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March 30, 2013

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Trivia Leaderboad (Top ten plus ties):
21    Ann Bixby, Betty Bixby, Nancy Burch
20    Rod Boane, Peter Fasullo, Rick Sheridan
19    Bob Reinhold, Mike Ross, Bryant Wilkinson
18    Melinda Clark

March 29, 2013

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Trivia Answer:
Shane Battier was a starter on the Duke Blue Devil's 1998-99 team that had a 32-game winning streak and on the 2001 national championship squad.  As a pro, he was on the Houston Rockets team taht won 22 straight and is now a member of the Miami Heat, which just won 27 straight.  Click here for a recent New York Times about him.

Interestingly, Shane and Rice soccer goalkeeper and SAAC president Andie Obermeyer both graduated from Detroit Country Day High School in Beverly Hills, Michigan.

Way to go, John Wolda, James Thompson, Tre Fischer, John Montana, Joe Quoyeser, Ann Bixby, Peter Fasullo, Bob Reinhold, Paul Dishman, Rod Boane, Mike Ross, Barney McCoy, Bryant Wilkinson, Richard Gerlach, Melinda Clark, Betty Bixby, Andie Obermeyer, Cameron Cash, Nancy Burch, Steve Grace and Rick Sheridan!

Trivia Leaderboard tomorrow and next trivia question next Tuesday!

March 28, 2013

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Trivia Question:
Name the former college basketball player who won a national championship and was a starter on a 32-game win streak.  Also, as a pro, he was part of 2 of the 4 single-season winning streaks of last 20 games in NBA history.  Email your answer here.

March 27, 2013

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Trivia Answer:
Former Rice student-athlete Arsalan Kazemi will play in the Sweet Sixteen for #12 Oregon against #1 Louisville in Indianapolis on Friday.

Way to go, John Wolda, Tre Fischer, Ann Bixby, David Gano, Tom Stallings, Tim Moriarty, Harvin Moore, Kathleen Boyd, James Thompson, Jimmy Disch, Richard Avant, Peter Fasullo, Matt Moake, Kyle Frazier, Billy Arhos, Rick Sheridan, Chris Reichert, Kirkwood Johnson, Rod Boane, Jim Woodruff, Tommy LaVergne, Richard Zansitis, Mike Ross, Kirwin Drouet, Coach Feris, Bryant Wilkinson, Vicki Bretthauer, Barney McCoy, Larry Nettles, Bob Reinhold, Richard Gerlach, Betty Bixby, Bruce Chase, Guy Rollins, Gene Timberlake, Joe Durrenberger, Nancy Burch, Mark Antweil, Martha Proctor Gano, Jay Williams, Gary Wendel and Paul Reese!

Next trivia question tomorrow!

March 26, 2013

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Trivia Question:
Name the former Rice student-athlete who will play in the Sweet Sixteen this week.  Email your answer here.

Marc 23, 2013

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Trivia Leaderboard (top ten plus ties):
19   Ann Bixby, Betty Bixby, Nancy Burch
18   Rod Boane, Peter Fasullo, Rick Sheridan
17   Melinda Clark, Bob Reinhold, Mike Ross, Bryant Wilkinson

March 22, 2013

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Trivia Answer:
Austin Kubitza, Maria Fadool Janish and Tyler Henley all graduated from Heritage High School in Colleyville.

Way to go, John Wolda, Jimmy Disch, Bev Schorre, Tre Fischer, Ann Bixby, Matt Moake, Guy Rollins, Kyle Frazier, Peter Fasullo, Rod Boane, Bill Allison, Bob Reinhold, James Thompson, Chris Reichert, Bryant Wilkinson, Sharon Mathews, Steve Grace, Mike Fox, Betty Bixby, Rick Sheridan, Nancy Burch, Mike Ross, Melinda Clark and Barney McCoy!

Trivia Leaderboard tomorrow and next trivia question next Tuesday!

March 21, 2013

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Trivia Question:
Prior to becoming Rice student-athletes, what did Austin Kubitza, Maria Fadool Janish and Tyler Henley have in common?  Email your answer here.

March 20, 2013

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Trivia Answer:
Rice soccer goalkeeper and SAAC president Andie Obermeyer's parents played intercollegiate sports.  Her mother Cindy Scott Obermeyer played tennis for Rice (1976-79) and was captain her junior year.  Her father Paul, also a soccer goalkeeper, played for Brown (1976-79) and was 1st team all-Ivy in 1978.  Also, both her sisters are Rice graduates and Amber was a soccer letterwinner (2002-3).

Way to go, Kathleen Boyd, Jimmy Disch, Melinda Clark, Rod Boane, Guy Rollins, Peter Fasullo, Rick Sheridan, James Thompson, Ann Bixby, Bev Schorre, Bob Reinhold, Nancy Burch, Betty Bixby, Mike Ross, Bryant Wilkinson, Steve Grace, John Wolda and Barney McCoy!

Next trivia question tomorrow!

March 19, 2013

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Trivia Question:
Name the current Rice student athlete whose mother played tennis for Rice and father soccer for Brown.  Email your answer here.
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