Jimmy Comerota, Rice, Baseball
Rice junior Jimmy Comerota, the starting first baseman on the Owls' nationally-ranked baseball team, volunteers his time equally between community service work in the Houston area and with a number of the campus spirit groups at the Owls' different home sporting events.
membership with the Rice chapter of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Comerota
has been part of various food and clothing drives that benefit different charity organizations like the Salvation Army
As a member of the National Honor Society
and NCAA YES program, the Missouri City, Texas, native was able to meet a goal of having more than 100 hours of community service in everything from Habitat for Humanity to hurricane relief.
An economics/sports management major, Comerota
was the 2009 Rice Scholar Athlete for baseball.