Sports continue to make history

As the school-year comes to an end, 6 a.m. practices, study-hall, long bus-rides, conference championships, endless tears, two-a-days, and glorious moments also do. However, every bit of hard work each student-athlete contributes makes a difference. Earning four Lone Star Conference championships, … [Read more...]

Athletes and coaches strive to succeed in post-season play

In collegiate sports one of the most common, realistic goal for any coach or player is to get to post-season play. If a team has a bad regular season but do better than expected in the post-season then the season will generally be looked back upon as a successful season. A team that has an excellent … [Read more...]

Kicking off spring semester sports

As the spring semester begins, so do the spring sports. Basketball is starting the second half of its conference, and tennis, track and softball are also in the works.“We are starting the second half of conference and we have some teams that are undefeated right now like Eastern New Mexico San … [Read more...]

Cross-country women place fourth at home invitational

It's the last lap of the second 3,000 meter loop and the girls are nearing the finish line. For some runners this is their last opportunity make the top 10 runners go to the Lone Star Conference Championships in Stephenville Oct. 26. "I am pleased with the effort from the girls this meet," … [Read more...]

Freshmen dominate cross country team

When the starting gun fires, the girls are looking so far ahead through the shimmering air that they can almost see the finish line. For freshmen Sara Smith and Alex Pearcy, cross country meets aren’t new experiences, and that can also be said for their team — almost half of which is freshmen, … [Read more...]

Cross Country wins home meet, works towards conference title

Spanish senior Emma Ramirez is perfectly aware her collegiate running days are almost over. “A lot of us are seniors and there’s no second chance," Ramirez said. "This is it." As one of seven seniors on the cross country team, Ramirez wants to make the most of these next few races, which is why … [Read more...]

Teams walk away from sports showcase with varying succcess

The Midwestern State University community were able to take in four sports Saturday when Cross Country, Volleyball, Men's Soccer and Football had home games. Cross Country warms up for season start The cross country team ran its first race of the season Saturday morning with its … [Read more...]

Cross Country season begins Saturday

The women’s cross country team looks to win its fifth straight season opener at the annual Strohman Dental/MSU Stampede race this weekend at the old Hawk Ridge Golf Course. Runner Maranda Rodriguez, sophomore in kinesiology, said, “We are hosting this meet and we are wanting to show all teams out … [Read more...]

Distance runners set meet record

  At the conference championship last weekend, the distance medley relay team set a meet and school record while a second individual runner placed second in the 800 meter run. Koby Styles, head track coach, said "We were just waiting for a meet like that to happen. This team runs so … [Read more...]