Faculty & Staff News: Athletics

Jun
24
2017

Track & Field. London Earns Spot in IAAF World Championships

Beating his previous best by more than half a second, Baylor quarter-miler Wil London finished third in Saturday's 400-meter finals at the USATF Outdoor Championships and earned a spot in the IAAF World Championships later this summer in London.

Jun
23
2017

General News. Baylor Bears Fruit From 3rd Mission Trip to Brazil

For the previous four years, whenever he was asked about going on the Baylor Sports Ministry trips to Africa or Brazil, Taylor Young's standard response was, "Nah, that's just not me."

Jun
22
2017

M. Golf. Perrine and Dossey Named GCAA All-Americans

Baylor men’s golfers Matthew Perrine and Cooper Dossey are on the 2017 Division I PING All-America Teams, the Golf Coaches Association of America announced Thursday. Perrine is on the GCAA All-America Third Team and Dossey is an honorable mention All-America selection.

Jun
21
2017

Football. Changing The Narrative

​Rachel Baribeau reached out to Coach Matt Rhule to share her "Changing the Narrative" message with the Baylor football team Tuesday afternoon.

Jun
21
2017

Baseball. 2017 Baseball Summer League Update No. 1

After Baylor baseball’s very successful second season under Steve Rodriguez, 18 players have been assigned to play in various summer collegiate leagues across the country. The yearly tradition allows players to keep improving their skills in a live-game atmosphere against some of the country’s top talent.

Jun
20
2017

W. Tennis. Hinojosa Qualifies for World University Games

Baylor women’s tennis sophomore Jessica Hinojosa will represent Mexico at the 29th World University Games in in Chinese Taipei on August 19-30. She will compete alongside more than 5,000 athletes representing more than 120 countries in 22 sports.

Jun
19
2017

M. Tennis. Bendeck Gains Valuable Davis Cup Experience

After opening the tournament with a perfect first day at the Davis Cup for Honduras, Baylor men’s tennis junior Jimmy Bendeck went on to collect two more doubles victories and a singles win in Montevideo, Uruguay.

Jun
19
2017

W. Soccer. Soccer Releases 2017 Fall Schedule

Baylor soccer released its 2017 fall schedule on Monday. The slate features eight home matches, games against eight 2016 NCAA Tournament foes, three 2016 conference champions, and 12 of the 18 teams finished with a record of .500 or better last season.

Jun
19
2017

W. Volleyball. Volleyball Announces 2017 Fall Schedule

WACO, Texas – Baylor volleyball released its 29-match fall 2017 schedule Monday morning, announced by third-year head coach Ryan McGuyre.

Jun
18
2017

Softball. Getterman Stadium Hosts National Pro Fastpitch Softball Game

WACO, Texas – Softball returns to Getterman Stadium early this year, with the National Pro Fastpitch league’s Texas Charge and USSSA Pride playing a regular season contest on Baylor campus on Monday, June 19, at 7 p.m.

Jun
16
2017

W. Tennis. WT Adds Slovak Star Dominika Sujova

Baylor head women’s tennis coach Joey Scrivano announced the addition of Dominika Sujova to the 2017-18 roster on Friday morning.

Jun
15
2017

W. Soccer. Soccer Adds Two Talented Players to 2017 Roster

Baylor soccer added defenders Chelsea Jumratie (Maidenhead, England) and Tanner Kaplan (Dunwoody, Georgia) to its 2017 roster, head coach Paul Jobson announced Thursday.

Jun
15
2017

M. Basketball. Basketball Season Ticket Renewals Available Friday

Baylor basketball season ticket renewals are available starting Friday, and fans are encouraged to renew quickly to receive complimentary Early Bear Promotion Packages. Season tickets holders can renew by logging into their accounts at www.BaylorBears.com or by calling the Baylor Athletics Ticket Office at 254-710-1000.

Jun
15
2017

W. Basketball. Basketball Season Ticket Renewals Available Friday

Baylor basketball season ticket renewals are available starting Friday, and fans are encouraged to renew quickly to receive complimentary Early Bear Promotion Packages. Season tickets holders can renew by logging into their accounts at www.BaylorBears.com or by calling the Baylor Athletics Ticket Office at 254-710-1000.

Jun
15
2017

M. Golf. Men’s Golf Trio Named All-America

Baylor men’s golfers Cooper Dossey, Braden Bailey and Matthew Perrine have been named to Golfweek’s 2017 Division I All-America teams. Dossey was selected to the All-America Third Team, while Bailey and Perrine earned honorable mention.

Jun
15
2017

General News. 61 Named to Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team

Baylor led the way with a school record 61 student-athletes named to the 2016-17 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team, the conference office announced Thursday afternoon. The list honors conference competitors who are new, incoming freshmen at their respective league institutions.

Jun
14
2017

Baseball. Baseball’s Parsons, Esthay Selected in MLB Draft

Baylor baseball junior right-handed pitched Montana Parsons and junior outfielder Kameron Esthay were selected on the final day of the 2017 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Wednesday.

Jun
14
2017

Baseball. Baseball’s Montemayor Garners ABCA All-Region Honor

Baylor baseball junior closer Troy Montemayor garnered an American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings first-team Midwest All-Region selection, the organization announced Wednesday.

Jun
14
2017

Baseball. Baseball’s Montemayor Named NCBWA All-American

Baylor baseball junior closer Troy Montemayor was named a National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) second-team All-American, the organization announced Wednesday.

Jun
14
2017

Track & Field. Hart To Receive 2017 USATF Legend Coach Award

Baylor Director of Track and Field Clyde Hart, famed coach of 12 Olympic gold medal-winning performances, will receive the annual Legend Coach Award on June 24 during the 2017 USATF Outdoor Championships at Sacramento State University.