Cougars cruise past first-place San Francisco 14-4

Following Colton Shaver's (right) home run he gets a tip of the cap from Dillon Robinson en route to a 14-4 victory over first-place San Francisco Thursday night at Miller Park. (Photo by Mark A Philbrick/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah—Colton Shaver's homer in the seven-run second inning and his five RBI of the night led BYU baseball past San Francisco in a 14-4 victory Thursday night at Miller Park.

The Cougar victory stopped a nine-game conference win streak for the first-place Dons (22-21, 14-5 West Coast Conference). The win also brought BYU (19-19, 9-7 WWC) back to .500 for the second time this season.

Five Cougars earn All-MPSF awards

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PROVO, Utah—Five BYU men's volleyball players received Mountain Pacific Sports Federation honors Thursday, with Michael Hatch, Jake Langlois, Matt Underwood, Phil Fuchs and Brenden Sander receiving awards.

Bull fans 10 as Cougars top Aggies 8-1

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PROVO, Utah – Sophomore ace McKenna Bull’s 10 strikeouts led BYU softball to an 8-1 victory over Utah State in nonconference action Wednesday night at Gail Miller Field.

BYU softball's Gordy Bravo thriving in the program's unique environment

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Haws named Utah Collegiate Male Athlete of the Year

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SALT LAKE CITY – BYU senior guard Tyler Haws was named the Utah Collegiate Male Athlete of the Year at the Governor’s State of Sport Awards Tuesday night at EnergySolutions Arena.

Haws finished his senior season third in the nation and first in the WCC in scoring at 22.2 points per game while also averaging 4.5 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game. The senior guard out of Alpine, Utah, concluded his decorated career as BYU’s all-time scoring leader with 2,720 points.

Two Colton Shaver homers propel BYU baseball to Deseret First Duel win over Utah

Colton Shaver celebrates with teammates after one of his two homers in a 7-6 victory over Utah in Provo on Tuesday. (Photo by Mark A Philbrick/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah – Colton Shaver’s two home runs helped BYU baseball beat Utah in game two the Deseret First Duel Tuesday night at Larry H. Miller Field.

“It’s pretty special what Colton does,” BYU head coach Mike Littlewood said. “His approach as a freshman and being able to protect Dillon Robinson in the lineup, he’s just been great for us.”

Hatch to train with U.S. U-23 women's national team

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PROVO, Utah – BYU junior forward Ashley Hatch has been selected to train with the U.S. U-23 women's national team in Lakewood Ranch, Florida, April 26 through May 3.

Sander named AVCA Player of the Week

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PROVO, Utah – After earning conference player of the week as well as Off the Block National Freshman of the Week honors, BYU outside hitter Brenden Sander was named Sports Imports/AVCA Division I-II Player of the Week for helping the No. 6 Cougars upset top-ranked Hawai’i in consecutive nights last week.

The award is the first of Sander’s career and the 25th overall for BYU (17-9, 14-8 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation).

Sander named MPSF Player of the Week

PROVO, Utah – Freshman outside hitter Brenden Sander was named the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Player of the Week, the league announced Monday, after leading No. 6 BYU men’s volleyball to a pair of upset wins against No. 1 Hawai’I last week. 

Bartley and Neilson to transfer from BYU

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PROVO, Utah – BYU coach Dave Rose announced today that guard Frank Bartley IV and forward Isaac Neilson will transfer from the program.

Bartley, a 6-3 sophomore from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, played two seasons for the Cougars. As a freshman, he averaged 3.9 points and 2.1 rebounds. In 33 games this past season, Bartley posted averages of 2.5 points and 1.8 rebounds and assisted on 39 baskets.