Broncos open season this weekend against Gonzaga, Portland State and No. 4 Washington at Bronco Gym.
There are five days until the Boise State volleyball season begins.
The first of four preview articles featuring the Broncos.
The Broncos return five starters and eight letterwinners
INDOOR CAREER SUMMARY
- Hayes is a two-sport athlete competing in both indoor and sand volleyball for the Broncos.
- Reshirted do to a injury as a true freshman during the 2013 indoor season.
2013 - REDSHIRT
- Did not play in any matches.
SAND CAREER SUMMARY
- Member of the 2014 inaugural sand volleyball team at Boise State.
- Saw action in five matches going 2-3 overall paired with senior Sarah Horton, went 2-2 at No. 2 pairs.
SUMMIT HIGH SCHOOL
- A 2013 graduate of Summit High School in Bend, Ore. ... three-year starter for the Storm's varsity team playing for coach Jill Waskom ... helped SHS to the 2011 Oregon State Championship, two Inter Mountain Conference titles and a runner-up finish ... also a letterwinner in track where as a junior she placed third at state in the high jump and fourth in the triple jump.
- VOLLEYBALL HONORS: As a senior named all-state first team, all-state tournament first team, Inter Mountain Conference Player of the Year, first-team all-conference and team captain ... Overall: all-state once, two-time all-state tournament team as junior and senior ... three-time all-conference first team ... league MVP once.
- Played club ball for Rimrock Volleyball Club of Prineville, Ore., where her coach was Joel Kent.