Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley square off in the South Texas Showdown. This rivalry series pits teams head to head across 12 sports to earn the South Texas Showdown Championship throughout the academic year. Teams compete in baseball, volleyball, women’s soccer and golf, and men’s and women’s basketball, tennis, cross country and outdoor track & field.
The yearly champion is presented with a traveling trophy at the final meeting of the academic year. Levy Marketing + Awards had the honor of creating a custom rivalry trophy for the inaugural South Texas Showdown winner. Having a custom trophy is a great way to brand their rivalry and add competitive spirit to the events.
The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders clinched the title, winning the series 36-21 against the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.