There are eight days until the Boise State volleyball season begins.
Broncos picked two spots higher than they finished in 2013.
The first of four preview articles featuring the Broncos.
The Broncos return five starters and eight letterwinners
Gammel leads Broncos to victory in season finale with 11 kills
Boise State volleyball photo gallery for Colorado State match on Oct. 31, 2013.
Boise State volleyball photo gallery for Nevada match on Sept. 12, 2013.
Boise State volleyball photo gallery for Sacramento State match on Sept. 14, 2013.
Boise State volleyball photo gallery for San Diego State match on Oct. 26, 2013.
Boise State volleyball photo gallery for Wyoming match on Nov. 2, 2013.
INDOOR CAREER SUMMARY
- Hubbard competes in both indoor and sand volleyball for Boise State as a two-sport athlete.
- Played all 30 matches as a true freshman during the indoor season as the libero.
- Dig total of 428 during the 2013 campaign tied for sixth most all-time in a season at Boise State.
- Statistically has three kills (0.03 kps), 100 assists (0.89 aps), 25 service aces (0.22 saps), 428 digs (3.82 dps) and 28 points (0.25 pps).
- CAREER RANKINGS: Tied for 13th in career assists (100) and 14th in digs (428) during the rally scoring era at Boise State.
- CAREER HIGHS: one kills (three times), eight assists versus North Texas (Sept. 13, 2013), three services aces (two times), 26 digs against Gonzaga (Aug. 31, 2013) and four points at Utah State (Sept. 21, 2013).
2013 - FRESHMAN HIGHLIGHTS
- Played in all 30 matches as a libero/defensive specialist ... one of two Broncos to play in all 112 sets during the season.
- Recorded three kills, 100 assists, 25 service aces and 428 digs for a total of 28 points.
- Led team in digs, third in assists and second in aces ... ranked 13th in conference for services aces per set at 0.22 and sixth in digs at 3.81 dps ... either led or was tied for the lead in digs during 26 of Boise State's 30 matches.
- Dig total of 428 tied for sixth most all-time in a season at Boise State.
- First action as a Bronco came in the season opener against fifth-ranked Washington (Aug. 30) at the Northwest Challenge in Portland, Ore., when she recorded two assists, two service aces and nine digs ... tallied a career-best 26 digs in Broncos' 3-2 victory over Gonzaga (Aug. 31) at the Northwest Challenge ... 24 digs at San Diego State (Nov. 21) ... 22 digs in Boise State's 3-2 win at UNLV (Nov. 23) ... served up three aces on two occasions against Utah State (Sept. 21) and versus Grand Canyon (Oct. 7).
SAND CAREER SUMMARY
- Member of Boise State's 2014 inaugural sand volleyball team.
- Redshirted during the sand season do to injury.
SANTA FE CHRISTIAN HIGH SCHOOL
- 2013 graduate of Santa Fe Christian High School in Solona Beach, Calif.
- Four-year starter for the Eagles varsity team by Gail Malone and Jackie Bernardin.
- Helped team to a third place finish in state as a sophomore, reached quarterfinals as senior ... team made four-straight region tournament appearances ... one league title and one runner-up finish.
- As a senior averaged 2.9 kills per set and a hitting percentage of 35.4 percent ... as a junior averaged 3.5 kills per set and hit 38 percent.
- VOLLEYBALL HONORS: Three-time all-region, first-team as a senior ... three-time all-conference, first team as a junior ... second-team All-North County during junior year ... two-time team MVP and team captain ... California Challenge All-Tournament Team senior year ... as a junior named to the Beach Cities Invitational and West Hills Classic All-Tournament Teams ... San Diego Union-Tribune Athlete of the Week during senior season.
- OTHER HONORS: Scholastic standout as a four-time member of the National Honor Society ... San Diego Union-Tribune All-Academic Team as a senior.
- Played club ball for Coast Volleyball Club of San Diego, Calif., from 2008-2012.