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|

IN SPORTS: Martin paces Sul Ross Women to third place finish at 74th NIRA Rodeo

by Travis Hendryx, Office of Public Relations Official Results ALPINE, Texas- Breakaway roper Hannah Martin and steer wrestler Jesse Keysaer each claimed third place finishes at last week's 74th Annual Sul Ross NIRA Rodeo. Martin polled 105 points for the bronze in the breakaway and led the Sul Ross women [...]

September 30, 2019|

PREVIEW: Draws set as 74th Sul Ross NIRA Rodeo opens tonight

by Travis Hendryx, Office of Public Relations For the 74th season, Sul Ross State University will host the annual NIRA Rodeo with competition beginning tonight at 7:00 p.m. at the SALE Arena and running through Saturday. Slack gets underway Friday and Saturday mornings at 9:00 a.m. In this evening’s performance, [...]

September 26, 2019|

IN SPORTS: Women’s Rodeo wins Team Championship at ENMU

by Travis Hendryx, Office of Public Relations PORTALES, New Mexico- A 230-point tally propelled the Sul Ross State University Women's Rodeo team to the Team Championship during the three-day Eastern New Mexico University rodeo held September 19-21 in Portales, NM. The Sul Ross women dominated in the point total outscoring [...]

September 23, 2019|