Faculty & Staff News: Athletics
Baylor baseball posted a 3-1 win in the first game of a doubleheader at Kansas on Sunday afternoon at Hoglund Ballpark. The Bears (27-16, 8-9) scored just enough as Montana Parsons and the bullpen stifled the Jayhawks (21-22, 8-9) for a series win.
No. 2 Baylor acrobatics & tumbling (9-1) took down the No. 1 Oregon Ducks (8-2) on Saturday night at Felix Events Center to win the National Collegiate Acrobatics and Tumbling Association (NCATA) finals for the third consecutive year.
No. 15 Baylor came charging back (21-5) against No. 9 Oklahoma State (22-4) in Big 12 Championship semifinal action, but fell short of a comeback, 4-2, inside Headington Family Tennis Center on Saturday afternoon.
WACO, Texas – No. 13/15 Baylor softball (39-10, 11-4 Big 12) could not find an answer for the steady attack by the RV/NR Oklahoma State (32-19, 11-3 Big 12) offense, dropping the series finale, 9-4, on Saturday afternoon at Getterman Stadium.
Center Kyle Fuller, Baylor Football’s starting center for the last three seasons and a four-year letterwinner, was selected in the 2017 NFL Draft by the Houston Texans with the 243rd pick (seventh round).
Baylor acrobatics & tumbling posted five National Collegiate Acrobatics and Tumbling Association (NCATA) individual event national titles to lead all schools. The Bears claimed the seven-element acro heat, pyramid twist heat, tumbling duo heat, tumbling trio heat and tumbling aerial heat.
Baylor acrobatics & tumbling had a trio of players earn National Collegiate Acrobatics and Tumbling Association (NCATA) honors Saturday. Kiara Nowlin was named Most Outstanding Player while Kaelyn Cowan, Nowlin and Lauren Sturm were recognized as All-Americans.
Baylor baseball’s game Saturday at Kansas has been rained out and the team will finish the series Sunday with an 11 a.m. CT doubleheader at Hoglund Ballpark.
Finding success in the sprints and field events, the Baylor track and field teams closed out the regular season portion of its 2017 outdoor schedule at the Red Raider Shootout Friday.
WACO, Texas – No. 13/15 Baylor softball (39-9, 11-3 Big 12) cruised to 5-1 and 7-3 wins over RV/NR Oklahoma State (32-19, 11-3 Big 12) in a Friday evening doubleheader at Getterman Stadium.
No. 2 Baylor acrobatics & tumbling (8-1) took down No. 3 Quinnipiac (6-3) on Friday night at Felix Events Center to advance to the National Collegiate Acrobatics and Tumbling Association (NCATA) finals for the third consecutive year.
Baylor baseball posted a gritty 5-4 win at Kansas in the series opener on Friday night at Hoglund Ballpark. The Bears (26-16, 7-9) scored early and held on late to top the Jayhawks (21-21, 8-8).
No. 15 Baylor women’s tennis advanced to the Big 12 Championship semifinals for the 13th time in the last 14 seasons with a dominant 4-0 victory over No. 43 Oklahoma at Headington Family Tennis Center Friday afternoon.
Baylor women's golf junior Amy Lee became the first Big 12 Player of the Year in program history, and redshirt sophomore Dylan Kim joined Lee on the 2017 All-Big 12 Women’s Golf Team, the conference office announced Friday.
Baylor baseball continues its nine-game road swing in Big 12 play with a three-game set at Kansas this weekend. Games are scheduled for 6 p.m. CT Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday, all on ESPN3.
Baylor's track and field program will compete in its final regular season meet by traveling to the Red Raider Shootout hosted by Texas Tech Friday in Lubbock, Texas.
WACO, Texas – The No. 13/15 Baylor Lady Bears (37-9, 9-3 Big 12) opens its final full home Big 12 series, facing RV/NR Oklahoma State (32-17, 11-1 Big 12) April 28-29 at Getterman Stadium.
No. 2 Baylor acrobatics & tumbling (7-1) took No. 7 Gannon University (3-5) on Thursday afternoon at Felix Event Center to advance to the National Collegiate Acrobatics and Tumbling Association (NCATA) national semifinals.
The sixth-ranked Baylor men’s tennis team was eliminated from the Big 12 Championship with a 4-2 loss to No. 41 Texas Tech Thursday in the quarterfinal round at the Headington Family Tennis Center.
Baylor women's golf was awarded the No. 5 seed in the NCAA Athens Regional during the NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championships selection show Thursday morning on Golf Channel.