessee
March 15, 2019
On a day that saw Texas play 10–13 BYU and No. 6 Tennessee, the story of Saturday’s two matchups proved a story line the team has displayed this whole season: the Longhorns have yet to get over the hump. The dichotomy of the day’s two games perfectly shows what the Longhorns have struggled with. They have easily handled unranked opponents, yet had problems with stronger ones.
As tougher road approaches, Longhorns find footing at home
March 14, 2019
With a pair of matchups against No. 6 Tennessee approaching, followed by the start of conference play, the competition ahead gets no easier for the Texas softball team. For now, however, the Longhorns’ ship was righted as they picked up a much-needed 7-1 win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Wednesday.
Longhorn Invitational ends in disappointment as small mistakes plague Texas
March 10, 2019
“It’s just the focus,” Texas head coach Mike White said. “We’re not quite playing championship-caliber ball. The positive side is we don’t want to be playing (that) right now ... But we’ve got stuff to work on. These are controllables.”
Defensive plays pivot momentum as Longhorns find groove against Minnesota
March 9, 2019
With one out and two runners on, one run having already scored, Texas looked to be in deep water again against Minnesota after losing to the Golden Gophers on Friday. But catcher Mary Iakopo wasn’t going to let it happen again.
Shea’s all that: O’Leary dominates with no-hitter in doubleheader sweep
March 7, 2019
When Ki’Audra Hayter lined a triple down the right field line to beat Longwood 9-1 in a run-rule finish, it did more than just start a new streak for a Texas team that had been coming off back-to-back losses.
Sun Devil Classic ends in Longhorns’ first losing streak of the season
March 3, 2019
After winning the first three games of the Sun Devil Classic by a combined score of 31-7, Texas lost two straight against Wisconsin and No. 15 Arizona State to finish the weekend flat in Tempe, Arizona.
Texas’ offensive breakthrough halted in second half of Saturday doubleheader
March 2, 2019
Only 30 minutes separated the two games the Longhorns played Saturday of the Sun Devil Classic. Two entirely different offensive performances separated the games even more.
Fifth-inning outburst shows offensive capabilities in blowout
February 28, 2019
With outfield walls about 15 feet high and more than 200 feet deep all around, Red & Charline McCombs Field has never been an easy place to display power. It may have taken an hour and a half of game play to show it, but in the fifth inning of Wednesday’s matchup with Houston Baptist, the Longhorns showed off all of their strength, hitting two home runs in the frame en route to an 8-0 victory.
New era is just beginning with White, Oregon transfers
February 27, 2019
There’s a new team playing this season at Red & Charline McCombs Field in Austin.
Longhorns continue to roll, gain valuable experience as close wins highlight undefeated Texas Invitational
February 24, 2019
In the second home tournament of the season, the Longhorns continued their dominance at Red and Charline McCombs Field, going 5–0 in the Texas Invitational to sweep the weekend’s competition by a combined score of 30-4.
Comeback victory helps extend win streak for Longhorns softball
February 23, 2019
Stepping up to the plate in the sixth inning, Bekah Alcozer needed to make something happen. With the bases loaded and Texas desperately needing some timely hitting after falling to 2-0 with Ole Miss, Alcozer and infielder Shannon Rhodes delivered.
Longhorns look to continue energy off hot start in return to McCombs Field
February 21, 2019
Texas is 7–1 through the first two weekends of play, its best start since 2016.
Walk-off victory caps 3-1 weekend in Florida
February 16, 2019
On Saturday morning, in the first close game of the year for the Texas, the Longhorns came through in the clutch, defeating No. 18 Kentucky on a walk-off RBI single from first baseman Kaitlyn Washington.
Longhorns suffer season’s first loss to LSU
February 15, 2019
The Longhorns could not get the bats going, and No. 8 LSU jumped on every opportunity, hitting two homers en route to a 7-1 victory.
Longhorns explode offensively in season-opening weekend
February 10, 2019
Playing three games Saturday after a rain-cancelled doubleheader Friday, then one more Sunday, the Texas softball team began the 2019 campaign with resounding success.
