Faculty & Staff News: Athletics

May
23
2016

Track. T&F Advances 23 Entries To NCAA West Championships

Baylor's track and field teams will be represented by 23 entries and 22 athletes in the NCAA West Preliminary Championships Thursday through Saturday at Rock Chalk Park in Lawrence, Kan.

May
23
2016

Baseball. Baseball’s Drew Tolson Named Big 12 Pitcher of the Week

Baylor baseball junior right-hander Drew Tolson was named Big 12 Pitcher of the Week, the league office announced Monday.

May
23
2016

W. Soccer. Soccer Germany Trip Blog Entry No. 6

Dachau... Six letters, one word with a Bavarian meaning of "clay island". But this quaint little country "clay island" city soon became the site of the beginning of Hitler's reign of terror in Nazi Germany.

May
23
2016

Softball. Softball’s Season Ends in Oregon Regional Championship

No. 17/21 Baylor softball (45-14, 2-2) saw its 2016 season cut short in the Eugene Regional Championship game, falling 8-1 to the host school, No. 4 Oregon, at Jane Sanders Stadium.

May
22
2016

W. Golf. Lonardi Finishes tied for 27th at NCAA Championship

Baylor’s Laura Lonardi finished ties for 27th place with a 54-hole score of 2-over-par 218 at the NCAA Division I Women’s Golf Championship. Lonardi shot 3-over 75 in Sunday’s third round at Eugene Country Club, which ultimately cost her a tiebreaker to advance to Monday’s final round.

May
22
2016

W. Soccer. Soccer Germany Trip Blog Entry No. 5

Our exploration of Austria began with an early morning Austrian breakfast and ended with Gelato. Now let me tell you about the in-between.

May
22
2016

Softball. Softball Advances to Regional Championship Game

No. 17/21 Baylor softball (45-13, 2-1) fought back from a 6-0 shutout at the hands of No. 4 Oregon, advancing to a Regional Championship game rematch with the Ducks with an 11-2 win over Long Beach State in Saturday evening’s elimination game at Jane Sanders Stadium.

May
21
2016

W. Golf. Lonardi Remains tied for 19th at NCAA WG Championship

Baylor’s Laura Lonardi remained tied for 19th place after shooting even-par 72 in Saturday’s second round at the NCAA Women’s Golf Championship. The senior from Verona, Italy, who is competing as an individual in the tournament, stands at 1-under-par 143 through two rounds at Eugene Country Club.

May
21
2016

Baseball. Baseball Unable to Sweep Texas in 7-6 Loss

Baylor baseball dropped a 7-6 decision at Texas on Saturday afternoon at Disch-Falk Field, coming just short of a series sweep.

May
21
2016

W. Soccer. Soccer Germany Trip Blog Entry No. 4

At approximately 8:00 a.m our alarm clocks sounded and we got up for our last breakfast in Schreischeim.

May
21
2016

Baseball. Baseball’s Menard, Montemayor Semifinalists for Olson Award

Baylor baseball’s Matt Menard and Troy Montemayor were named two of 43 semifinalists for the 2016 Gregg Olson Award on Friday.

May
20
2016

Softball. SB Starts NCAA Tourney Play with Walk-off Win

No. 17/21 Baylor softball (44-12, 1-0) opened NCAA tournament play in the Eugene Regional with a 3-2 walk-off win over Long Beach State (32-21, 0-1) on Friday evening at Jane Sanders Stadium.

May
20
2016

Baseball. Baseball Earns Series Win at Texas in 3-1 Decision

Baylor baseball claimed the series with a 3-1 win over Texas on Friday evening at Disch-Falk Field.

May
20
2016

W. Golf. Lonardi tied for 19th at NCAA WG Championship

Baylor’s Laura Lonardi is tied for 19th place after shooting 1-under-par 71 in Friday’s first round at the NCAA Women’s Golf Championship. The senior from Verona, Italy, is competing as an individual in the tournament, which is being played at Eugene Country Club in Eugene, Ore.

May
20
2016

Softball. Kyla Walker Blazing Her Own Path

Kyla Walker was so nervous about following her sister, Kayce Walker, she even considered giving up softball to focus on basketball.

May
20
2016

W. Soccer. Soccer Germany Trip Blog Entry No. 3

Starting off in Sinsheim, we spent the morning immersed and learning about the Bundesliga club TSG 1899 Hoffenheim.

May
20
2016

W. Golf. Lonardi Set for NCAA Championship

As a mid-year enrollee from Italy in 2013, Laura Lonardi would typically let a bad hole – sometimes, even one bad shot – mess up the rest of her day.

May
19
2016

Softball. SB Matches Program Record with Six on NFCA All-Region Teams

The Baylor softball team posted six student-athletes on the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-Central Region teams, announced Thursday by the organization.

May
19
2016

Softball. SB Set to Kick off NCAA Tourney Play Against Long Beach State

No. 2-seed Baylor softball (43-12) open its 2016 NCAA postseason run against Long Beach State on Friday, May 20 at 8:00 p.m. PT/6:00 p.m. CT at Jane Sanders Stadium. The Friday contest will be the second meeting between to two squads, with Long Beach State winning the only previous matchup.

May
19
2016

Baseball. Baseball Wins Series Opener at Texas, 2-1

Baylor baseball claimed the series opener over Texas 2-1 on Thursday evening at Disch-Falk Field.