Faculty & Staff News: Athletics

May
27
2015

W. Golf. Women's Golf Falls in NCAA Title Match Playoff

Baylor women's golf fell on the first playoff hole in the NCAA Division I national championship match against Stanford on Wednesday at The Concession Golf Club. The Bears got wins from Dylan Kim and Giovana Maymon, but Hayley Davis' putt on her 19th hole just missed, ending Baylor's chance at a national championship.

May
27
2015

W. Golf. Golf Channel Notable Quotes: NCAA Women's Golf Championships

Golf Channel Notable Quotes: NCAA Women's Golf Championships

May
27
2015

W. Golf. Baylor Quotes NCAA Women's Golf Championship Match

Baylor Quotes NCAA Women's Golf Championship Match

May
27
2015

Track. Track & Field Readies For NCAA West Prelims

The Baylor track and field team is sending 27 student-athletes to take part in the 2015 NCAA West Preliminary Rounds at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas, Thursday through Saturday.

May
27
2015

Softball. Softball's Friudenberg Named All-American by NFCA

Baylor's Shelby Friudenberg became the first freshman to earn NFCA All-America honors since Brette Regan in 2006, as Friudenberg was named a third-team all-American Wednesday.

May
27
2015

Football. Football Season Opener at SMU to Air on ESPN at 6 p.m. CT

Baylor's 2015 season-opener at SMU will be televised on ESPN at 6 p.m. CT on Sept. 4.

May
27
2015

Softball. Softball's Thumann Named Senior CLASS Award All-American

Baylor's Kaitlyn Thumann earned 2015 Senior CLASS Award First-Team All-America honors Wednesday after she was a top-10 finalist for Senior CLASS Player of the Year this season.

May
27
2015

General News. Women's Golf & Softball Teams Earn NCAA APR Awards

Baylor University's highly-successful women's softball and golf teams earned public recognition awards from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Academic Performance Program for registering an Academic Progress Rate (APR) score which ranks among the top 10 within their respective sport.

May
26
2015

W. Golf. Baylor Quotes NCAA Women's Golf Semifinals

Baylor Quotes NCAA Women's Golf Semifinals

May
26
2015

W. Golf. Women's Golf Headed to NCAA Title Match

Baylor women's golf earned a spot in the 2015 NCAA Division I Women's Golf title match by winning a pair of matches on Tuesday at The Concession Golf Club.

May
26
2015

W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Earns No. 8 Spot In Final Oracle/ITA Rankings

Baylor women's tennis was No. 8 in the last Oracle/ITA team rankings of the 2015 campaign, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced Tuesday.

May
26
2015

M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Finishes No. 3 In Final Oracle/ITA Rankings

Baylor men's tennis came in at No. 3 in the final Oracle/ITA rankings of the 2015 season, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced Tuesday.

May
25
2015

W. Tennis. NCAA Singles and Doubles Champions Crowned

Despite fighting off rain, lightning, and tornado warnings, not even weather could dampen the thrilling conclusion to the 12-day tournament of the NCAA Tennis Championships on Monday in Waco.

May
25
2015

W. Golf. Women's Golf Advances to NCAA Championship Match Play

Baylor women's golf saved its best for last, shooting even-par 288 in Monday's fourth and final round of stroke play at the NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championship at The Concession Golf Club. The Bears posted a 72-hole total of 46-over-par, 1,198, which earned BU the No. 3 seed and a matchup with No. 6 seed Tennessee in Tuesday's match play quarterfinals.

May
24
2015

W. Golf. Women's Golf in Fifth at NCAA Championship

Baylor women's golf is in fifth place after Sunday's third round of the NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championship at The Concession Golf Club. BU shot 18-over 306 on Sunday, giving the Bears a 54-hole total of 46-over 910.

May
24
2015

W. Tennis. NCAA Singles and Doubles Finals Set

The stage is officially set. The NCAA Tennis Championships finals matchups were finalized following the conclusion of Sunday's semifinals.

May
24
2015

M. Tennis. Galeano, Lenz Fall Short of NCAA Doubles Title Match

After making program history Saturday, the eighth-ranked Baylor men's tennis doubles tandem of Diego Galeano and Julian Lenz lost a three-set battle to No. 19 Lloyd Glasspool and Soren Hess-Olesen in the NCAA Doubles Championship semifinals Sunday at the Hurd Tennis Center.

May
24
2015

Baseball. Steve Smith Will Not Return As Baseball Coach

Steve Smith, Baylor University's baseball coach the past 21 years, will not return as the program's head coach for the 2016 season.

May
23
2015

M. Tennis. Galeano, Lenz Make NCAA Doubles Final Four

For the first time in program history, a Baylor men's tennis doubles pairing has made the NCAA Doubles Championship semifinals as Diego Galeano and Julian Lenz picked up their third-straight three-set victory Saturday at the Hawkins Indoor Tennis Center.

May
23
2015

W. Tennis. Burgic, Shankle Fall In NCAA Doubles Quarterfinals

The Baylor women's tennis doubles pairing of Ema Burgic and Blair Shankle had its season ended with a three-set defeat in the NCAA Doubles Championship quarterfinals Saturday at the Hawkins Indoor Tennis Center.