Baseball

Putting a bow on the 2021 Texas baseball season

After 67 games culminating in a national semifinals appearance, the 2021 Texas Longhorns baseball season is in the books. David Pierce’s program was one run and a few outs short of the 13th national finals appearance in the storied history of Texas baseball, but despite missing that mark the group played a brand of baseball emblematic of the six-time national champion program (with a little bit more pop along with it).
Baseball

Texas 8 Mississippi State 5: Melendez’s heroics cap wild game, force winner-take-all for spot in championship series

Texas designated hitter Ivan Melendez entered Friday night’s game versus Mississippi State with 12 home runs during the 2021 season. A significant portion of those 12 traveled long distances and usually helped the Longhorns toward a winning effort. However, none of the previous 12 were as significant as his thirteenth.