Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: Pierce’s Longhorns make some history, grab title

If memory serves, they used to light the UT Tower for conference championships around here. It’s been a minute. Lots of ’em actually. While Texas has been saving on light bulbs for much of this decade, the school will gladly spring for some extra voltage because it has an actual, … Read More

Bevo Beat

The Final Pitch: Texas 7, TCU 3 – Longhorns clinch Big 12 crown

Boosted by a five-run fourth inning, Texas claimed at least a share of a conference championship with a win over TCU at UFCU Disch-Falk Field on Saturday. After the final out, the Longhorns had to wait on the score of Oklahoma State’s game to see if they would win the … Read More

Kody Clemens, Longhorns walk-off past TCU and into a first-place tie with Oklahoma State

Following a 5-3 walk-off win over TCU at UFCU Disch-Falk Field on Friday night, Texas junior Andy McGuire had some thoughts about the Longhorns’ fashion. To be fair, McGuire was likely thinking about Kody Clemens’ two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning as well. He also probably pondered … Read More

Bevo Beat

Duke Ellis overshadowed by Kody Clemens’ blast, but Texas understands ‘importance of what he did’

On Friday night, Texas sophomore Duke Ellis won a footrace and became a footnote. Kody Clemens hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift Texas to a 5-3 weekend-opening win over TCU. With the triumph at UFCU Disch-Falk Field, Texas (36-18; 16-7) … Read More

Texas starts NCAA regional with a win in Seattle

SEATTLE – Kaitlyn Slack’s RBI blooper to right field in the top of the sixth put Texas on top for good as the Longhorns battled through a pitching duel in their 2-1 win over Minnesota at the NCAA regional in Seattle Friday. The victory advances Texas to the winner’s bracket … Read More

‘It’s Texas’ land:’ In selling his future vision, Chris Del Conte appeals to old-fashioned Longhorn pride

HOUSTON — It’s quite odd to hear an athletic director implore — check that, practically beg — the fan base to wear their school colors. It’s especially odd to hear that from Texas’ Chris Del Conte, who oversees a college athletic behemoth that sells more … Read More