Rodriguez strong despite 2-0 loss to Titans
Palmer drives in five runs on pinch-hit home run, double
Heartbreaking losses drop Broncos to 5-12
Serrano leads Broncos with three hits, two RBI on the day
Boise State falls to No. 15/14 Minnesota, No. 21/19 Arizona State
Boise State softball hosted a Locks of Love hair donation event April 19, following its series finale against San Jose State. The event took place on the infield and drew 13 donors, plus three additional pre-cut ponytails were donated to the cause. Boise State junior Lindsey Nicholson spearheaded the project and was one of seven Bronco student-athletes to donate at least 10 inches of their hair.
San Jose State scored six runs in the sixth inning on its way to an 11-5 win against Boise State, evening the conference series. Tara Glover had three hits and Lindsey Nicholson added two more plus a spectacular defensive play.
Boise State scored six unanswered runs and got five innings of shutout relief from Rebecca Patton to defeat UNLV 8-7, Saturday and tie the series.
Boise State took on San Diego State May 9, 2014, at SDSU Softball Stadium.
Boise State softball hosted a Locks of Love hair donation event April 19, following its game against San Jose State.
Photos from the 2013 season
SENIOR (2015): Has appeared in 35 games this season, starting 27...batting .239 with 10 runs scored and a team-high eight stolen basesâ?¦went 1-for-3 with a stolen base and a run scored against Cal State Fullerton (Feb. 13)â?¦stole two bags in a loss to Portland State (Feb. 14)...went a combined 2-for-4 with an RBI and run scored over two games against No. 15/14 Minnesota (Feb. 20 and 21)...had an RBI triple in loss to Seattle University (Feb. 26)...went a combined 3-for-6 (.500) in weekend series against San Diego State (March 27-29), highlighted by a 2-for-3, one-RBI day in the opener.
JUNIOR (2014): Academic All-Mountain West...appeared in 51 games, making 48 starts in the outfield...batted .279, tied for third on the team with eight doubles, four home runs and 14 stolen bases...third on the team with 24 runs scored and tied for second with 26 walks...went 3-for-4 in loss to Creighton (Feb. 7)...went 2-for-6 with a double and two RBI in win over UTEP (Feb. 15)...homered and drove in a pair of runs in win over Idaho State (March 15)...doubled in consecutive games against Fresno State (March 21-22)...went 5-for-9 (.556) with two doubles and two RBI over three-game series against UNLV (April 4-6)...went 3-for-3 with two home runs and five RBI in win at Idaho State (April 29)...hit a solo homer in season finale at San Diego State (May 10).
SOPHOMORE (2013): Saw action in 30 games, including 17 starts in the outfield...batted .171 with six hits, including two doubles...scored eight times, drove in three runs and stole one base...first-career multi-hit game against Idaho State (March 15), going 2-for-2 with a double, two runs scored, an RBI and a stolen base...used as a defensive replacement in the outfield seven times...perfect fielding percentage with 30 putouts...scored twice as a pinch runner (May 4 at UNLV and May 10 at Nevada).
FRESHMAN (2012): Appeared in 29 games, making two starts...used mostly as a pinch runner and defensive substitution...scored six runs and drove in two...drew three walks (two with the bases loaded)...1-for-1 on stolen base attempts...made five putouts in the outfield.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner at Skyline under head coach Alison Mitchell...four-year starter at shortstop and team captain as a senior...2011 KingCo 4A Player of the Year...first-team all-league shortstop...led the league in batting average (.657), doubles (nine), on-base percentage (.804) and slugging percentage (1.200)...set single-season school records in same categories as well as RBI (28), home runs (two) and steals (10)...honorable mention all-league as a junior...three-year member of Absolute Blast travel team... teamed with Bronco teammate Katie Engelbrecht to lead Absolute Blast to national tournament appearances each of her three summers...2010-11 Sammamish Rotary Athlete of the Year...scholar athlete as a senior...earned four letters in cross country and three letters in basketball...named most inspirational and most improved in basketball as a senior...bats and throws right-handed...plans to study exercise science.