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Featured Story: Too good to pass up for this Texas duo

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Phil Bowden was admittedly a little hesitant when Chris Issendorf originally asked him to do the Missouri MR340 river race with him.

After all, Bowden, a San Marcos resident, had completed the Texas Water Safari just weeks prior and he already won the event back in 2008 with his then partner Lee Deviney. So essentially he had nothing to prove, right?

Except not quite.

College Soccer: Former Bobcat named assistant at Abilene Christian

From Staff Reports

ABILENE — Former Bobcat soccer standout and record holder Tori Hale has been named an assistant coach for the Abilene Christian women’s soccer team.

Hale, an Abilene native, spent three seasons under the direction of Texas State head coach Kat Conner.

“This is a big opportunity and I’m excited to be part of a program that’s rapidly growing the way it is,” Hale said. “I’m thankful I get to continue working in the soccer world because I wasn’t ready to leave it just yet.”

Outdoors: When tragedy struck the Midwest

As I wrote last week in my column, weather is the number one killer of outdoorsmen.

On November 11, 1940, the worst duck hunting disaster in American history happened. It is known as the Armistice Day Blizzard.

The weather that fall for Midwestern duck hunters had been warm and uneventful. No strong cold fronts had pushed the ducks into their migration patterns from northern regions. But unbeknownst to these hunters, the perfect storm was brewing.

Women's College Soccer: Bobcats picked to finish third in Sun Belt preseason poll

Sports Editor

Despite not having any players land on the league’s preseason teams, Texas State was tabbed to finish third in the Sun Belt by the conference’s head coaches.
South Alabama is expected to defend its conference title, while Troy was forecasted to be the second-best team in the league.

The Bobcats finished the 2014 season with an 11-7-2 record and 5-3-1 mark in conference play. Texas State, the No. 3 seed, advanced to the semifinals of last season’s conference tournament after shutting out Georgia State in the quarterfinals.

College Athletics: Ring ceremony honors 12 student-athletes at Texas State

From Staff Reports

Texas State University president Denise Trauth, university and athletics administrators, coaches and parents honored Bobcat student-athletes at the annual Texas State Athletics “T” Ring ceremony last Friday. 

Each of the student-athletes was presented the Athletics “T” Ring, graduation cords and a Sun Belt Conference Medallion to wear during commencement exercises last weekend inside Strahan Coliseum.


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