WT Lady Buff softball sweep the Zias

The No. 1 ranked West Texas A&M Lady Buffs would maintain their dominance, easing past Eastern New Mexico by scores of 4-0 and 10-1 in five innings on April 18. With the home sweep, the Lady Buffs haven’t dropped a game to the Zias since 2010 and extend their current winning streak to 17 games…

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WTAMU Lady Buffs lose conference lead

The number five nationally ranked WTAMU Lady Buff softball team traveled to Denton, Texas to battle the number eight ranked Texas Woman’s Pioneers in a three game series to determine the Lone Star Conference regular season champion on April 26 and 27. WT won the first game but lost both games of the doubleheader to…

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ATO Softball Tournament is a grand slam

The Alpha Tau Omega fraternity raised over $7,000 for the Ronald McDonald’s House of Charities of Amarillo at their annual softball tournament on April 5 and 6 at the Buffalo Sports Complex. “The tournament was a great success,” ATO vice president and tournament co-chair Cedric Nguimatsa said. “This was my first year doing it, and…

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WTAMU Softball wins three of four games

The number five Lady Buffs of WTAMU won three of four games played, including a three-game sweep against the Aggies of Cameron on April 19-20.  The Lady Buffs then fell to the Rattlers of St. Mary’s on April 21, 4-2. “One thing I like about this team, we don’t get caught up in the emotions…

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WTAMU Softball drops three of five games

The WTAMU Lady Buff softball team traveled to San Antonio for a three-game series with conference foe Incarnate Word on April 12-13 before heading to Austin to take on the St. Edward’s Hilltoppers in a doubleheader on April 14. WT lost the first two games against UIW before winning the finale; the Lady Buffs would…

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Love, Loss and some softball at an end

I love sports. There, I said it. It occurred to me, some time ago, that if I want to work in sports I couldn’t be a fan of teams. I just can’t. It would violate the whole fairness thing that everybody seems to be ready to vindicate the media over their supposed lack of it…

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Love, loss and softball: part 7

This is part seven of a seven-part series. To go back to WT or not to go back to WT? That was the question that Mercedes was facing in the summer of 2012. From Texas, Alyssa would talk to Mercedes just when she was thinking about her and she would always keep up with the…

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