Faculty & Staff News: Athletics
Baylor's track and field team had five multi-event athletes begin competition at the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, presented by Spectrum Wednesday at Mike A. Myers Stadium.
WACO, Texas – No. 13/14 Baylor softball (29-6) improved to 9-0 in midweek games, downing Abilene Christian (18-14) with a 6-0 shutout on Wednesday evening at Getterman Stadium.
Baylor track and field athletes Cion Hicks and Ryan Womack were named the Big 12 Athletes of the Week, the league announced Wednesday.
No. 21/22 Baylor baseball heads to Seattle this weekend for a non-conference three-game series vs. Washington. The games are scheduled for 8 p.m. CT Friday, 4 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday.
No. 21/22 Baylor baseball dropped a 15-9 decision to UTSA on Tuesday evening at Baylor Ballpark. The Bears (18-7) trailed from the get-go and were not able to keep up with the Roadrunners (12-11) offense.
After playing 14 of the last 17 games on the road, the No. 13/14 Baylor Lady Bears return to the friend¬ly confines of Getterman Stadium for a seven game home stand, kicking off the stretch with a midweek matchup with the Abilene Christian Wildcats (18-13) on Wednesday, March 28, at 6 p.m.
The majority of Baylor's track and field team will be in action at the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, presented by Spectrum Wednesday through Saturday in Austin, Texas.
WACO, Texas – Baylor softball pitcher Kelsee Selman was named the Big 12 Pitcher of the Week, announced Tuesday by the conference office.
Baylor basketball forward Johnathan Motley is on the Associated Press All-America second team, the organization announced Tuesday. With the recognition, Motley becomes Baylor's first consensus All-America selection.
Baylor acrobatics & tumbling junior back/base Lauren Sturm was named National Collegiate Acrobatics & Tumbling Association (NCATA) Player of the Week, the organization announced Tuesday.
Baylor fourth-year junior guard Al Freeman will graduate and transfer at the end of the spring semester, head coach Scott Drew announced Monday. As a graduate transfer, Freeman will be eligible immediately at another institution.
Senior guard Alexis Jones will compete in the 2017 State Farm 3-Point Championships at Grand Canyon University Arena in Phoenix on Thursday, March 30 at 9 p.m. (CT). She is one of eight top shooting talents invited to showcase her skills live in the Marine’s Women’s 3-Point competition on ESPN.
Baylor women’s basketball sophomore Kalani Brown and redshirt senior Alexis Jones received Associated Press All-America Honorable Mention recognition on Monday. Jones is a second-time honorable mention honoree, while Brown is a first time selection.
Baylor baseball senior designated hitter Matt Menard was named one of 30 candidates for the 2017 Senior CLASS Award, Premier Sports Management announced Monday.
Mississippi State 94, Baylor 85 (OT)
No. 21/22 Baylor baseball welcomes UTSA for a 6:05 p.m. CT midweek game at Baylor Ballpark on Tuesday.
The fourth-ranked Baylor men's tennis team remained perfect at home in 2017 with shutout wins against No. 28 Memphis and Prairie View A&M Sunday at the Hurd Tennis Center.
Kalani Brown scored 27 points and Nina Davis had 18 for the Lady Bears, but in the end it would not be enough as top-seeded Baylor fell to No. 2 seed Mississippi State 94-85 in overtime Sunday during the Elite Eight.
The top-ranked and defending national champion Baylor Acrobatics & Tumbling team (4-1) defeated the eighth-ranked Gannon Golden Knights 287.825-271.320, at the Ferrell Center on Sunday afternoon.
LAWRENCE, Kan. – No. 14/14 Baylor softball (28-6, 2-1 Big 12) clinched the opening series of Big 12 play at Kansas (19-14, 1-2 Big 12), winning 5-1 to close the three-game, weekend series on Sunday afternoon at Arrocha Ballpark at Rock Chalk Park.