Soccer nets 14 mentions on WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll

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SAN BRUNO, Calif. – The West Coast Conference named 14 BYU women's soccer players to its Commissioner's Honor Roll for 2015-16.

Those receiving Gold Honors for their GPAs (4.00-3.75) were Madie Siddoway, Camille Green Heath, Carla Swensen Haslam, Paige Hunt and Stephanie Ringwood Ney.

Ten Cougars named to WCC Commissioner’s Honor Roll

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SAN BRUNO, Calif. – BYU women’s volleyball had 10 student-athletes selected to the West Coast Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll for the 2015-16 academic year.

Cougars-Utes compete in the 10th annual Deseret First Duel Rivalry Cup

MIDWAY, Utah — BYU and Utah athletic department employees and fans gathered Tuesday at Soldier Hollow Golf Course in Midway, Utah, to compete in the 10th-annual Deseret First Duel Rivalry Cup golf tournament. The tournament officially kicks off the 10th annual Deseret First Rivalry Series between the Cougars and the Utes.

Hocker wins Idaho Women's Am

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IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — Finishing the event at 8-under, BYU senior-to-be Brooklyn Hocker won the Idaho Women's Amateur State Championship held at Pinecrest Golf Course this past weekend.

"I hit the ball pretty well this week, but my short game was probably one of the strongest parts of my game this weekend," Hocker said. "I made a lot of putts. This win definitely makes me excited for more tournaments to come."

Tatenda Tsumba to represent Zimbabwe at the 2016 Olympic Games

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PROVO, Utah – BYU track and field athlete Tatenda Tsumba has made the 2016 Zimbabwe Track and Field Olympic Team. The sophomore will be competing in Rio de Janeiro in the 200-meter race which takes place August 16-18.

Tsumba is originally from Harare, Zimbabwe, where he prepped at Eaglesvale High School. Competing in the Olympic Games has been a long time dream for Tsumba.

Fishburn wins Utah State Am

HIGHLAND, Utah — In the final round of match play, BYU golfer Patrick Fishburn beat Aaron Smith to win the 118th Utah State Amateur at Alpine Country Club on Saturday. 

"It feels awesome," Fishburn said. "It is something I have thought about for a long time, ever since I was a kid. To actually have it happen feels amazing, especially to be on the trophy with all those guys who have won it before me. That's pretty good company to be in." 

BYU women’s cross country coach Shane retires

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PROVO, Utah – BYU head track and field coach Ed Eyestone today announced that legendary women’s cross country head coach and assistant track coach Patrick Shane is retiring after 36 years at BYU.  

Walter Camp Award names Tanner Mangum to 2016 watch list

Tanner Mangum was named to the 2016 Walter Camp Award watch list

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – BYU sophomore quarterback Tanner Mangum has been named as one of 40 players to watch for the 2016 Walter Camp Player of the Year award on Friday, the nation’s fourth-oldest individual college football accolade.

Tanner Mangum named to 2016 Davey O'Brien Award watch list

Tanner Mangum was named to the 2016 Davey O'Brien Award watch list on Thursday (Photo by BYU Photo/Mark Philbrick)

FORT WORTH, Texas – The Davey O’Brien Foundation unveiled the 2016 Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award Watch List Thursday, naming BYU sophomore quarterback Tanner Mangum to the list as one of the nation’s top 30 college quarterbacks.

Mangum finished the 2015 season with 3,377 passing yards and 23 touchdowns, setting new school records for a freshman quarterback. He was also named the 2015 Freshman of the Year by the Touchdown Club of Columbus.

Williams and Brown named 2016 Doak Walker Award candidates

2016 Doak Walker Award Candidates Announced
BYU's Jamaal Williams and Algernon Brown named candidates for annual award honoring nation’s top college running back