Phillip Costa (1920 - 2015):
On June 28, Phillip Costa passed away. A native Houstonian, he started Rice, left to serve in WWII and returned to graduate in 1947. At Rice, he was President of his Senior Class and was a three-year baseball letterman (1941-46-47). He enjoyed a career at Gulf Printing and he was a lifetime Rice Owls supporter. He is survived by, among others, his wife of 67 years, Patsy ’49 and his son Phillip Jr. ’75 who was a two-year Rice baseball letterman (1974-75). Click here for the Chronicle obituary.
Rice Baseball Camp (Thanks, John Wolda!):
Click here for a photo of Jose Cruz Sr, Coach Graham and Jose Cruz Jr at Rice Baseball Camp on Monday.