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IN SPORTS: Tailgate and ticket info for Saturday football vs. Hardin-Simmons

The Sul Ross State University Department of Athletics invites you to tailgate on Lobo Lane! Join other students, faculty, staff, alumni, parents, friends, and the community to support the Lobos and enjoy a season of tailgating. Tailgate starts at 3:00 pm Game Day Tailgating Guidelines SRSU designated "Lobo Lane" as [...]

September 5, 2019|

NEWS AND FEATURES: Curry honored during dedication Saturday

Staff Report Another former Sul Ross State University student was honored last Saturday in Van Horn. The new Van Horn High School gymnasium was named for former boys basketball coach John Curry during dedication ceremonies held August 17. Curry enrolled at Sul Ross in 1979 where he earned Masters’ Degree [...]

August 21, 2019|

IN SPORTS: Worley tabbed interim Athletics Director

by Travis Hendryx, Office of Public Relations A familiar name will soon make his return to Sul Ross State University. President Bill Kibler announced the hiring of Butch Worley as interim Athletics Director in an announcement on August 2, 2019. He will serve in the role of Athletics Director until [...]

August 2, 2019|

IN SPORTS: Mesker steps down as athletics director

by Travis Hendryx, Office of Public Relations Sul Ross State University athletics director and head baseball coach Bobby Mesker has stepped down from his AD position in an announcement Wednesday, July 24. Mesker will remain on staff as head baseball coach. President Bill Kibler will assume the role of interim [...]

July 26, 2019|

IN SPORTS FEATURE: Former Lobo guard Webb takes on new role as full time assistant

by Travis Hendryx, Office of Public Relations In a span of two years, former Sul Ross State University guard Xavier Webb is back at his Alma Mater. Webb, who graduated in 2017 with a Bachelor’s Degree in History, made history of his own in early June, becoming the Sul Ross [...]

July 12, 2019|

IN SPORTS: Pollacchi promoted to Sports Information Director

By Shawna Graves, Office of Public Relations Derek Pollacchi was named Sul Ross State University Sports Information Director after months of holding the position of Assistant Sports Director and Marketing Coordinator in the Athletics department. Pollacchi, a Massachusetts native, became familiar to Alpine households through his work as Sports Director [...]

July 9, 2019|

FEATURE: Remembering coach Pete Swain (1928-2019)

by Travis Hendryx, Office of Public Relations While a broke down bus would not typically fit into the narrative of a National Championship season, former Sul Ross baseball coach Pete Swain's retelling of the event would become one of many on and off-the-field tales of an historic 1957 run that [...]

July 5, 2019|

SPORTS: LPAC golf outing/mixer grows with another successful tournament

By Travis Hendryx, Sports Information In just its second year of existence, the Lobo Pride Athletic Club’s (LPAC) annual golf outing featured some familiar faces while attracting new participants. The June 22 event was held at the SilverHorn Golf Club in San Antonio and included a pretournament mixer at the [...]

July 3, 2019|