Hamilton moves to No. 4 in PRCA World Standings with second place showing in Ft. Worth

by Travis Hendryx, Office of Marketing and Communication FT. WORTH, Texas- Sul Ross State University bull rider Ky Hamilton continues to showcase his talent as the Australian sophomore claimed a second place finish in the SWELS Extreme Bulls competition Wednesday in Ft. Worth. Hamilton’s performance moved him up to No. [...]

January 23, 2020|

NEWS AND FEATURES: Sul Ross bull rider Ky Hamilton currently ranked in 2020 PRCA Top 10 World Standings

by Travis Hendryx, Director of Marketing and Communication At just 19 years of age, Sul Ross State University sophomore bull rider Ky Hamilton (Mackay, Queensland, Australia) is among the Top 10 in the Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association (PRCA) Ram World standings. Hamilton is currently ranked eighth in the standings according [...]

January 17, 2020|

IN SPORTS: Johnson listed to D3baseball.com Preseason All-America First Team

by Derek Pollacchi, Sports Information Senior first baseman Tim Johnson has been named to the D3baseball.com Preseason All-America First Team in an announcement made Wednesday by D3baseball.com. The list is comprised of baseball players throughout Division III. Those selected are named to either the First Team, Second Team, or Honorable [...]

January 16, 2020|

IN SPORTS: Licon nabs second straight ASC West Player of the Week honor

For the second consecutive week, Sul Ross junior guard Tristen Licon has been named American Southwest Conference West Division Player of the Week. Licon helped lead the Lobos to two conference wins at Hardin-Simmons and McMurry. He started with a team-high 18 points, nine rebounds, four steals and three assists [...]

January 13, 2020|

IN SPORTS: Licon and Martinez receive ASC West Player of the Week

by Derek Pollacchi, Sports Information Tristen Licon and Kaylee Martinez earned ASC West Player of the Week recognition in an announcement made Monday by the conference office. Licon was named ASC West Player of the Week after posting back-to-back double-doubles against Louisiana College on January 2 and Belhaven on January [...]

January 7, 2020|

IN THE NEWS: 2020 Distinguished Alumni and Athletics Hall of Honor inductees announced

by Travis Hendryx, Office of Public Relations Three Distinguished Alumni, four individuals and a conference championship football team will be honored during induction ceremonies at the 2020 Sul Ross State University Alumni Gala scheduled for Saturday, March 28 at the Pete P. Gallego Center. Dr. Joe Priest and Larry Hill [...]

November 8, 2019|

IN SPORTS: Hutchings earns Men’s All Around Champion at Texas Tech

by Travis Hendryx, Office of Public Relations LUBBOCK, Texas- Tristen Hutchings wrestled and rode his way to a 335-point tally to win the Men’s All Around Championship at the Texas Tech University Rodeo held October 31 through November 2 in Lubbock. Hutchings led the chase with 170 points and won [...]

November 4, 2019|

IN SPORTS: Hamilton, Fisher and Griffel pace rodeo men to second place at Frank Phillips

by Travis Hendryx, Office of Public Relations CANADIAN, Texas- Australian sophomore Ky Hamilton scored 170 points to win the bull ride at the Frank Phillips College Rodeo held October 10-12 at Canadian. The Mackay, Queensland native outscored the runner-up competition by 60 points. Colten Fisher and Will Griffel also placed [...]

October 14, 2019|