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    Monday, June 29, 2015

  • Rice Baseball Summer Camps

    “The annual Rice Baseball Summer Camps are just around the corner!  Beginning next Tuesday, June 9, these weekly camps are designed to be a fun and educational way to improve any young ballplayer’s skills.  Please visit our camp website here for more information and to register.”
  • Selected Rice Events This Week, June 29 - July 5

    Tuesday (3:30 - 6:30 pm CT) 
       Rice Farmers Market, West Stadium Lot
  • Football News (June 28, 2015)

    Froggy Williams (1928 - 2015):
    Memorial Service Photo (Thanks, John Wolda!)
  • Professional Baseball News (June 29, 2015)

    MLB/MiLB Scoreboard Yesterday:
    Tyler Duffey (3-4, 2.82) pitched 7 shutout innings to win game 1 for AAA Rochester and he has now “extended his streak of not giving up an earned run to 3 starts (22 1/3 innings)”.  Zech Lemond (4-5, 5.03) was the losing pitcher for Hi-A Lake Elsinore.

    Shane Hoelscher (.317) went 2-for-5 with a double, a run and 3 RBI for AA Asheville.  

    Complete Owls stats are here.

  • College Baseball News (June 29, 2015)

    Lance Berkman '98:
    Tonight, Lance Berkman '98 will be inducted into the College Baseball Hall of Fame in Lubbock.  Read more.
  • Other Sports News (June 29, 2015)

    Brad Lardon '86:
    Yesterday, Brad Lardon ’86 finished tied for 38th place at 4-over par in the US Senior Open at Del Paso Country Club, Sacramento CA.  The Championship was won by Jeff Maggert (Texas A&M ’86), two strokes ahead of Colin Montgomerie (HBU ’87).  Click here for the results.
  • Other News (June 29, 2015)

    Douglas Gooselaw  (1944 - 2015):
    On June 17, Douglas Gooselaw passed away.  A native Minnesotan, he earned a BA in German and English from Bemidji State in 1966 and a MA in German from Rice in 1968.  He enjoyed a teaching career at Benedict College in South Carolina, a community college near Houston and USC before returning to Montana to take care of his parents in their declining years.  Also, he was active in the community.  Click here for the Bozeman Daily Chronicle obituary.
  • Rice Trivia (June 27, 2015)

    Trivia Leaderboard (top ten plus ties):
    46  Ann Bixby
    45  Betty Bixby, Mike Ross, Bev Schorre, Sallie Schwall, John Wolda
    44  Peter Fasullo, Bryant Wilkinson
    42  Bob Reinhold
    40  Clarke Anderson, Rod Boane

  • Rice Update by Alan Shelby
    A condensed version of the Update is available by email
    Corrections, comments and updates welcome