The Student News Site of Texas A&M University - College Station

The Battalion

The Student News Site of Texas A&M University - College Station

The Battalion

The Student News Site of Texas A&M University - College Station

The Battalion

Advertisement
Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp attends the Class of 1972 50-year reunion in Kyle Field on April 20, 2022.
A&M System’s Title IX director suspended after supporting Biden's Title IX changes
Nicholas Gutteridge, Managing Editor • May 23, 2024
Advertisement
Mexico fans react after Mexico F Julián Quiñones 73rd-minute goal during the MexTour match between Mexico and Brazil at Kyle Field on Saturday, June 8, 2024. (Kyle Heise/The Battalion)
‘The stuff of dreams’
Ian Curtis, Sports Reporter • June 11, 2024

As soon as the Mexico-Brazil soccer match at Kyle Field was announced, Jacob Svetz and Caitlin Falke saw an opportunity.  The match was scheduled...

Advertisement
The Fighting Texas Aggie Band performs at halftime during Texas A&Ms football game against ULM at Kyle Field on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2023.
Gridiron glory to multi-event marvel
Shalina Sabih, Sports Writer • June 7, 2024

Special teams: Special events  “My favorite thing about an event is seeing the people come into the stadium and seeing their excitement...

Kennedy White, 19, sits for a portrait in the sweats she wore the night of her alleged assault inside the Y.M.C.A building that holds Texas A&M’s Title IX offices in College Station, Texas on Feb. 16, 2024 (Ishika Samant/The Battalion).
'I was terrified'
April 25, 2024
Advertisement
Chris Hemsworth as Dementus in Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga.
Review: ‘Furiosa’ is a must-see
Justin Chen June 4, 2024

My jaw dropped open in 2016. Rarely in life does that happen, but the viewing experience of “Mad Max: Fury Road" was something to behold....

Texas A&M pitcher Chris Cortez (10) reacts during Texas A&M’s game against Oregon at the NCAA Bryan-College Station Super Regional at Olsen Field on Saturday, June 8, 2024. (CJ Smith/The Battalion)
One step away
June 8, 2024

Women’s team snares No. 1 national ranking

The Texas A&M men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams will host the Art Adamson Invitational Thursday through Saturday. Teams from SMU, LSU, TCU, Arizona State, Stanford, Grand Canyon and Boise State will visit the A&M Student Recreation Center Natatorium.
Twelve days ago, the A&M women’s team journeyed to Austin and defeated the No. 2 Texas Longhorns by a count of 169-131. The win vaulted the women to a No. 1 national ranking, the second such ranking in program history. Since the Lonestar Showdown, A&M has recuperated with two weeks rest.
“It’s awesome,” head coach Steve Bultman said of the ranking. “Obviously, we beat a very good Texas team that had gone out to California and beat Stanford and Cal. I knew we’d move up, but you never know how high it’s going to go. To be number one — you’re never going to complain about that.”
Three ranked women’s teams will test the Aggies this weekend — No. 3 Stanford, No. 21 LSU and No. 22 SMU.
For the men’s side, only No. 10 Stanford is ranked.
Since losing to Texas in its first dual meet of the season on Oct. 17, the Aggie men’s team has won three straight. The invitational will be the first time the men swim at home this season.
For the first two days, the finals begin at 6 p.m. On Saturday, they will proceed at 5 p.m. After this weekend, the women will stay at home Dec. 6 against Rice, while the men start SEC action Jan. 8 against Tennessee.

Leave a Comment
Donate to The Battalion

Your donation will support the student journalists of Texas A&M University - College Station. Your contribution will allow us to purchase equipment and cover our annual website hosting costs.

More to Discover
Donate to The Battalion

Comments (0)

All The Battalion Picks Reader Picks Sort: Newest

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *