A record-breaking weekend for one Lion didn't lead to victory for the Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions volleyball team, who lost to the Angelo State University Rambelles and the Tarleton State University TexAnns after leading two sets to none in each game.
A 24th-minute goal from Jade Bell was all the Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions needed to win in harsh conditions against the Mustangs of Midwestern State University on Friday, Oct. 18. The win marks the Lions' first victory in Wichita Falls since 2003, and also snapped a six game losing streak overall in the series.
Billed as an offensive showcase, A&M-Commerce and McMurry didn't disappoint as the two teams combined for 108 points and nearly 1,100 yards of total offense as the Lions won the shootout 65-43 over the War Hawks. A&M-Commerce improves to 5-2 on the season while McMurry drops to 1-6.
The 1-5 Commerce Tigers made the trek to Greyson County on Friday night to take on the 5-1 Pottsboro Cardinals in a district game. Hear highlights from KETR's broadcast, and see scoring results from other games across Northeast Texas.
A&M-Commerce Lions at Midwestern State Mustangs Friday, October 18 6:00 p.m. • Wichita Falls, Texas Records: A&M-Commerce (7-3-1, 2-2-1 LSC); Midwestern State (8-3-1, 3-1-1 LSC) Live Stats:msumuatangs.com
Commerce fans who intend to make the Friday drive to Pottsboro for this week's Tigers football game should probably carpool. That's the message Pottsboro Superintendent Dr. Kevin Matthews communicated to Commerce ISD late last week:
Texas A&M University-Commerce sophomore Dorian McCradichas been named the Lone Star Conference Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week, announced Thursday by league officials. It marks the second weekly honor of his career and the second of the season.
There are just three weeks of regular season play remaining for the Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions Women’s Soccer team. With six games remaining on the schedule, the Lions are 8-3-1 overall and 2-2-1 in the LSC.
The Lions have won games against conference opponents Eastern New Mexico University and Texas Woman’s University, tied with West Texas A&M University, and lost games against Midwestern State University in overtime and Angelo State University.
The Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions got good nights from Amy Davault and Ciara Holmes and swept the Tigers of Ouachita Baptist University on Wednesday night. The Lions have won seven in a row over the Tigers. The Lions had 17 kills in each set and recorded eight blocks in the straight set win.
Joshua Jorgensen, assistant athletic director for external development, sat down with the guys today to discuss a new website that A&M-Commerce Lion Athletics will be rolling out at the end of the month, the efforts that the Lions are undertaking to promote Breast Cancer Awareness, and the Lions' big win over A&M-Kingsville.
After Josh left, the guys discussed the MLB postseason, Taylor's homecoming king chances, and a little basketball.