Broncos claim a sweep on the road over Spartans
Bronco rally comes up short in 3-2 loss to Cowgirls
Sierra Nobley led Broncos with double-double on 24 kills and 10 digs.
Boise State completes weekend sweep of Mountain West matches.
Broncos host Nevada on Thursday and San Jose State Saturday.
Head coach Shawn Garus and redshirt-junior outside hitter Katelyn Kinghorn recap their weekend, and explain the importance of this four game homestand.
Head coach Shawn Garus and Katelyn Kinghorn recap their weekend at the Nike Invitational, and look ahead to their last preseason tournament before they start conference play.
Boise State versus Utah State on Oct. 14, 2014.
Boise State versus Wyoming on Sept. 25, 2014
Boise State volleyball versus Air Force on Nov. 1, 2014.
Boise State volleyball versus Colorado State on Sept. 27, 2014.
Boise State volleyball versus Nevada on Oct. 9, 2014.
INDOOR CAREER SUMMARY
- Kinghorn competes in two-sports both indoor and sand volleyball for Boise State.
- After redshirting as a true freshman has played in 54 matches since with 22 starts at outside hitter.
- Has accumulated 218 kills (1.37 kps), hitting percentage of 16.9 percent, seven assists (0.04 aps), 1 service aces (0.01 saps), 97 digs (0.61 dps), 63 blocks (0.40 bps) and 253 points (1.59 pps).
- CAREER HIGHS: 12 kills against Idaho (Sept. 12, 2013), hitting percentage of .750 (9-0-12) versus Nevada (Nov. 29, 2013), one assist (six times), one service ace against Nevada (Oct. 13, 2012), 21 digs against Gonzaga (Aug. 31, 2013), four blocks (four times) and 13 points against Idaho (Sept. 12, 2013).
2013 - REDSHIRT-SOPHOMORE HIGHLIGHTS
- Started in 16 of the 30 matches she played as an outside hitter ... saw action in 110 of the 112 sets during season.
- Tallied 164 kills, five assists, 59 digs, 46 blocks and 188.5 points ... hit 21.5 percent ... averaged 1.49 kills, 0.54 digs, 0.42 blocks and 1.71 points per set.
- Ranked fifth on team in kills, fourth in blocks and fifth in points.
- Recorded first career double-double in Bronco victory over Gonzaga (Aug. 31) with 11 kills and 21 digs, both were career highs at the time ... set a new career high for kills with 12 against Idaho (Sept. 12) while hitting 33.3 percent ... tied career high for blocks with four at Wyoming (Oct. 10) and against San Jose State (Nov. 16) ... set career mark for hitting percentage at .556 against Belmont at Northwestern Wildcat Challenge (Sept. 6).
2012 - REDSHIRT-FRESHMAN HIGHLIGHTS
- Started in six of 24 matches played, saw action in a total of 49 sets.
- Recorded 54 kills to average 1.1 per set.
- Season-high in kills was seven versus UC Irvine (Sept. 15) ... had three matches with six kills vs. American (Sept. 14) while hitting a career-high .500 pct., at Arizona (Sept. 14) and at New Mexico (Oct. 4) ... added two assists, one ace, 38 digs and 17 blocks to her season totals ... had a career-high 12 digs at New Mexico and four blocks at Arizona.
2011 - REDSHIRT
- Did not play in any matches during the season.
SAND CAREER SUMMARY
- Member of the 2014 inaugural sand volleyball team at Boise State.
- Saw action in 10 matches recording a 5-5 overall mark competing at numerous positions throughout the lineup from the No. 3 to No. 5 positions.
- Tied for the team-high in victories with five.
RIGBY HIGH SCHOOL
- 2011 graduate of Rigby High School in Rigby, Idaho.
- Four-year starter for the Trojan volleyball team ... played outside hitter and middle blocker during her career.
- Helped Trojans to a one-loss season and a 4A Idaho State runner-up finish in 2010 ... in 2007 and 2008 she was a member of the fourth-place team at state.
- VOLLEYBALL HONORS: Voted league player of the year, best district player and first-team all-state as a senior ... was a member of the all-star team.
- OTHER HONORS: also lettered in basketball and track at RHS ... helped her basketball team to its first district title in 30 years ... named first team all-state in basketball ... named the Local News 8 (Idaho Falls/Pocatello) Female Athlete of the Year ... graduated with high honors.
- Played club volleyball for the IFJ Juniors (Idaho Falls) where she was a starter and captain for two seasons.
- Earned overseas experience by playing in the European Global Challenge at Pula, Croatia, as a member of an American high performance team from the Intermountain Volleyball Association during the summer of 2013.