Top-Ranked Toreros Sweep Series

No. 19 USD was nearly flawless in its sweep of BYU in its first trip to Provo. (Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

 PROVO - No. 19 San Diego swept the series, its second of the year in league action, with the BYU baseball team after a 12-6 victory at Miller Park, Saturday.

No. 19 San Diego Wins 13-2

Senior Wes Guenther recorded an RBI single in the sixth inning in BYU's 13-2 loss to San Diego on Friday. (Photo by Jon Hardy/BYU)

PROVO, Utah – No. 19 San Diego further solidified its place atop the West Coast Conference standings with a 13-2 victory over the BYU baseball team, Friday, at Larry H. Miller Field.

"This team has been crazy to watch, top to bottom," said BYU head coach Vance Law. "I'm very impressed with their coaches and players, and how well they play. We knew they were good but whatever we pitched to them, it didn't matter, they hit hard."

Willard Whacks WAC Record, BYU Crushes Nevada

(Photo by Jonathan Hardy/BYU Photo)

RENO, Nev. - Four home runs, including a three-run shot by Delaney Willard that made the senior the new Western Athletic Conference RBI single-season record holder, led the BYU softball team to an 8-0 win at Nevada on Friday.

Sander Selected For U.S. World League

(Photo by Ryan Faulkner/BYU)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Taylor Sander of the BYU men's volleyball team has been chosen to be part of a 25-player roster to compete for the 2012 FIVB World League as a member of the U.S. Men's National Volleyball Team.

The team can choose 14 players from that roster to compete in each of the 2012 FIVB World League weekends. Different rosters can be selected for each weekend and even the final round. 

Sander joins former BYU players Ryan Millar, Rich Lambourne and Russell Holmes on the roster. 

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Toney Tabbed Academic All-Region

(Photo by Jon Hardy/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah - BYU senior softball player Stacie Toney was named to the Capital One CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 Team for her efforts as an all-around student-athlete.

Toney is an elementary education major with a 3.77 GPA and was one of four infielders named to the District 8 Team which comprises schools from eight western states and Canda. Playing second base for the majority of the season, Toney is the only Utah native to be named Academic All-Region from any division in any region.

No. 19 San Diego Solidifies First Place

Austin Hall had a two-run single and a double in a 14-7 loss to No. 19 San Diego. (Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah – No. 19 San Diego took a two-game lead over BYU baseball to solidify its first place league standing with a 14-7 victory Thursday at Larry H. Miller Field.

The Toreros (34-11, 11-5) stayed atop the West Coast Conference thanks to a pinch-hit, two-run single from Jon Hotta in the seventh inning to regain the lead, 8-7. 

Starting pitcher Desmond Poulson held on to the BYU (18-19, 7-6) lead, after a pair of doubles between the third and fourth, until he was retired in the seventh.

BYU and Boise State to play Thursday, Sept. 20 on ESPN

Football Blog | May 03, 2012 - Posted by Brett Pyne at 6:57 pm | Updated: May 3, 2012 7:01 pm | Permalink

BYU’s 2012 football schedule has changed.

The BYU vs. Boise State game in Boise, Idaho, originally scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 22, will now be played on Thursday, Sept. 20. The game will be broadcast nationally on ESPN. The kick time for the game will be announced at a later date.

Nevada Series Rounds Out WAC Regular Season

(Photo by Jon Hardy/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah - In its last regular season games of the year, the BYU softball team will take on Nevada this Friday and Saturday in a three-game series.

BYU (37-13, 12-4 WAC) is still fighting with Hawai'i and Fresno State for the top three seeds in next week's WAC Tournament and will look to extend its current eight-game win streak when the Cougars travel to Reno to face the Wolf Pack (21-31, 9-9).

Nevada
Fri., May 4
3 p.m. PT

Sat., May 5
1 p.m. & 3 p.m. PT

BYU Uses Eight Innings to Get By UVU

JC Clayton went 4 for 5 with two runs against Utah Valley. (Photo by Jon Hardy/BYU Photo)

OREM, Utah - BYU's JC Clayton had four hits and Tori Almond totaled nine strikeouts in a complete game as the Cougar softball team got by Utah Valley 7-4 in eight innings on Wednesday.

BYU (37-13) out-hit the Wolverines 14-4 and committed just one error to UVU's five, but 16 runners left on base helped Utah Valley scored a run in the bottom of the seventh to tie the game.