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April 30, 2014

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Last Saturday, former Owl basketball and baseball star Billy Arhos ’57 was inducted into the Austin City Limits Hall of Fame as a member of the inaugural class.  He created the show in 1974.  Other inductees included Willie Nelson and the late Stevie Ray Vaughan.  Read more.

In 2007, Billy received the ARA Distinguished Alumni Award.  Also, he has endowed a cello scholarship at the Shepherd School.  Read more.

Way to go, John Wolda, Jim Hruzek, Kathleen Boyd, Jimmy Disch, Tre Fischer, Carl Henry, Bryant Wilkinson, John Montana, Clarke Anderson, Ted Richard, Peter Fasullo, Guy Rollins, Joe Welsh, Jim Woodruff, Rod Boane, Chris Reichert, Ann Bixby, Sallie Schwall, Rick Sheridan, Barney McCoy, Betty Bixby, Kirwin Drouet, Bob Reinhold, Gene Walker, Nancy Burch, Bev Schorre, Melinda Clark, Harvin Moore, Mike Ross, Carolyn Brewer, Rilda  Whitmire, Joe Durrenberger and Richard Zansitis

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April 29, 2014

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Name the former Owl basketball player who was recently inducted into the Austin City Limits Hall of Fame as a member of the inaugural class.  Email your answer here.

April 26, 2014

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Trivia Leaderboard (top ten plus ties):
25  Ann Bixby, Peter Fasullo, Mike Ross, John Wolda
24  Rod Boane, Melinda Clark, Bev Schorre, Bryant Wilkinson
23  Betty Bixby, Bob Reinhold, Guy Rollins, Sallie Schwall

April 25, 2014

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Joe Karlgaard’s brother Rich is publisher of Forbes magazine.  A bestselling author also, his latest book, just released, is The Soft Edge: Where Great Companies Find Lasting Success. Read more. 

Way to go, John Wolda, Ted Richard, Don Schaffer, Tre Fischer, Carl Henry, Dan Hyde, Kathleen Boyd, Rod Boane, Sallie Schwall, Rick Sheridan, Bev Schorre, Guy Rollins, Jim Woodruff, Joe Welsh, Ann Bixby, Bob Reinhold, Guy Jackson, Betty Bixby, Bryant Wilkinson, Sharon Mathews, Charley Landgraf, Melinda Clark, Peter Fasullo, Mike Ross, Richard Zansitis and Jim Hruzek!

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April 24, 2014

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Name the current member of the Rice Athletics Department whose brother is publisher of Forbes magazine.  Email your answer here.

April 23, 2014

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Trivia Answer:
Current Rice baseball player Kirby Taylor started his collegiate career at Texas A&M.

Way to go, John Wolda, Ann Bixby, Rick Sheridan, Ty Buthod, Guy Rollins, Ted Richard, Jimmy Disch, Bob Reinhold, Rod Boane, Sallie Schwall, Mike Fox, James Hajovsky, Carl Henry, Betty Bixby, Melinda Clark, Barney McCoy, James Hruzek, Mike Ross, Clarke Anderson, Bev Schorre, Sten Gustafson, Bryant Wilkinson, Peter Fasullo and Rilda Whitmire! 

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April 22, 2014

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Name the current Owl baseball player who started his collegiate career at Texas A&M.  Email your answer here.

April 9, 2014

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In fact, there are two correct answers.  Vincent Sinisi and Coach Graham both played baseball for the University of Texas and won a national championship with Rice.

Way to go John Wolda, Ted Richard, Wes Griggs, Walt Greenberg, Clarke Anderson, Kyle Frazier, Kirwin Drouet, Peter Fasullo, Rick Sheridan, Guy Rollins, Jim Woodruff, Guy Jackson, Rod Boane, Bob Reinhold, Bev Schorre, Matt Moake, Carl Henry, Nick Wolda, Richard Gerlach, Enrique Cruz, Bryant Wilkinson, Sallie Schwall, Greg Mathews, Sharon Mathews, Betty Bixby, Rilda Whitmire, Ann Bixby, Barney McCoy, Melinda Clark, Joe Welsh, Charles Maynard, Mike Ross and James Hruzek!

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April 8, 2014

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Trivia Question:
Name the University of Texas baseball player who won a national championship with Rice.  Email your answer here.

April 4, 2014

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James Earthman Jr graduated from Rice with an architecture degree in 1925 and took over the family funeral business after his father died in 1931.  Read more.

Way to go, John Wolda, Jim Hruzek, Kathleen Boyd, Martha Proctor Gano, Tammy Taura, Sallie Schwall, John Montana, Bev Schorre, Ann Bixby, Guy Rollins, Peter Fasullo, Rod Boane, Bob Reinhold, Ted Richard, Betty Bixby, Bryant Wilkinson, Mike Ross, Melinda Clark, Rilda Whitmire and Nancy Burch!

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