The Texas Tech Athletics Promotions and Fan Engagement department is excited to announce that the "Fearless Champions Road Trip" will make eight stops across West Texas and New Mexico areas this summer.
Texas Tech's emphasis on the educational progression of its student-athletes was acknowledged today as all 17 sports received passing marks on the annual Academic Progress Rate (APR) report that was issued by the NCAA.
Texas Tech softball signee Jessica Marshburn was recently named a second team NJCAA All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) after hitting over .400 and swiping 64 bases this past season at Navarro College.
Texas Tech senior right-handed pitcher Jerad McCrummen (Mesquite, Texas) was drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the 23rd round (679th overall) on the third and final day of the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Players Draft on Saturday afternoon.
Texas Tech junior left-handed pitcher Andre Wheeler (Austin, Texas) was drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the 15th round (453rd overall) on the third and final day of the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Players Draft on Saturday afternoon.
In front of a near-capacity crowd at Historic Hayward Field on another warm June afternoon a pair of Texas Tech sophomores along with a seasoned veteran put on a show on the third day of competition at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.
The Chicago Cubs selected Texas Tech junior right-handed pitcher Trey Masek (Giddings, Texas) with the 138th overall pick in the fifth round of the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft Friday afternoon.