The Central Texas area has seen lots of success in their collegiate athletics in the 2018-2019 season.

From the University of Mary Hardin Baylor football team winning the National Championship two out of the last three years. The University of Texas football team with a huge upset over the Georgia Bulldogs in the Sugar Bowl, and now the Baylor Lady Bears have made their mark once again.

The Baylor Lady Bears just won their third National Championship in basketball with a win over the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. The Baylor Lady Bears basketball team with Kim Mulkey running the show at head coach; has won the National Championship in 2005, 2012, and 2019.

KWTX's Ke'Sha Lopez reported that the Baylor Tip Off Club is hosting the Lady Bears Appreciation Dinner Monday night at the Ferrell Center in Waco.

Baylor Universtiy said that the event will get going at 6:30 p.m. on Monday night. The doors will open for the event at 5:00 p.m., and seating will begin for everyone at 5:30 p.m..Tickets for the event are $35, and if you are interested in more information contact Barbera Spitzer. Contact Spitzer in the women's basketball office at 254-710-3947 or email her at


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