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BYU wraps up day one at Last Chance Meet in Provo

Men's Track & Field Blog | May 12, 2017 - Posted by Sydney Jorgensen at 5:57 pm | Updated: May 12, 2017 6:21 pm | Permalink

After a successful day of competition at the Last Chance Meet, several athletes improved their individual times and marks to earn regional qualifying marks.

Clark Brown ran a personal best in the 100m with a time of 10.31 while Derek Sorensen added a personal record of his own with a time of 10.52.

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Shaver hits and pitches in tournament-clinching slugfest win

Colton Shaver knocked in three runs and got five outs on the mound in No. 18 BYU's 23-19 win over Portland on Thursday. (Photo by BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah – Colton Shaver hit and pitched effectively in No. 18 BYU baseball's West Coast Conference tournament-clinching 23-19 win against Portland Thursday night at Larry H. Miller Field.

"I've never seen a game like that before," BYU head coach Mike Littlewood said. "It was just perseverance. I told the guys it was going to be a long game, and we just needed to keep playing."

Rose announces hiring of Heath Schroyer as an assistant coach

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PROVO, Utah – BYU head basketball coach Dave Rose announced today the hiring of Heath Schroyer as an assistant coach.

“We’re very excited to have a coach of Heath’s caliber join our staff,” Rose said. “He will be a great fit with our coaches and players. Heath has had success everywhere he’s been and brings knowledge, experience and a work ethic second to none.”

Bell, Thompson named to 2017 WCC All-Academic Team

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SAN BRUNO, Calif. – Seniors Lauren Bell and Ashley Thompson were named to the 2017 West Coast Conference Softball All-Academic Team, as announced by the conference on Thursday.

Bell and Thompson were both recognized for their pursuit of academic excellence in conjunction with their contributions to their team. Additionally, senior McKenzie St. Clair received all-academic honorable mention.

Regular-season finale at Saint Mary's this weekend

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PROVO, Utah – Following a pair of wins early in the week, No. 20 BYU softball wraps up regular season and West Coast Conference play with a three-game series at Saint Mary’s this weekend.

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BYU (42-10, 12-0 WCC) is looking to finish up conference play undefeated for the first time in program history at Saint Mary’s (16-29, 2-10 WCC). The Cougars have won 21 games in a row after winning in-state matchups against Utah Valley and Utah State.

No. 18 Cougars fall in 13 innings to Utah but win Deseret First Duel

Brennon Anderson of No. 18 hit a two-run homer in the third inning of a 7-6 loss to Utah in 13 innings on Tuesday. (Photo by BYU Photo/Jaren Wilkey)

PROVO, Utah – No. 18 BYU baseball fell 7-6 in 13 innings Utah on Tuesday in the Deseret First Duel at Larry H. Miller Field.

"I'm pretty proud of our team and proud of our pitchers," BYU head coach Mike Littlewood said. "It was a war of attrition tonight. Credit Utah for making pitches and getting key hits when they needed them."

No. 20 BYU defeats Utah State, finishes with undefeated record at home

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PROVO, Utah – A well-rounded team effort helped No. 20 BYU softball take down Utah State 4-1 for the Cougars' final home game of the season on Tuesday night at Gail Miller Field.

"Our focus remains one pitch at a time, one game at a time, and we did that again tonight, " BYU head coach Gordon Eakin said. "We put together a solid game in all three areas: offense, defense and pitching."

BYU women’s teams ranked No. 22 in Capital One Cup Winter Standings

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PROVO, Utah – Thanks to strong performances by women’s volleyball, soccer and cross country in the fall, BYU is currently ranked No. 22 in the Women’s Cup of the Capital One Cup Winter Standings.

For the fifth-straight season, the women’s volleyball team advanced to the round of 16 in the NCAA Tournament. Led by senior All-America middle blocker Amy Boswell, the Cougars finished with a 28-4 record, won the West Coast Conference title and posted a final national ranking of No. 8 in the AVCA Coaches Poll.

Jahshire Hardnett signs a National Letter of Intent to play for BYU

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PROVO, Utah – BYU coach Dave Rose announced today that Jahshire Hardnett has signed a National Letter of Intent and will play for the Cougars in 2017-18.

Hardnett, a 6-foot guard from Gulfport, Mississippi, comes to Provo from Chipola College in Marianna, Florida. He will be a sophomore in 2017-18 and have three years of eligibility at BYU.