All 19 of Boise State's sports were represented
Broncos end season with a win for the first time
Boise State's three home runs were not enough as Nevada scored five times in extras
Makenna Weir stayed hot at the plate with a three-run double in the third
Season-high four home runs pace Bronco onslaught
Boise State hit three home runs Friday, against Nevada but the Wolf Pack scored twice in the seventh to force extra innings and five times in the eighth to win 8-5.
Boise State scored 10 times in the first three innings en route to a 10-2 win in five innings against Nevada, May 9, to open the series. Makenna Weir's bases-loaded double in the third broke the game open.
Boise State scored five times in the third inning to defeat Colorado State 5-2 April 27, at Dona Larsen Park. Lela Work and Kenzie Cole limited the Rams to three hits for the game. Jordan Kreiger was 2-for-2 with a homer and 2 RBI.
Boise State hosted Colorado State April 26, in the first game of an important Mountain West series. The game went to extra innings without either team scoring and the Broncos came out on top 3-2, with an unearned run in the ninth. Rebecca Patton struck out 10 in eight innings of work.
Boise State softball took on San Diego State April 21, in the rubber match of a three-game series. The Broncos jumped out to a 3-0 lead before SDSU battled back to tie the game. Once again Boise State came up with some seventh-inning magic, getting a walk-off home run from Tara Glover to win the game 5-3, and take the series two games to one.
Photos from the 2013 season
Sophomore (2013): Appeared in 48 games, making 45 starts...started 23 games at second base, 15 games at third base, six games at shortstop and one game at designated player...hit .267 for the year with 31 hits, including four doubles a triple and three home runs...scored 26 runs and drove in 13...led the Broncos with eight sacrifice bunts...stole two bases...second on the team with 66 assists...during conference play upped average to .348 with a .412 on-base percentage and .587 slugging percentage...16 hits in 17 MW games, including all three homers of the season...drove in nine runs and scored 14 during conference games...hit game-winning home run with two outs in the sixth in the season finale against Nevada (May 11), was second of back-to-back homers (Lela Work), her third run scored of the game...homered in each of the last two games of the year...homered to lead off a five-run third inning against Colorado State (April 27)...battled through memorable 10-pitch at-bat before singling with two outs in the seventh ahead of Tara Glover's walk-off home run in the series finale against San Diego State (April 21)...scored three times in series finale at New Mexico (April 7) and against Weber State (Feb. 22)...seven RBI in the finale eight games of the season...eight multi-hit games (five in MW play)...in 14 home games, batted .429, slugged .714 and scored 12 times...CollegeSportsMadness.com Preseason All-MW Second Team...Academic All-MW...MW Scholar-Athlete.
Freshman (2012): Appeared in 35 games, starting 29...batted .306 with 22 hits, 16 runs and 16 RBI...hit five doubles and two home runs...played 17 games at third, 12 games at shortstop and five at second base...started nine games in conference play (including final eight) all at third base...hit .455 (10-for-22) in Mountain West contests with one home run and two doubles while carrying a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage...went 5-for-9 with a double, a home run, five RBI and three runs scored in three-game series against New Mexico (April 27-29)...first-career home run came against Wichita State (March 4) off former high school teammate Sloan Anderson...eight multi-hit games...drove in season-high three runs on three occasions...made season-high six assists from shortstop against UC Santa Barbara (Feb. 17)...assisted on five-consecutive putouts at San Diego State (May 4)....started first five games of the season...became fifth Bronco freshman to record a hit in first plate appearance...hit .438 (7-for-16) with two doubles and five runs during debut weekend at Aggie Stampede (Feb. 10-12)...named to CollegeSportsMadness.com All-Mountain West Second Team.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Glencoe under head coach Jacy Jukkala, started all 101 games she played in her high school career... guided the Crimson Tide to a 111-10 record and a berth in the state tournament each season...Kreiger helped Glencoe to the 5A state championship game each of her first three seasons, bringing home the first-place trophy in 2010 with a 29-2 record...the Crimson Tide reached the 6A quarterfinals in her senior season... three-time all-state first team honoree...batted .422 as a freshman in 2008 to earn second-team all-league and all-state honors at second base...named first-team all-state as a sophomore after moving to shortstop and hitting .466 with five home runs, 39 runs scored, 36 RBI...and a .953 fielding percentage...repeated first-team honors as a junior with a .422 batting average, 38 runs scored and 34 driven in...team captain as a senior...batted .457 with 15 extra-base hits and 28 RBI...earned first-team all-league and all-state for third time...played on 2011 summer circuit with Oregon Thunder for head coach Nolan Meeuwsen...five-year member of Northwest Blaze travel team...led Northwest Blaze to 2009 ASA 16A National Championship with a .390 batting average and 54 RBI...squad named 2009 Nike Team of the Year at the Oregon Sports Awards...four-year honor roll student and member of National Honor Society...two-year letterwinner in volleyball...team captain and honorable mention all-league as a senior...also lettered once in basketball...bats and throws right-handed...plans to study health sciences.