Faculty & Staff News: Athletics

Jul
1
2015

General News. Baylor Student-Athletes Continue to Excel in Classroom

A year removed from having a school-record 678 student-athletes earn Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll status, 616 BU student-athletes were so honored in 2014-15--314 for the 2014 fall term and 302 for the 2015 spring semester. It marked the fourth straight year BU produced 600 or more total Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selections.

Jun
30
2015

W. Basketball. Nina Davis Begins USA Basketball Competition

Following a week-long training camp in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Nina Davis and her 2015 USA Basketball Women’s World University Games teammates traveled to South Korea for the next step in its preparations for the July 5-13 World University Games (WUG).

Jun
29
2015

W. Tennis. Scrivano Chosen To Lead Texas Junior Team at National Championships

Baylor women’s tennis head coach Joey Scrivano has been selected as the Texas captain for the USTA Girls 18s National Team Championships to be held in Claremont, Calif., at The Claremont Club, July 26-29.

Jun
29
2015

Baseball. Rodriguez Completes Baseball Full-Time Coaching Staff

Baylor head baseball coach Steve Rodriguez completed his full-time coaching staff with the additions of Jon Strauss and Mike Taylor, the program announced Monday.

Jun
27
2015

Track. Johnson Places Ninth In Steeplechase At USA Championships

Baylor track and field senior Rachel Johnson placed ninth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the USATF Outdoor Championships Saturday at Hayward Field.

Jun
27
2015

Track. Bromell Finishes Second At USA Outdoor Championships

Baylor track and field athlete Trayvon Bromell qualified for the United States’ World Championship team with a runner-up finish in the 100-meter dash at the USATF Outdoor Championships Friday at Hayward Field.

Jun
26
2015

Softball. SB Gains Pitching Transfer from LSU

Baylor’s softball team added Kelsee Selman to the pitching staff, a transfer from LSU, head coach Glenn Moore announced Friday.

Jun
25
2015

Track. Bromell, Johnson Advance At USA Outdoor Championships

Baylor track and field athletes Trayvon Bromell and Rachel Johnson each advanced to the next round of competition in the USATF Outdoor Championships Thursday at Hayward Field.

Jun
25
2015

General News. Baylor Registers School-Record Directors' Cup Finish

A strong closing kick from its spring programs propelled Baylor to a 23rd-place finish in the final 2014-15 Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings released today by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA).

Jun
25
2015

W. Equestrian. EQ Announces New Hunter Seat Coach

Baylor University's head equestrian coach Ellen White announced the hiring of a former BU student-athlete as assistant hunter seat coach Thursday. Heather Healy returns to Baylor, this time as an assistant coach, for the upcoming 2015-16 season.

Jun
24
2015

Track. Four Athletes Traveling To USA Outdoor Championships

The Baylor track and field team will have four athletes in action at the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships, which run Thursday through Sunday in Eugene, Ore., at Hayward Field.

Jun
24
2015

M. Tennis. Galeano, Lenz Named To ITA Collegiate All-Star Team

Baylor men’s tennis players Diego Galeano and Julian Lenz were named to the 2015 ITA Collegiate All-Star Team, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced Wednesday.

Jun
23
2015

General News. Bears Garner Three Big 12 Spring Scholar-Athlete of the Year Winners

Baylor earned a trio of Big 12 Spring Scholar-Athlete of the Year awards as baseball’s Logan Brown, women’s golf’s Laura Lonardi and softball’s Heather Stearns were honored, the league announced Tuesday.

Jun
23
2015

Softball. Bears Garner Three Big 12 Spring Scholar-Athlete of the Year Winners

Baylor earned a trio of Big 12 Spring Scholar-Athlete of the Year awards as baseball’s Logan Brown, women’s golf’s Laura Lonardi and softball’s Heather Stearns were honored, the league announced Tuesday.

Jun
23
2015

Baseball. Bears Garner Three Big 12 Spring Scholar-Athlete of the Year Winners

Baylor earned a trio of Big 12 Spring Scholar-Athlete of the Year awards as baseball’s Logan Brown, women’s golf’s Laura Lonardi and softball’s Heather Stearns were honored, the league announced Tuesday.

Jun
23
2015

W. Golf. Bears Garner Three Big 12 Spring Scholar-Athlete of the Year Winners

Baylor earned a trio of Big 12 Spring Scholar-Athlete of the Year awards as baseball’s Logan Brown, women’s golf’s Laura Lonardi and softball’s Heather Stearns were honored, the league announced Tuesday.

Jun
22
2015

Baseball. 2015 Baseball Summer League Update

With Baylor baseball's season ending about a month ago, 20 of the returning players for 2015 have been playing in various summer collegiate leagues across the country.

Jun
22
2015

Track. Bromell Tabbed Bowerman Trophy Semifinalist

For a second-straight year, Baylor track and field sprinter Trayvon Bromell has been named one of 10 semifinalists for the Bowerman Trophy, the Bowerman Watch List Committee announced on Monday.

Jun
22
2015

Baylor Bear Foundation Enjoys Record-Breaking Year

The 2014-15 academic year will go down as another historical one for the Baylor Bear Foundation, as Baylor Nation's continued generosity produced an 11th consecutive record fund-raising year which in turn allowed the long-time organization to fully cover the scholarship costs associated with Baylor's 19-sport intercollegiate athletics program for the first time. All-told, the Bear Foundation raised $16.2 million during the recently-completed fiscal year to surpass its previous high mark set just a year earlier by some $3.5 million.

Jun
18
2015

General News. Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team Features 41 Bears

Baylor had 41 student-athletes named to the 2015 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team for the 2014-15 school year, the league announced Thursday.