Kimo is a fighter.
Though the two teams will play for the first time in recent memory on Thursday, San Marcos and Laredo United are all too familiar with each other.
The Lady Rattlers usually dig their heels in when the match goes to a fifth set.
In the past week, Texas State has faced some of its toughest opponents of the season, earning a 3-2 win over Rice, and suffering a 3-0 sweep to No. 6 Texas and a 3-1 loss to No. 16 Kentucky.
No. 16 Kentucky was caught off guard during its 3-1 win over the Bobcats on Friday at Strahan Arena.
Texas State improved to 1-1 on Saturday after holding off Texas Southern 36-20 on Saturday at Bobcat Stadium.
Here are five takeaways from the Bobcats' victory:
San Marcos dug itself an early hole it couldn't get out of.
District play is supposed to be tight. San Marcos kept it that way through two sets.
Effort wasn’t the issue.
Offensive coordinator Victor Sierra demands that all 11 of his players on the field be on the same page on every play.
As San Marcos Academy headed for the locker room, head coach Les Davis knew his team had to scramble.
The defense looked good through three snaps.
The countdown to kickoff is almost complete. San Marcos has been preparing for weeks to play in its first game of the season against Buda Hays at 7:30 p.m. at San Marcos Toyota Rattler Stadium.
Mark Velasquez’s niece loves to watch Doc McStuffins, a children’s cartoon about a young girl playing pediatrician with her toys on Disney Junior.
After spending 11 seasons at the helm in Navarro, new Buda Hays head coach Les Goad will have his first opportunity to see his new team in action, as the Rebels take on San Marcos on Friday at 7:30
Austin Hudson’s serve is in unstoppable. Until it isn’t.
On Aug. 23 at 7:23 p.m., Texas State tweeted out a photo announcing that five former walk-ons had earned scholarships over the offseason.
The Bobcats came up short in their Louisiana road trip over the weekend, losing to both McNeese and LSU.
Head coach Michelle Moreno took her team into a closed hallway, isolated from everything else.