Faculty & Staff News: Athletics
Baylor women's tennis senior Ema Burgic recorded a 6-1, 6-1 straight-set win over Jacqueline Cako of the United States in opening round of the Red Rock Open on Sunday.
For a second-straight day, Baylor men's tennis junior Julian Lenz tallied a 6-4, 6-2 victory at the Napa Valley 50k Challenger on Sunday.
Baylor soccer played Oral Roberts to a 0-0 draw after 110 minutes of double overtime play on Sunday afternoon at Betty Lou Mays Field.
In the first day of action at the Napa Valley 50k Challenger, junior Julian Lenz took down Noah Rubin of the United States, 6-4, 6-2, on Saturday at the Napa Country Club.
Baylor women's tennis freshman Eliza Long won the first match of her collegiate career with a 6-2, 6-2 victory over Miami's Judith Bohnenkamp on Saturday at the Miami Invite.
Baylor dropped a five set match to LSU and lost to UTSA for the first time since 1990 in four sets Saturday.
The Baylor women's team finished second, while the men took fifth on Saturday at the Texas A&M Invitational .
Baylor women's tennis freshman Eliza Long was unable to finish her first round match at the Miami Invite due to inclement weather in the area.
Baylor soccer recovered from a tough pair of matches last weekend to earn a 4-0 win over UTSA on Friday night at Park West Field to end a three-game road trip.
Baylor men's tennis junior Felipe Rios won his opening round match of the Rice Fall Invitational against Sam Meessen of Nicholls State, 7-6(5), 1-6, 10-1, on Friday.
For the third consecutive year, Baylor student-athletes, coaches and staff have volunteered to prepare more than 100,000 meals to feed thousands of starving children in the developing world.
Baylor volleyball's five-match win streak came to a close Friday afternoon when LSU defeated the Bears 25-23, 19-25, 28-26, 25-29 Friday at UTSA's Convocation Center.
Baylor's softball team will have its annual "Meet the Team" event beginning at 8:45 a.m. Saturday with an intrasquad set for 10 a.m.
The Baylor cross country teams will compete for the final time in Texas in 2014 as both head south for the Texas A&M Invitational Saturday in College Station, Texas.
Baylor soccer plays its last matches before Big 12 play this weekend looking to recover from an 0-2 weekend. The Bears (5-3-1) travel to UTSA (4-2-1) on Friday for a 7 p.m. CT tilt and then host Oral Roberts (1-3-2) on Sunday at 1 p.m.
The Baylor men's tennis team will play in two tournaments this weekend to open the 2014 fall season.
Fall action for the Baylor women's tennis team continues this weekend as two players travel to opposite ends of the country.
Six former Baylor standout student-athletes - Yulanda Nelson (track & field, 1996-99), Adrian Robinson (football, 1992-95), Richard Stevens (football, 1967-69), Jon Topolski (baseball, 1996-99), Ted Uhlaender (baseball, 1959-61) and Jeremy Wariner (track & field, 2003-04), comprise Baylor University's 55th Athletic Hall of Fame class.
Baylor finished Tuesday's third and final round of play in 12th place at the Cougar Classic at Yeamans Hall Club in Hanahan, S.C. The Lady Bears shot 16-over-par 304 and finished at 48-over 912 in the 12th-annual tournament.
Baylor (9-2) faces LSU (2-4) at Noon on both Friday and Saturday and closes the UTSA Classic against the hosts, the Road Runners (2-6), at 5 p.m. Saturday.