IN SPORTS: Washington receives 2019-2020 Academic Excellence in Coaching Award

By Derek Pollacchi, Director of Sports Information Sul Ross State University Men's Tennis Coach Antuan Washington has received the 2019-2020 Academic Excellence in Coaching Award. The Academic Excellence in Coaching Award honors Sul Ross coaches who recognize and promote the importance of academic achievement and foster an environment leading to [...]

May 14, 2020|

IN SPORTS: SRSU names Goodman as athletics director

Jim Goodman has been named the new Athletics Director at Sul Ross State University in an announcement Monday, May 4. Goodman, who will be the university’s first full time athletics director, will begin his new duties on May 16. “Jim brings a level of expertise and professionalism that will benefit [...]

May 4, 2020|

IN SPORTS: Virtual visits for athletics director position set for April 27-29

Sul Ross State University will hold Zoom interviews next week with the three finalists for the vacant athletics director position. Finalists include Sandra Chambers, Doug Davalos and Jim Goodman. Interviews will take place April 27-29 and will be scheduled as follows: 1:00-1:50  Open (Faculty, Staff, Alumni, Community) 2:00-2:50  Athletics Staff 3:00-3:50  [...]

April 21, 2020|

IN SPORTS: Carroll accepts head coaching spot at UMHB; Webb tapped as interim

After five seasons at the helm of the Lobos men's basketball program, Clif Carroll has accepted the head coaching position at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in an announcement Monday, April 20. Carroll will begin his new position May 4. "Coach Carroll turned around the Sul Ross Men's Basketball program and brought us tremendous success," [...]

April 20, 2020|

SPORTS ALERT: Conference competitions, championships cancelled for Spring 2020 seasons

The American Southwest Conference announced today (March 13) the Council of Presidents has chosen to immediately cancel all Conference (ASC) athletics competition and championship events for the remainder of the 2019-20 academic year. The cancellation includes all spring ASC competitions and championships in the sports of baseball, men's and women's [...]

March 13, 2020|

IN SPORTS: Three finalists named for SRSU A.D. post

Three finalists have been selected for the position of Athletics Director at Sul Ross State University in an announcement by interim A.D. and search committee chair Butch Worley. The A.D. search committee, appointed by President Bill Kibler, selected the three candidates from a pool of more than 60 applicants. The [...]

March 9, 2020|

IN SPORTS: Football exhibition at Piedras Negras cancelled

In response to Sul Ross State University's travel restrictions in regard to the novel coronavirus, the March 7 exhibition football game against Selección Nuevo León (Nuevo Leon All Stars) in Piedras Negras, Mexico has been cancelled. "The cancellation is a precautionary measure to insure the safety and health of our [...]

March 5, 2020|