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Longhorn softball looks to lasso Cowgirls
April 25, 2014
Texas returns to Big 12 competition Friday when it plays host to unranked Oklahoma State. Both teams enter the series above .500 on the season, with the Longhorns boasting a better conference record (7-3) than the Cowgirls (4-9).
Softball blasts past Bobcats 15-6
April 24, 2014
Texas trailed 6-4 in the sixth inning of Wednesday night’s game against Texas State in San Marcos.
Sophomore catcher/third baseman sets sights high on space and baseball
April 11, 2014
Erin Shireman, a sophomore catcher/third baseman, is perhaps the most interesting player on head coach Connie Clark’s team.
Texas softball hopes to rout out Red Raiders at home
April 3, 2014
Coming off a thunderous game Wednesday night, in which Texas dominated visiting Texas State, 19-7, head coach Connie Clark’s squad hosts Texas Tech tonight in a return to conference play.
Longhorns look to bounce back, beat Baylor
March 20, 2014
Texas is set to open Big 12 play Saturday in Waco with the first of a two-game series against the Baylor Bears.
Cougars out-muscle Texas softball, 5-4
March 20, 2014
The Longhorns fell to the Houston Cougars 5-4 on Wednesday evening at Red and Charline McCombs Field after blowing a two-run lead in the seventh.
Softball loses, regains edge at Judi Garman Classic
March 17, 2014
Heading into the Judi Garman Classic, the Longhorns (17-13) looked to continue their dominant play from the previous week’s Texas Invitational.
Texas softball finishes Texas Invitational undefeated
March 3, 2014
The Longhorns bounced back from a less than spectacular performance in the Mary Nutter Classic to go an impressive 5-0 in this weekend’s Texas Invitational, outscoring their opponents by a combined score of 42-6.
Longhorns softball splits games, remain at .500
February 21, 2014
Texas jumped out to an early lead Thursday during the Mary Nutter Classic tournament, scoring a run in the top of the first inning versus unranked UNLV.
Off to slow start, Texas softball hopes to finish strong
February 20, 2014
Texas softball finds itself in uncharted territory as of late, with a 6-6 record heading into the Mary Nutter Classic in Palm Springs, Calif. on Thursday.
Softball to host Roadrunners on Wednesday in home opener
February 11, 2014
The 10th-ranked Longhorns will play their home opener Wednesday when they host the San Antonio Roadrunners, who will take on a high-powered Texas offense led by senior All-American Taylor Thom.
Softball head coach Connie Clark captures 700th career win
February 10, 2014
The Longhorns opened the 2014 season with a bang, blasting two home runs en route to a 6-1 victory over then-No. 17 LSU Tigers.
For UT baseball and softball, a tale of two programs
January 31, 2014
Check out all eight stories from the Daily Texan's annual First Pitch special issue.
First Pitch: Veteran Thom ready to finish strong
January 30, 2014
As a junior at Vista Ridge high school in Cedar Park, Taylor Thom led her team to the 2009 UIL State Semifinal game at Red McCombs Field in Austin. The Lady Rangers lost 3-0 to Pearland in a close contest.
First Pitch: Freshman Wong shows she belongs
January 30, 2014
Stephanie Wong has been preparing for this moment her whole life.
Longhorns best Tigers, lose to Cardinals and Bulldogs
January 12, 2014
The No. 8 Texas Longhorns (8-3) resumed dual-meet competition earlier this month against No. 3 Stanford, suffering a 154-146 loss to the Cardinals in their first match up of the new year.
Texas women earn top-five finishes on day one of Texas Invitational
December 5, 2013
The Longhorns got off to a slow start Thursday evening in the first of three days of competition at the Lee and Joe Jamail Swim Center.
Women’s swimming and diving to compete in Texas Invitational
December 5, 2013
The Longhorns round out their fall competitive season with the annual Texas Invitational, which began Thursday at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center.
Women’s diving recap
November 24, 2013
Texas freshman Murphy Bromberg won the platform diving event on the final day of the UT Diving Invitational after decimating the field by more than 50 points.
Women's diving finishes first day at diving invitational
November 22, 2013
A day after being named the Big 12 Conference’s Women’s Diver of the Week for the second time this season, junior Emma Ivory-Ganja won the three-meter event in Thursday’s final round.
Women's Diving prepares for UT Diving Invitational
November 20, 2013
Texas will compete in its final meet of the semester Thursday: the UT Diving Invitational — the first meet of the qualifying season.
Longhorns dominate field, show depth
November 10, 2013
Texas took command early and delivered a strong finish to sweep the competition in their two-day quad meet with Virginia, Penn State and West Virginia.
October 28, 2013
Recaps in men's and women's swimming and diving, rowing, men's tennis and women's golf.
Women's swimming and diving travels to Indiana
October 25, 2013
Women’s swimming and diving team travels to Bloomington, Ind., on Friday to compete in a double-dual meet with Michigan and Indiana.
Texas women's swimming and diving bested by A&M
October 20, 2013
Texas suffered a narrow defeat in Friday’s meet against former conference foe, Texas A&M, losing by a mere four points.
Longhorns surge past Tar Heels
October 18, 2013
Texas’ women’s swimming and diving team jumped ahead to an early lead against North Carolina on Thursday, posting a victory in the 200-yard medley relay to open the meet to win the match up 171-129.
Family Feud: Surhoff sisters to vie for bragging rights in Longhorns’ second meet
October 16, 2013
This week’s matchup against North Carolina will boast a familial atmosphere when freshman swimmer Jordan Surhoff and North Carolina sophomore Kendall Surhoff meet head to head in the Longhorns’ second competition of the year.
Longhorns surge past Owls
October 13, 2013
The Longhorns began their season with a commanding victory over Rice on Friday, winning all 16 events at Lee and Joe Jamail Swim Center.
Freshmen anxious to make conference splash
October 11, 2013
Texas’ women’s swimming and diving team will open its 2013-2014 season by hosting Rice at Joe Jamail Swim Center Friday afternoon.
Softball hits speed bump in easy season
October 11, 2013
The Texas Softball team hit a snag Thursday evening in what should have been relatively smooth fall schedule.
In most matchups, Texas has edge up on Iowa State
September 30, 2013
The Texas Longhorns will travel to Ames, Iowa, this week to face a renewed Iowa State football team coming off its first win of the season, a 38-21 victory against Tulsa last Thursday.