White’s postponed debut sees three wins in one day
February 9, 2019
The Mike White era may have come a day late, but it did not disappoint. Playing three games Saturday after a rain-cancelled doubleheader Friday, the Texas softball team began the 2019 campaign with resounding success.
Energy is palpable as new age of Texas softball begins
February 7, 2019
As the Texas softball team finished up one of its final practices before beginning the season, the buzz in the atmosphere made it clear this team is more than enthusiastic for the new beginnings it is about to undergo as it begins the season Friday in the Texas Classic.
Longhorn track competes in final meet before conference championships
April 29, 2018
In a season that has seen a young team with many moving parts, two events of the Texas men’s track team have been nothing but consistent.
Track Roundup: Longhorns ready for final stretch of regular season at National Relays
April 26, 2018
With the Big 12 Championship meet in its sights, the time is now for the Texas men’s track team.
Men and women fine-tune ahead of conference championships
April 23, 2018
Texas assistant track coach Brad Herbster could only describe it as “the greatest collegiate 1,500 ever.”
Track Roundup: Longhorns gear up for tough weekend matchups ahead
April 20, 2018
Men and women's track teams prepare for challenging weekends ahead.
Track roundup: Longhorns find success in seniors' final home meet
April 15, 2018
There’s nothing quite like the comfort of competing at home.
Track roundup: Longhorns gear up for Texas Invitational
April 12, 2018
Longhorns prepare for Texas Invitational.
Distance medley, shot put highlight Texas Relays for Longhorn men
April 1, 2018
When Alex Rogers received the baton with one mile left in the distance medley relay at the 91st Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, he knew he had work to do. Sitting in third place, neck-and-neck with the teams from Texas A&M and Houston, the junior was not going to go down quietly on his home track.
Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays brings new opportunity for men's track
March 27, 2018
The relays, which begin Wednesday at Mike A. Myers Stadium, mark the beginning of the season for a Texas team that saw a handful of school records and one individual national championship during the indoor season.
Freshman standout Sam Worley fueled by inner drive for success
March 26, 2018
Sam Worley is no stranger to big expectations. Coming in as one of the top first-year distance runners in the country, he knew the weight of what was expected of him in his first season at Texas.
Men’s track: Indoor season capped by Wasome’s national title in triple jump
March 10, 2018
Sophomore O'Brien Wasome stole the show for Texas on day two of the NCAA Indoor Championships with a national title win in the triple jump.
Men’s track: Adversity hits Longhorns on first day of NCAA Indoor Championships
March 9, 2018
On lap five of eight during the mile run, Texas distance runner Sam Worley was comfortably running in the middle of the pack, staying close enough to strike late in the race. In an instant, however, that all changed.
Newcomers ready to make a name for themselves at NCAA Championships
March 8, 2018
On Friday and Saturday in College Station, Texas, the entirety of the indoor track season will culminate in one meet. Every race, every throw and every jump could be the last of the season.
Track roundup: Longhorn women return with Big 12 title, men finish second
February 25, 2018
Texas women claim fourth Big 12 title in last five years while Texas men finish in second place.
Track roundup: Texas eyes conference championships in Ames
February 23, 2018
Texas track and field aims to add to its long list of conference championships this weekend in Ames, Iowa.
Track roundup: Longhorns compete at USATF events prior to Big 12 Championships
February 19, 2018
On Saturday, the team had to put Mario Sategna's "(separation) from the program" to the side and compete in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Track roundup: Longhorns tuning up before Big 12 championship
February 16, 2018
Texas has one week left to prepare for the Big 12 championship next week in Ames, Iowa.
Track and field head coach Mario Sategna leaves Texas
February 15, 2018
Texas track and field head coach Mario Sategna has left the program, Texas athletic director Chris Del Conte announced late Thursday morning.
Longhorns set school records in Washington, Arkansas
February 12, 2018
Distance-running pair etches names in program record books for Texas men.
Track roundup: Longhorns gear up for big weekend on the road
February 9, 2018
Underclassmen lead Longhorn men into Husky Classic, Tyson Invitational.