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Wed, 07 Sep 2016 11:17:00 EDTRice women's track and field head coach Jim Bevan announced on Wednesday the hiring of Owl alumna Funmi Jimoh as an assistant coach, where she'll return to her alma mater to coach the women's sprints, hurdles and relays.
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 15:50:00 EDTFormer Rice Owl greats Olaya Pazo (beach volleyball) and Lennie Waite (3000m steeplechase) will make their dreams come true in the upcoming days when they compete at the 28th edition of the Olympic Summer games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 10:57:00 EDTValerie Tulloch Cramer, one of the most decorated track and field athletes in Rice University history, is one of nine standouts who make up the 2016 Southwest Conference Hall of Fame induction class, announced by the Texas Sports Hall of Fame.
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:53:00 EDTA total of eight Rice University student-athletes were recognized as U.S. Track & Field Cross Country Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic honorees, an award that honors those who excel both in meets and in the classroom, the organization announced Thursday.
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:55:00 EDTRecent Rice track & field alumna Claire Uke (Cedar Hill, Texas) was named a 2016 Woman of the Year Honoree, as announced by the NCAA on Wednesday.
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 10:41:00 EDTRice University women’s track & field/cross country head coach Jim Bevan announced on Tuesday the creation of the Emily Massad Rabbitt Award.
Tue, 19 Jul 2016 12:11:00 EDTBelle MacFarlane and Katherine Ip have been named recipients of the 2015-16 Conference USA Scholar Athlete of the Year awards for their respective sports, the league office announced on Tuesday.
Tue, 12 Jul 2016 10:31:00 EDTFor the ninth time in the past 11 years, Rice University student-athletes earned the Conference USA Institutional Excellence Award in 2015-16 by combining for an annual GPA of 3.211, the league office announced on Tuesday.
Sat, 09 Jul 2016 19:27:00 EDTFormer Rice Owl Ariana Ince battled a strong crosswind to place eighth overall in the finals of the javelin at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials Saturday afternoon at Hayward Field.
Thu, 07 Jul 2016 19:43:00 EDTFormer Rice Owl Ariana Ince placed fifth in the qualifying round of the women's javelin at Thursday U.S. Olympic Team Trials to earn a spot in Saturday's finals.
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 19:13:00 EDTFormer Rice great Becky Wade placed 25th overall, and eighth in her heat, in the 3000m steeplechase at Sunday’s U.S. Olympic Team Trials.
Sat, 02 Jul 2016 17:15:00 EDTRice junior track and field athlete Scott Filip will enter Sunday in sixth place in the decathlon at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials after racking up 4,180 points Saturday in his first career Olympic Trials.
Fri, 01 Jul 2016 22:14:00 EDTFormer Rice Owl All-American track and field athlete Funmi Jimoh (Rice, 2007) qualified for the finals of the long jump at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials on Friday.