Faculty & Staff News: Athletics

Jul
29
2015

W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Adds Three For 2015-16 Campaign

Baylor women's tennis head coach Joey Scrivano announced the addition of three student-athletes, Gabriela Ferreira, Rhiann Newborn and Elizabeth Profit to his 2015-16 roster Wednesday.

Jul
28
2015

W. Soccer. Soccer’s Annual Meet The Bears Event set for Aug. 10

With the 2015 season quickly approaching, Baylor soccer will host its annual Meet The Bears event Monday, August 10, as BU faces Samford in an exhibition match at 6 p.m. CT.

Jul
26
2015

W. Basketball. WBB's Wallace and U19 Teammates Claim Bronze Medal

The Australian Gems’ U19 team, claimed the bronze medal in the FIBA Under 19 Women’s World Championships on Sunday. The Gems defeated Spain, 69-62, to earn third place.

Jul
25
2015

W. Basketball. WBB's Kristy Wallace Leads Australian U19 Team

Kristy Wallace led the Gems in both scoring and rebounding against the more experienced Russian team. She tallied 15 points and eight rebounds.

Jul
24
2015

W. Basketball. WBB's Kristy Wallace Leads U19 Team to Semifinals

Kristy Wallace delivered a solid game for the Aussie squad, scoring 12 points, nine of which came in the first half, and adding four rebounds and four assists in 21:16 minutes of action.

Jul
23
2015

W. Basketball. WBB's Sune Agbuke a NCAA Woman of the Year Nominee

Women’s basketball player Sune Agbuke has been honored by the Big 12 Conference as a 2015 NCAA Woman of the Year nominee.

Jul
22
2015

W. Basketball. WBB Announces Non-Conference Schedule

Baylor University's women's basketball team released the non-conference portion of its 2015-16 schedule on Wednesday, July 22.

Jul
22
2015

W. Basketball. WBB's Kristy Wallace and U19 Team Defeat Mali

Sophomore Kristy Wallace and her Australian Gems teammates defeated Mali, 91-23, in its round of 16 game in the FIBA Under 19 Women’s World Championships

Jul
21
2015

W. Basketball. WBB Welcomes Daphne Mitchell to Staff

Daphne Mitchell joined the Lady Bear basketball staff in July as the Director of Basketball Operations where she will assist in the areas of recruiting, video, social media and game preparation.

Jul
21
2015

W. Basketball. WBB's Kristy Wallace Leads Gems in U19 World Championships

Sophomore Kristy Wallace and her Australian Gems teammates completed Group D play undefeated at 3-0 in the FIBA Under 19 Women’s World Championships on Monday

Jul
21
2015

Track. Track Honored By USTFCCCA For Academics

The Baylor men's and women's track and field teams, along with 12 individuals earned All-Academic recognition from the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, the organization announced recently.

Jul
19
2015

W. Basketball. WBB's Wallace and Gems Defeat Brazil in U19 Tourney

Baylor sophomore Kristy Wallace and her Australian Gems teammates moved to 2-0 in Group D play in the FIBA Under 19 Women’s World Championships on Sunday, July 19 in Chekhov, Russia. The Gems defeated Brazil, 62-48.

Jul
18
2015

W. Basketball. WBB's Kristy Wallace and Teammates Win in U19 Opener

Baylor sophomore Kristy Wallace began play in the FIBA Under 19 Women’s World Championships on Saturday with a 105-52 victory over Serbia.

Jul
17
2015

Football. Football's Oakman Labeled Walter Camp Player to Watch

Baylor senior defensive end Shawn Oakman was listed among "players to watch" for the Walter Camp Player of the Year award in a 50-player preseason watch list released Friday by the Walter Camp Football Foundation.

Jul
16
2015

W. Equestrian. NCEA Update on NCAA Equestrian

The National Collegiate Equestrian Association (NCEA), the association that oversees the sport of Equestrian for women at the collegiate level, has received notification of continued support from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

Jul
16
2015

W. Tennis. Women’s Tennis Has Three Earn ITA Scholar-Athlete Status

Three Baylor women's tennis players, Ema Burgic, Kely Putri and Blair Shankle were honored as ITA Scholar Athletes, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced Thursday.

Jul
16
2015

M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Named ITA All-Academic Team

For the eighth consecutive season, the Baylor men's tennis team earned ITA All-Academic team recognition, while players Julian Lenz, Felipe Rios and Mate Zsiga were honored as ITA Scholar Athletes, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced Thursday.

Jul
16
2015

W. Basketball. WBB's Wallace Begins Play in U19 World Championships

Baylor sophomore Kristy Wallace and her Australian Gems teammates begin play in the FIBA Under 19 Women's World Championships on Saturday, July 18 in Chekhov, Russia.

Jul
16
2015

Football. Football Picked Second in Media Preseason Big 12 Poll

The back-to-back conference champion Baylor football team ranked second in the 2015 Big 12 Football Preseason Poll, as voted on by media representatives who cover the league.

Jul
16
2015

Football. Linwood Picked As Doak Walker Award Candidate

Baylor junior running back Shock Linwood was named a preseason candidate for the 2015 Doak Walker Award, the PwC SMU Athletic Forum announced Thursday.