Ross Bjork welcomed to Aggieland: Texas A&M's new athletic director, Ross Bjork, was joined by his wife and two sons at and introductory welcome event Monday afternoon at the Ford Hall of Champions. Bjork will start his job July 8. Photo gallery
Major League moves: Texas A&M junior shortstop Braden Shewmake and junior left-handed pitcher John Doxakis were drafted Monday. Shewmake went to the Atlanta Braves, and Doxakis was picked by Tampa Bay.
Teacher incentives: Texas A&M's College of Education and math department will use a $1 million federal grant to help recruit elementary and middle school teachers in science, technology, engineering and math fields.
Aggie in charge of Bryan athletics: Janice Williamson, a Texas A&M graduate who played softball for the Aggies and led the Bryan High School softball team to a state championship in 2002, was named the Bryan school district's athletic director on Monday.