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Athletic trainer turned softball catcher

Athletic trainer turned softball catcher

Taylor Anderson, Reporter

February 12, 2019


Filed under Campus, News

Jenna Hering, athletic trainer senior, adds collegiate softball catcher to her resume. Hering transitioned from being softball’s athletic trainer to a player on the team. She said she has always dreamed of being a student-athlete but never had the opportunity. "Softball is always been my first love,...

Despite strong start, softball team falls to Tarleton State

Makayla Scheck, Sports Reporter

April 23, 2018


Filed under Sports

The softball game scheduled for April 21, was postponed to April 22 by officials due to unfortunate weather. The team faced Tarleton State University in the final series of the season, losing 4-8. The teams ending season record is 15-23, and they will not be advancing to the Lone Star Conference championships. The...

Softball falls to San Angelo despite no in-game errors

Softball falls to San Angelo despite no in-game errors

Makayla Scheck, Sports Reporter

April 8, 2018


Filed under Sports

The softball team faced San Angelo State University on April 7 at Mustangs Park. The team lost both games of the series on April 6, the final scores were 3-8 and 7-3. The team lost the final game of the series 1-3 in eight innings. Carli Woosley, utility player and mass communication junior, made ...

Softball taken down by West Texas A&M

Softball taken down by West Texas A&M

Makayla Scheck, Sports Reporter

March 24, 2018


Filed under Sports

The softball team suffered a loss to West Texas A&M on March 24 at Mustangs Park in the second of three games during the Highway 287 Challenge series.  The game ended in five innings due to the run rule. West Texas A&M had 17 runs and the softball team was unable to get anyone home. The first...

Campus athletic trainer works worldwide with national team

Campus athletic trainer works worldwide with national team

kristin silva

February 5, 2018


Filed under Sports

She does everything. If any athlete on the volleyball or softball team is sick, she directs the girls where to go. Sprains, concussions, injuries of all kinds. She tends to them all, she has to. Between the hours spent as an assistant athletic trainer on campus working with the softball and ...

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