Faculty & Staff News: Athletics
Baylor (19-28, 8-13) slugged its way to a 14-4 win over Kansas (20-28, 7-11) to claim a series win on Sunday afternoon at Hoglund Ballpark.
Heather Stearns tossed a two-hit shutout and Robin Landrith drove in a career-high four runs as No. 17 Baylor completed the Big 12 series sweep at Kansas with a 7-0 win Sunday at Arrocha Ballpark.
Junior middle distance runner Olicia Williams broke the 800-meter Baylor school record with a time of 2:02.26 Saturday at the Payton Jordan Invitational.
Sophomore sprinter Trayvon Bromell won the 200-meter dash to lead Baylor's track and field team at the Longhorn Invitational on Saturday at Mike A. Myers Stadium.
Baylor (18-28, 7-13) earned a 6-3 win to even the series against Kansas (20-27, 7-10) Saturday afternoon at Hoglund Ballpark.
uarterback Bryce Petty and linebacker Bryce Hager, key members of Baylor's 2013 and 2014 Big 12 championship squads, were selected in the 2015 NFL Draft.
Jordan Strickland drove in three runs and Kendall Potts won her first Big 12 start in the circle for No. 17 Baylor in a 6-1 win over Kansas at Arrocha Ballpark.
Baylor (17-28, 6-13) was shutout 2-0 in its series opener at Kansas (19-26, 6-9) Friday night at Hoglund Ballpark.
Baylor and Kansas exchanged punches early, but the No. 17-ranked Bears prevailed in a 4-2, Big 12 series-opening win at Arrocha Ballpark Friday night.
To close out its 2015 regular season, Baylor's track and field teams will have athletes taking part in both the Longhorn Invitational and the Payton Jordan Invitational Saturday.
Baylor baseball head coach Steve Smith announced the signing of San Jacinto College right-handed pitcher Alex Phillips on Thursday.
Baylor (17-27, 6-12) travels to Kansas (19-26, 6-9) this weekend for a three-game Big 12 road series.
The No. 17 Baylor softball team, with a one-game lead for second place in the Big 12, heads to Kansas Friday through Sunday for a Big 12 series with the Jayhawks.
Randee Crawford's RBI single in the top of the ninth inning proved to be the game-winner for the UTSA softball team Wednesday night in a 2-1 win in nine innings at Getterman Stadium over Baylor.
The 17th-ranked Baylor men's golf team shot 8-over-par 288 in Wednesday's final round of the Big 12 Championship at Southern Hills. BU finished in seventh place at 63-over-par 1,183 for the 72-hole tournament.
Baylor women's tennis players Ema Burgic and Blair Shankle have been chosen to take part in the NCAA Tennis Singles and Doubles Championships starting May 20 in Waco.
A quartet of Baylor men's tennis players will represent the Bears in the individual portion of the NCAA Tennis Championships starting May 20 in Waco.
Four departed seniors of Baylor's football team, Troy Baker, Collin Brence, Clay Fuller and Bryce Petty, earned a place in the 2015 NFF Hampshire Honor Society, the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced Wednesday.
Baylor and Utah will square off in football for the first time ever, as the schools have signed a two-year contract for a series to be played during the 2023 and 2024 seasons.
Baylor (17-27) lost a 6-3 decision to UTSA (27-18) Tuesday night at Roadrunner Field.