Mountaineer Update

from Ron Macosko, Athletic Director     
February 10, 2009

This week will be the first of the spring semester where the Schreiner athletic teams will be both here in Kerrville and throughout the state. The basketball teams will be home for a doubleheader on Thursday and the baseball team has its first home series this weekend. Softball has its first game in San Antonio on Saturday and the men's and women's tennis teams start their spring seasons in Dallas this weekend. The last teams to get started are the golf teams which have their first tournament of the spring next Monday and Tuesday.

Here's a quick update on recent action, followed by a schedule of the next week's contests:

MEN'S BASKETBALL: dropped a pair of road games at Howard Payne and at Sul Ross State. The lossed drop SU back into a four-way tie for the fourth and final spot in the ASC Tournament. Schreiner hosts Concordia this Thursday in a big game for the team's postseason drive. The Mountaineers go on the road on Saturday at UMHB before returning home for its final two regular season games next week vs. HSU and McMurry.

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: lost both games of their road trip to HPU and SRS. The second loss avenged Schreiner's win the prior week.

BASEBALL: lost all three games at Southwestern in their opening weekend of play. The Pirates took advantage of 20 SU walks and 9 errors to post wins of 13-7, 5-3 and 8-5.

The schedule for the next week:

Tuesday, 2/10:
JV BASKETBALL vs. St. Phillips (Edington Gym) at 7:00 pm

Thursday, 2/12:
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL vs. Concordia-Texas * (Edington Gym) at 5:30 pm
MEN'S BASKETBALL vs. Concordia-Texas * (Edington Gym) at 7:30 pm

Friday, 2/13:
BASEBALL vs. ETBU (Mountaineer Field) at 2:00 pm
W&M TENNIS at UT-Dallas (Dallas, TX) at 3:00 pm
JV MEN'S BASKETBALL at Palo Alto (San Antonio, TX) at 7:30 pm

Saturday, 2/14:
W&M TENNIS at UT-Tyler (Tyler, TX) at 10:00 am
BASEBALL (dh) vs. ETBU (Mountaineer Field) at Noon
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL at Mary Hardin-Baylor * (Belton, TX) at 1:00 pm
SOFTBALL (dh) at Trinity (San Antonio, TX) at 1:00 pm
MEN'S BASKETBALL at Mary Hardin-Baylor * (Belton, TX) at 3:00 pm

Monday, 2/16:
W&M GOLF in Schreiner Spring Shootout (Comanche Trace) at 9:00 am

Tuesday, 2/17:
W&M GOLF in Schreiner Spring Shootout (Comanche Trace) at 9:00 am
JV MEN'S BASKETBALL vs. Coastal Bend (Edington Gym) at 7:00 pm

Wednesday, 2/18:
JV BASEBALL (dh) at Laredo CC (Laredo, TX) at Noon

Please come out and support the Schreiner teams that are at home over the coming week, particularly the basketball teams who have important games coming up.
Go Mountaineers !!!

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