The University of Arizona

Brigetta Barrett Named Scholar Athlete of the Year

UANews | July 27, 2012
UA track and field members Brigetta Barrett and Edgar Rivera-Morales each earned additional academic honors for the 2012 season. Barrett was named the 2012 Indoor Field Scholar Athlete of the Year, the second-straight year she has received the award. Barrett and Rivera-Morales were both named USTFCCCA All-Academic honorees. Barrett will compete in the 2012 Olympics in the high jump.

2012 Olympic Schedule Robust with UA-Linked Participants

UANews | July 23, 2012
With the start of the 2012 London Olympic Games just a few days away, here is a quick look at the competition schedule for the UA's 24 athletes and coaches preparing to participate. The official competition schedule opens on July 25: Current UA student-athlete Ana-Maria Montoya will be in action as Colombia's women's soccer team takes on Korea.

Who's Who From the UA at the Olympics

UANews | July 19, 2012
The athletes and coaches with UA ties participating in the 2012 Olympic Games have worked for many years to perfect their crafts. Here, look deeper into their athletic histories and learn how each person rose to the level of an Olympic athlete.

UA Contributes to the Olympic Movement

UANews | July 19, 2012
Twenty-four athletes and coaches with connections to the UA will pursue their Olympic dreams in London. Sports represented will include basketball, track and field, soccer, cycling and swimming and diving. The games begin July 27.

UA Men's Basketball Coach Sean Miller Previews the 2012-13 Team

UANews | July 10, 2012
Sean Miller, the UA men's basketball coach, discussed his thoughts on the 2012-13 team via a Q&A with Arizona Athletics. Three starters and eight lettermen will return to the team.

Four Student-Athletes Win Postgraduate Scholarships

UANews | July 9, 2012
UA football player Trace Biskinootball, gymnast Rebecca Cardenas-Gymnastics and divers Andres Guerra-Diving and Ainsley Oliver have been named recipients of Pac-12 Postgraduate Scholarships for the 2011-12 academic year. The $3,000 awards go to student-athletes who have demonstrated a commitment to continuing education, campus and community involvement and leadership.