Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Protestors engage in prayer.

March kicks off Women’s History Month

Cate Niegos March 6, 2019

San Antonio’s 29th Annual International Women’s Day March was held on March 2 at Milam Park. The event named, “La Lucha Sigue! Nevertheless We Persist!” brought out local members of the community....

Giovanni De Nicolao cheers on his team before the game starts. Jack Myer/The Paisano

Athlete of the Week: Giovanni De Nicolao

Jack Myer March 6, 2019

Giovanni De Nicolao is graduating from UTSA this spring, meaning his tenure with the UTSA Roadrunners is coming to an end. De Nicolao is from a city in northern Italy called Padua, which is 5,674 miles...

Guard Giovanni De Nicolao dribbles past some Oklahoma Sooners on his way to the rim.

The Green aren’t so mean after all

Jack Myer January 16, 2019

The UTSA men’s basketball team, seeking their first conference championship since joining Conference USA (C-USA) in 2013, is currently undefeated in conference play and holds the lead in C-USA. Overall,...

Roadrunners cheer each other on after scoring a point.

UTSA Volleyball is postseason bound for sixth straight year

Nisa Rodriguez November 14, 2018

Volleyball caps off dominate season The UTSA volleyball team is heading to conference this upcoming weekend with a boost of confidence from their victory against UTEP this past Saturday, Nov. 10. UTSA...

The UTSA defense gangs up to make a tackle.

Roadrunners lose big at home

Zach Truesdale November 14, 2018

This past Saturday, UTSA hosted the FIU Panthers at the Alamodome. Entering the game, the Roadrunner’s record was 3-6 (2-3 C-USA) versus the Panthers 6-3 (4-1). After a tough road loss against the UAB...

Emily Ramirez hitting a ball during a game.

Volleyball has a rough weekend

Lindsey Mione November 2, 2018

In the battle for first place in-conference on Friday, Oct. 26, the Rice Owls’ volleyball team steamed UTSA in a three-set win. On Sunday, Oct. 28, the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers gained a mid-set win...

Sarah Bayhi about to kick a ball.

UTSA ties UTEP in final soccer game for 2018

Jack Myer November 1, 2018

The Roadrunner soccer season comes to a close UTSA soccer finished the 2018 season with a 0-0 draw at home against The University of Texas at El Paso Miners, making their season record 6-9-2. One-hundred-and-ten...

Routsas getting a punt off against Rice.

Athlete of the Week: Yannis Routsas

Nisa Rodriguez October 26, 2018

Punters are the last line of defense when preventing the other team from scoring. The further back the punter kicks the ball, the less likely the opponent is to score. Punters are essential in every game...

The team celebrating after scoring a point. Jack Myer/The Paisano

Volleyball takes down FAU and FIU

Zach Truesdale October 18, 2018

At the Convocation Center on Oct. 12 and 14, the Roadrunner volleyball team took on Florida International University (FIU) and Florida Atlantic University (FAU). Both teams were amongst the top five teams...

Lochte chases after a ball agaisnt FAU last Friday.

Athlete of the Week: Katieann Lochte

Zach Truesdale October 10, 2018

Midfielder Katieann Lochte is this week’s Athlete of the Week. With over 40 games played, seven goals, one assist and over 2,000 minutes played, Lochte has been a leader throughout her career with UTSA...

Jordan Lacy kicks a ball against FAU last Friday.

UTSA soccer wins first conference game

Jack Myer October 10, 2018

On Friday, Oct. 5, the UTSA soccer team lost to Florida Atlantic University (FAU). The Roadrunners held a 1-0 lead for most of the game until the FAU Owls scored, tying the game with 30 seconds left in...

Hannah Lopez about to hit a ball against North Texas.

Volleyball off to fast start in 2018 season

Nisa Rodriguez September 27, 2018

  UTSA swept the Golden Eagles of Southern Miss University (USM) on Friday, Sept. 21. The Golden Eagles’ record is 6-8 (0-1 C-USA), while UTSA held the record of 9-4 (1-0 C-USA). Both teams were on...

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