Abilene Christian University seniors John David Baker, Andrea Carpenter and Micah Hermsdorf Tuesday night were honored at the ACU Athletics Awards Banquet as winners of the Paul Goad Award for the 2013-14 academic year.
ACU director of athletics Jared Mosley announced Tuesday that he has hired Mary Hardin-Baylor head volleyball coach Rob Frost to become the new leader of the Wildcats' program.
Former Hardi-Simmons Cowgirl Kendra Hassell took her spot among the Big Country's greatest athletics in teh Athletic Hall of Fame on Monday night. BCH Sports' Eric Boynton caught up with the former Division III women's basketball player of the year.
ABILENE -- Texas A&M-Corpus Christi put together three big innings and had just enough pitching over the final three innings Sunday afternoon to take an 11-10 win over ACU in an error-filled Southland Conference baseball contest at Crutcher Scott Field.
ABILENE - Incarnate Word received a pair of three-run home runs from freshman Mikaela Flores and benefited from seven walks and five errors during Sunday's five-inning 12-4 win over Abilene Christian at Poly Wells Field.
ABILENE -- Texas A&M-Corpus Christi leftfielder Jordan Lee drove in three runs in his final two at-bats Friday night as the Islanders dealt the ACU Wildcats a heartbreaking 8-6 loss in 11 innings in the first game of a three-game Southland Conference baseball series at Crutcher Scott Field.
ABILENE - Tuesday's clash between former regional rivals Abilene Christian and Texas-Permian Basin ended in an unexpected fashion as the Wildcats prevailed, 4-3, on a bases-loaded hit-by-pitch with two outs in the ninth.
HOUSTON – Two Houston Baptist pitchers limited the ACU Wildcats to just four singles Saturday afternoon as the Huskies tied up their three-game Southland Conference series against ACU at one game apiece with a 3-0 win at Husky Field.
The ACU Wildcats are back on the road this weekend as they take on Houston Baptist in a three-game Southland Conference baseball series at Husky Field.
A second-place finish as first-year NCAA DI members of the Southland Conference certainly caught the attention of the league's head coaches and sports information directors as they voted five members of Abilene Christian's men's tennis program onto the all-conference first and second teams.
Kaysie and Micah Hermsdorf's successful first seasons as NCAA DI competitors resulted in their being voted all-Southland Conference by the league's head coaches and sports information directors.
ABILENE, Texas – A two-run home run by Ben Douglas in the fourth and a five-run outburst in the sixth inning propelled McMurry University to a 7-4 non-conference win over NCAA Division I foe Abilene Christian University, in a cross-town battle at Crutcher Scott Field. The win by the War Hawks (20-22) was their first-ever in eight tries against the Wildcats (14-23).
McKINNEY -- The ACU Wildcats turned in one of their best rounds of the spring season Monday afternoon, leaving themselves tied for fourth after the first round of the Southland Conference championship tournament at the Stonebridge Ranch Country Club.
FRISCO, Texas – Abilene Christian sophomore right-hander Garrett deMeyere has been named the Southland Conference Pitcher of the Week.
The ACU Wildcats, who appear to be turning the corner after picking up a series win over Stephen F. Austin this past weekend.
HUNTSVILLE -- Sam Houston State first baseman Sarah Allison had two hits and drove in three runs Saturday afternoon to lead the Bearkats to a series-clinching 7-4 win over ACU in Southland Conference softball action.
ABILENE -- Senior lefthander Brady Rodriguez went seven strong innings Friday afternoon for his first win of the season to help the ACU Wildcats snap a nine-game losing streak with an 8-6 win over Stephen F. Austin in Southland Conference baseball action at Crutcher Scott Field.
Texas A&M scored six runs in the fourth inning and seven more in the seventh inning Wednesday as the Aggies dealt ACU a 20-2 loss in non-conference college baseball action at Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park.
Baptiste Kerjean, the senior from St. Brieuc, France (Lycee Rabelais H.S.), won the hammer throw with a toss of 215 feet, 1-inch at the inaugural Wes Kittley Invitational, hosted by Abilene Christian.
ABILENE - Abilene Christian softball received quite an offensive jolt Sunday with home runs coming off the bats of seniors Courtney Flanary and Lyndi Smith, but even those two cannon blasts couldn't offset an agonizing day in the circle for all three Wildcat pitchers during a 10-7 loss to Lamar at Poly Wells Field.
HUNTSVILLE -- Sam Houston State hit for the cycle in a five-run fourth inning Friday night, paving the way to an 8-3 win over ACU in Southland Conference baseball action at Don Sanders Baseball Stadium.
The cast of Abilene Christian University's production of The Glass Menagerie came to tell us about the show.
The Abilene Christian track and field program and its historic Elmer Gray Stadium will play host to one of its biggest collegiate meets in almost a decade Saturday when the Wildcats welcome in 22 men's and women's teams for the inaugural Wes Kittley Invitational.
LUBBOCK – Texas Tech scored seven runs in the first inning and six more in the third inning Tuesday night as the 30th-ranked Red Raiders cruised to a 19-2 blowout of ACU in non-conference baseball action at Rip Griffin Park at Dan Law Field.
Abilene Christian freshman Nico Agritelley has been named the Southland Conference Men’s Tennis Player of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday.
LUBBOCK – The ACU Wildcats will be back in action Tuesday evening when they take on Texas Tech for the second time this season at Rip Griffin Park at Dan Law Field.
ABILENE – ACU director of athletics Jared Mosley announced late Monday that he has decided to make a change in the leadership of the Wildcats' volleyball program and that a national search to replace head coach Kellen Mock would begin immediately.
ABILENE -- Lamar scored seven runs in the second inning Sunday and went on to cruise to a 16-7 win over the ACU Wildcats in Southland Conference baseball action at rainy and cold Crutcher Scott Field.
ABILENE -- Lamar scored five runs in the fifth inning Friday night as the Cardinals knocked off ACU, 6-4, in the opening game of a Southland Conference baseball series at Crutcher Scott Field.
ABILENE – The ACU Wildcats and Lamar Cardinals will renew a long-dormant series this weekend when they meet in a three-game Southland Conference series at Crutcher Scott Field.
Just like the Bengals targeted him back in January, secondary coach Vance Joseph targeted Danieal Manning when the Texans signed two safeties a few weeks back and he anticipated their old team would let Manning go.
he Southland Conference Tuesday announced its all-academic teams for the 2013-14 men's basketball season and Abilene Christian sophomore guard Parker Wentz received first team honors by virtue of his earlier selection to the Capital One Academic All-District team.
ABILENE -- ACU head coach Britt Bonneau believed he would get a solid starting performance from freshman Mack Morgan in Sunday afternoon's series finale against Incarnate Word.
ABILENE - A win is a win. And that's all one could really think to say after watching the Abilene Christian softball team score its game-tying and winning runs on two eighth-inning errors to beat Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, 7-6, Sunday at Poly Wells Field.
ABILENE -- Less than 20 hours after finishing off one of their worst losses of the season, the ACU Wildcats bounced back Saturday afternoon with one of their best efforts of the year, and it results in a series-evening 4-2 win over Incarnate Word at Crutcher Scott Field.
ABILENE - Freshman Hannah Null pitched a two-hit shutout and senior Peyton Mosley scattered three hits in a five-inning start in leading the Abilene Christian softball team to consecutive 5-0 and 9-1 wins against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Saturday at Poly Wells Field.
ABILENE -- The ACU Wildcats' first Southland Conference baseball game in 40 years certainly won't be one they'll look back on with fond memories.
Baptiste Kerjean, likely Abilene Christian University's top performer here this weekend at the 87th annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, held the early lead here Thursday in the hammer throw, but he slipped to second in the final standings by the narrow margin of 22 centimeters.
ABILENE -- The ACU Wildcats needed to get back on the winning track just before the start of Southland Conference play this weekend, and the Texas College Steers proved to be just the right opponent to help the Wildcats feel good about themselves.
Hardin-Simmons takes Game 1 against ACU, 2-1. The Wildcats bounce back to take Game 2, 5-1.
ABILENE - With rain expected to fall throughout Wednesday afternoon, the Abilene Christian and Hardin-Simmons softball coaches decided to reschedule their doubleheader at Poly Wells Field to Tuesday, March 25 at 3 p.m.
NORMAL, Ala. - Alabama A&M withstood a furious late-inning rally by the Abilene Christian baseball team, as an error made by one the Southland Conference's best infielders led to the Bulldogs' game-winning run in their 9-8 victory Sunday.
SAN ANTONIO – Emily Seidel pitched a complete-game gem Sunday afternoon as the ACU Wildcats bounced from a disappointing doubleheader sweep on Saturday to knock off Incarnate Word, 3-0, in Southland Conference softball action at Cardinals Field.
NORMAL, Ala. – The ACU Wildcats were able to slug their way out of their four-game losing streak Saturday afternoon, but couldn't sustain the momentum as they were forced to settle for a doubleheader split with Alabama A&M in non-conference baseball action.
SAN ANTONIO – ACU's venture into the Southland Conference got off to a sour start Saturday afternoon as Incarnate Word swept a doubleheader from the Wildcats in conference softball action at Cardinals Field.
ABILENE - After starting Southland Conference play a little more than a week ago with three straight road victories, the Abilene Christian women's tennis team Saturday suffered its second single-point home loss in as many days to a league foe.
NORMAL, Ala. – The ACU Wildcats are back on the diamond this weekend as they try to snap out of their recent funk with a three-game series against Alabama A&M.
The ACU Wildcats have been struggling as of late in their first season in the NCAA Division I competition.
ABILENE – ACU senior Peyton Mosley pitched her best game in almost two seasons Tuesday evening to lead the Wildcats to a 3-0 win over Oklahoma City in the second game of a Wildcat doubleheader sweep in college softball action at Wells Field.
ABILENE -- East Central used two big innings and steady work from its starting pitcher and last reliever to finish off a two-game sweep of the ACU Wildcats with a 9-5 win Sunday at Crutcher Scott Field.