Tennis teams continue home streak against Metro State

The men's and women's tennis teams both grabbed a win on March 21, continuing their undefeated streak at home. The women's team came in with a 7-3 record and were ranked 21 in the NCAA, while the men's team was 6-5 and ranked 15. Both teams have played well at home, and Head Coach Scott Linn said … [Read more...]

Men’s tennis beats Ferris State 7-2; women beat Tarleton 9-0

The men's tennis team competed in a two-day tournament from March 6-7 against Doane and Ferris State, winning 9-0 against Doane and 7-2 against Ferris State. In a press release issued on March 6, "Midwestern State snapped a two-match losing skid Monday afternoon as the Mustangs made their return … [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...]

The Bryan Brothers in town to serve charity

Arguably the greatest tennis doubles duo makes a stop to D.L. Ligon Coliseum Sept. 22.The Bryan Brothers will be playing an exhibition match to raise money for the Children Miracle Network. Sixteen-time grand slam champions Bob and Mike Bryan will be playing a doubles match against 2004 Olympic … [Read more...]

Athletes look to build on past successes

FOOTBALL The football team finished its 2015 season 5-1 in conference and with a 10-2 overall record. Twenty-two players earned All-Lone Star Conference honors, and three made on the Don Hansen All-American team.Solomon Brown, graduate assistant, said, “This year we were good. We had a lot of young … [Read more...]

Men’s tennis beats rival Cameron, playoff dream not dead

The men's tennis team beat Cameron University 6-3, the team's Lone Star Conference rival, on April 20. With this Top 25 win, they were able to maintain their playoff chances.Dillon Pineda, biology freshman, said, "It felt great to win this. There had been struggles beating them in the past, so being … [Read more...]

Tennis seniors receive 100 wins, teams continue success

Three captain tennis players have received 100 career wins this season.Kyle Davidson, accounting senior, and Lauren Pineda, nursing and sociology senior, received their wins on March 11 and March 13, respectively. Maddie Schorlemmer, psychology senior, got her win on April 7."They've been great. … [Read more...]

Tennis team takes on Ouachita Baptist March 3

The tinnis team, ranked 12th nationally, takes on 13th ranked Ouachita Baptist on March 3 at 2p.m.“It’s a huge match and we need literally ever single person there,” tennis player Kyle Davidson, senior in accounting/finance, said.“The sport may not be as big as football or basketball, but the … [Read more...]

Senior tennis players plan to leave legacy

Seniors have a lot on their plates from heftier school workloads, to more demanding and in-depth classes, higher expectation from coaches, to even full-time jobs. But for three seniors on the women's tennis team the demands on their time are even more excessive.  After earning a doubles victory … [Read more...]

Sikes Lake ‘cleans up’ its act

More than 160 volunteers met and picked up 500 pounds of trash at Sikes Lake, Sept. 12 along the lake’s shores and pathways, the 10th year of the cleanup. Activities Committee Chairperson for the Rolling Plains Chapter of the Texas Master Naturalists Terry McKee said she was proud of the turnout, … [Read more...]