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December 3, 2016

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

December 2, 2016

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Trivia Answer:
In 2011, Lance Berkman was named the NL Comeback Player of the Year.

Way to go, Steve Gilliland, John Wolda, Richard Avant, Jeff Ross, Wes Griggs, Rick Sheridan, Ted Richard, David Eldredge, Joe Welsh, John Montana, Tommy Clanton, Sallie Schwall, Bev Schorre, Martin Kaplan, Martha Proctor Gano, Bob Toone, Matt Moake, Art Gottschalk, Guy Rollins, Jim Woodruff, Ben Mayberry, Kyle Frazier, Ann Bixby,  Russell Henderson, Rod Boane, Carrie Wall, Greg Williams, Larry Nettles, Betty Bixby, Robert Estill, Peter Fasullo, Bryant Wilkinson, Mike Ross, Bob Reinhold and Barney McCoy!  

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December 1, 2016

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Trivia Question:
This week, Anthony Rendon was named the NL Comeback Player of the Year.  Name the other Owl to win this award.  Email your answer here.

November 30, 2016

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Trivia Answer:
Michael Fuda and Ryan Lewis were on the football team when Tom Herman was offensive coordinator (2007-8) and on the baseball team when David Pierce was assistant coach (2003-11). 

Way to go, John Wolda, Ted Richard, Rod Boane, Mike Ross, Nancy Burch, Betty Bixby, Ann Bixby and Peter Fasullo!  

Next trivia question tomorrow!

 

November 29, 2016

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Trivia Question:
Name the Owl who was coached in college by the head football and baseball coaches at Texas.  Email your answer here.

November 26, 2016

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

November 23, 2016

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Trivia Answer:
Rice Trustee Advisor Judy Ley Allen attended Rice for two years (class of 1961) and graduated from Stanford.  While at Rice, she scored a safety in a powderpuff football game.  (Thanks, Mike Ross!)

Also, Judy’s parents graduated from Rice, the late hurdler Wendel Ley in 1932 and Audrey Moody Ley in 1935.  For many years, the family has generously supported Rice.  Among other acts of generosity, the Ley Student Center, the Wendel D Ley Track and the Audrey Moody Ley Plaza are named after them.  Read more.

This Saturday, Stanford football hosts Rice.

Way to go John Wolda, James Hairston, Clarke Anderson, Steve Gilliland, Bev Schorre, Richard Avant, Joe Welsh, Peter Fasullo, Ted Richard, Rod Boane, Guy Jackson, Jim Woodruff, Vicki Bretthauer, Ann Bixby, Sallie Schwall, Harvin Moore, Bob Reinhold, Mike Ross,  Nancy Burch, Betty Bixby, Bryant Wilkinson and Bob Toone! 

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November 22, 2016

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Trivia Question:
Name the Rice Trustee Advisor who attended Rice for two years (class of 1961) and graduated from Stanford.  Email your answer here.

November 19, 2016

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

November 18, 2016

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Guest Trivia Answer:
First, thanks to Bob Reinhold for the guest trivia question!

The first African-American head coach at Rice was Willis Wilson ’82 who coached from 1992 to 2008.  Presently, he is head coach at Texas A&M – Corpus Christi.

Way to go, Bev Schorre, Mike Ross, Ted Richard, John Wolda, Sallie Schwall, Rick Sheridan, Peter Fasullo, Tommy Clanton, Clarke Anderson, Art Gottschalk, Frank Jones, Kirwin Drouet, Greg Williams, Ann Bixby, Billy Hale, Rod Boane, Tommy LaVergne, Ben Mayberry, Betty Bixby, Robert Estill, Barney McCoy, Bryant Wilkinson, Mary Santos, Donald Bowers and Nancy Burch

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