Weekend Sports Recap

Weekend Sports Recap


The TCU volleyball team lost to San Diego State this weekend in five sets. Senior Christy Hudson gained double-digit statistics in three categories making her only one of four players in the program’s history to do so. With the loss the Horned Frog’s season record stands at 9-6 and 0-1 in conference play.


The TCU women’s cross country team finished 6th this weekend at the Cowboy Jamboree in Stillwater, Oklahoma. The team claimed its highest finish since 2006 with 179 points. Sophomore Agnes Kemboi led the team placing third overall, the highest a member of the TCU women’s team has placed since 2000. The men’s cross country team nabbed 11th place with 265 points. Senior Festus Kigen paced the team with a 12th place finish in the men’s 8K. Host of the Cowboy Jamboree, Oklahoma State took first place in both the men’s and women’s categories.


The men’s tennis program competed in the HEB Baylor Invitational over the weekend. In men’s doubles Sören Goritzka and Cameron Nash claimed three victories to make it to the final round of the tournament, but lost to Auburn’s doubles pair Tim Hewitt and Lucas Lopasso. Goritzka also appeared in the singles competition advancing to the quarter finals. TCU doubles pair Slah Mbarek and Daniel Sanchez opened the weekend taking the win over the No. 5 ranked doubles team from Auburn, Tim Puetz and Alex Stamchev.


The TCU men’s golf team is currently competing in the PING/Golfweek Preview at the Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Oklahoma. On day one of the tournament the Frogs finished 11th with a score of 312. Sophomore Pontus Gad led the team with a score of 2-over-par and finished eighth. On the second day, the team fell three spots to 14th and Gad dropped to 45th place shooting an 8-over-par 80. Senior Tom Hoge shot 78 which was the team best. The final round of the tournament will conclude today.