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Future Baylor track Bear Celia Holmes sets new record, again, and takes home 3 golds. Softball clinches series over Texas. Former Bear Brice Petty is now with Dolphins. $88,000.00 in prize money for the Silo District Marathon.

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Today’s Event

Softball, vs Texas, 2:00 PM CT, Gametracker, Watch, Listen

Softball

Power surge lifts Baylor over Texas, TheEagle, Baylor’s home run drought had reached such epic proportions at Getterman Stadium that the Lady Bears couldn’t get it out of their heads even when they left the park.

No. 19/18 SB Clinches Series Win Over Texas - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, No. 19/18 Baylor softball (34-14, 11-6 Big 12) outlasted Texas (30-22, 10-7 Big 12) in an offensive slugfest, taking a 7-5 win over the Longhorns on Saturday evening at Getterman Stadium.

Texas softball falls to Baylor on the road, HookEm, The Baylor Bears scored six runs in their final two innings to take a 7-5 win over the Texas softball team in Waco on Saturday night.

SB Lands Seven Academic All-Big 12 Selections - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Baylor softball earned seven selections to the 64-member 2018 Academic All-Big 12 Softball teams, announced Thursday by the conference office.

Golf

Women's Golf Heads to NCAA Austin Regional - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Baylor women's golf is headed to the NCAA Austin Regional, which runs Monday through Wednesday at University of Texas Golf Club.

Mens Golf Earns No. 2 seed at Bryan Regional - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, The No. 11-ranked Baylor men's golf team has been awarded the No. 2 seed at the Bryan (Texas) Regional of the NCAA Division I Men's Golf Championship. The bracket was revealed Wednesday during the NCAA Men’s Golf Selection Show on Golf Channel.

Garrett May Named to All-Big 12 Mens Golf Team - Baylor University Official Athletic Site, Baylor junior Garrett May was named to the 2018 All-Big 12 Men’s Golf Team, which was announced Wednesday by the conference office.

Football

Class of 2019 running back Qualan Jones commits to Baylor, DieHards, The Baylor Bears added an offensive weapon in the Class of 2019 with the commitment of running back Qualan Jones on Saturday afternoon.

Speedy safety Brooks commits to Bears | National, iosconews, The Baylor football program landed its second commitment in the last two days as Pflugerville Hendrickson High School defensive back Myles Brooks announced his decision on Friday.

Cedar Hill running back Qualan Jones speaks about his joining the 2019 Baylor Bears football recruiting class, Bears Illustrated, The Baylor Bears continued their push towards completing the 2019 football recruiting class, securing their third verbal commitment in as many days. First was Harrison

Baseball

Baylor Baseball hosts Shriners Little League Day, KWTX, For the seventh year in a row, the Bears hosted kids from the Little League Challenger Division for a day of fun at Baylor Ballpark.

Track & Field

Holmes takes home 3 golds at TAPPS meet, WacoTrib, As Celia Holmes entered the final stretch of the 1,600 meters, those in the stands at Panther Stadium rose to their feet and applauded. No one was within 200 meters

Local

Silo District Marathon event expecting 6,000 runners in Waco with $15,000 top prize, WacoTrib, With $88,000 in prize money, the Silo District Marathon is expected to attract runners from all 50 states and numerous other countries Sunday morning in downtown Waco.

Legends

Utah Jazz: Game 3 was lame-town, but how 'bout Royce O'Neale?, FanSided, The positives to glean from the Utah Jazz's Game 3 loss to the Houston Rockets are few. However, the play of Royce O'Neale was incredible.

NBA.com names former Baylor F Nuni Omot as NBA sleeper, DieHards, Nuni Omot was a productive role player during his two years with the Baylor basketball team. But NBA teams could be looking at Omot as more than just that. NBA.com's Chris Dortch wrote a feature on Omot on Friday, listing Omot as a major potential sleeper in the upcoming 2018 NBA Draft. Although Omot hasn't been

Miami Dolphins get Bryce Petty off waivers from Jets, FanSided, The Miami Dolphins have finally added that quarterback so many fans wanted. The team was awarded Bryce Petty off waivers. After drafti...