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December 27, 2014

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Trivia Leaderboard (top ten plus ties):
99  Peter Fasullo, Mike Ross
98  Ann Bixby
96  Betty Bixby
95  Bryant Wilkinson, John Wolda
94  Bob Reinhold, Bev Schorre
91  Rod Boane
89  Sallie Schwall

December 24, 2014

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Christmas Week Trivia Answer:
Lance Wright, former North Pole (AK) HS wide receiver, is now on the Rice football roster.  Today, the Owls play Fresno State in the Hawaii Bowl.

Way to go, John Wolda, Ted Richard, Bob Toone, Ann Bixby, Bev Schorre, Peter Fasullo, Joe Welsh, Rod Boane, Kathleen Boyd, Jim Woodruff, Rick Sheridan, Bryant Wilkinson, Bob Reinhold, Guy Rollins, Barney McCoy, Sallie Schwall, Betty Bixby, Mike Ross, Kirwin Drouet and Steve Lukingbeal!

Trivia Leaderboard on Saturday and final trivia question of the year next Tuesday!

December 23, 2014

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Christmas Week Trivia Question:
Name the former North Pole wide receiver who is now on the Rice football roster.   Email your answer here.

December 20, 2014

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Trivia Leaderboard (top ten plus ties):
98  Peter Fasullo, Mike Ross
97  Ann Bixby
95  Betty Bixby
94  Bryant Wilkinson, John Wolda
93  Bob Reinhold, Bev Schorre
90  Rod Boane
88  Sallie Schwall

December 19, 2014

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Trivia Answer:
Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz, who attended McNeese State, threw a no-hitter in just his second major league start.  He is related to Tommy Alexander ’71, who lettered in football (1968-69-70) and baseball (1970) at Rice.  Today, the Rice Women’s Basketball team hosts the Cowgirls.

Way to go, John Wolda, Ted Richard, Bryant Wilkinson, Rod Boane, Ann Bixby, Melinda Clark, Peter Fasullo, Bob Toone, Guy Rollins, Joe Welsh, Jim Woodruff, Bev Schorre, Bob Reinhold, Sallie Schwall, Rick Sheridan, Mike Ross, Mike Rash, Betty Bixby and Barney McCoy!

Trivia Leaderboard tomorrow and next trivia question next Tuesday!

December 18, 2014

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Trivia Question:
Name the pitcher from McNeese State who threw a no-hitter in just his second major league start and is related to a former Rice multi-sport letterman.  Email your answer here.

December 17, 2014

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Trivia Answer:
UT baseball coach Augie Garrido (Fresno State ’61) has won five College World Series championships.  Next Wednesday, Christmas Eve, the Owls and the Bulldogs play in the Hawaii Bowl.

Way to go, John Wolda, Bob Toone, Guy Jackson, Ann Bixby, Rod Boane, Robert Taylor, Guy Rollins, James Thompson, Betty Bixby, Rick Sheridan, Peter Fasullo, Dan Hyde, Ted Richard, Bryant Wilkinson, Jim Woodruff, Melinda Clark, Bob Reinhold, Jimmy Disch, Greg Mathews, Nancy Burch, Terry Gaschen, Barney McCoy, Kirwin Drouet, Mike Rash, Mike Ross, Bev Schorre, Kyle Frazier and Sallie Schwall!

Next trivia question tomorrow!

December 16, 2014

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Trivia Question:
Name the Fresno State alumnus who has won five College World Series championships.  Email your answer here.

December 13, 2014

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Trivia Leaderboard:
96  Peter Fasullo, Mike Ross
95  Ann Bixby
93  Betty Bixby
92  Bryant Wilkinson, John Wolda
91  Bob Reinhold, Bev Schorre
88  Rod Boane
86  Sallie Schwall

December 12, 2014

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Trivia Answer:
My apologies for poorly framing yesterday’s trivia question.  I should have asked “Name the former Valhalla bartender who served as a university president in the SEC”.  R Bowen Loftin ‘73/’75 was president of Texas A&M and is currently chancellor of the University of Missouri.  Read more. 

Way to go, John Wolda, Kathleen Boyd, Bob Toone, Guy Rollins, Bev Schorre, Ann Bixby, Bob Reinhold, Betty Bixby, Peter Fasullo, Ted Richard, Rod Boane, Bryant Wilkinson, Melinda Clark, Mike Ross and Sallie Schwall!

Trivia Leaderboard tomorrow and next trivia question next Tuesday!
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