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Tennis keeps season alive with tight win over Middle Tennessee in C-USA tournament

Cesar Valdes | Staff Writer As her opponent’s shot made its way into the waiting outstretched net, a sense of relief could be seen in sophomore Minying Liang’s face as her

Behind the scenes: the life of a North Texas athletic trainer

Jaz’man Hampton | Staff Writer The field of sports medicine is often a wild one. Since college and professional sports are played at such a fast pace, many injuries occur in

Despite losing core seniors, Mean Green soccer poised to contend again in 2017

Matt Brune | Staff Writer With eight conference titles since 2001, head coach John Hedlund has built the Mean Green soccer program into a steady machine of quality players. Last year’s

Failure to retain players has North Texas softball stuck in a rut of mediocrity

When head coach Tracey Kee was hired as the fourth softball coach in program history in August 2013, many expected the program to experience a swift turnaround. In 16 seasons

Sophomore Lauren Craine maturing in second season with Mean Green softball

Morgan Price | Staff Writer There may be three pitchers in North Texas softball’s bullpen now, but next season, only one of them will be returning. With seniors Jessica Elder and

Sophomores Rickey Brice and Ja’Michael Brown transferring out of North Texas

After two seasons with the Mean Green men’s basketball team, sophomores Ja’Michael Brown and Rickey Brice Jr. are transferring. Brice was the first seven-footer to sign with North Texas since

Mean Green tennis knocks off SMU on senior day

Cesar Valdes | Staff Writer Coming off nearly two weeks rest, the Mean Green tennis team picked up right where they left off with a 6-1 victory over Southern Methodist University

North Texas tennis signs two national champions, makes roster changes

Cesar Valdes | Staff Writer Just one day into the signing period, head coach Sujay Lama and the rest of the North Texas tennis staff have already filled out their pending

Twins Lacy and Lindsay Gregory impacting softball program as freshman

It has almost come down to a science. Senior infielder Kelli Schkade leads things off for the Mean Green, and she normally reaches base. She ranks 16th in Conference USA

Pump up the jam: North Texas softball dishes on its walk-up songs

Scrolling through a playlist trying to find the right pump-up jam can be a strain. Sometimes it may be even more stressful than the game a player is competing in. But