Mahoney's 15 strikeouts paces BYU over Portland

Junior ace Kolton Mahoney recorded a career-high 15 strikeouts to help BYU knock off Portland Thursday night at Larry H. Miller Field. (Photo by BYU Photo/Mark Philbrick)

PROVO, Utah – A career-high 15 strikeouts for junior ace Kolton Mahoney and some timely hitting in the eighth inning helped BYU baseball beat Portland 3-2 Thursday night.

“I can’t say enough about Kolton,” head coach Mike Littlewood said. “He just kept going out every inning and really gave us a chance to win, he was outstanding tonight.”

Cougars nominated for State of Sport Awards

PROVO, Utah — BYU women's volleyball has received four nominations for Utah’s Fourth-Annual Governor’s State of Sport Awards.

Alexa Gray and Jennifer Hamson (volleyball & basketball) both received nominations for Collegiate Female Athlete of the Year, head coach Shawn Olmstead collected a nomination for Coach of the Year and the entire Cougar squad received a nod as Team of the Year.

Men's volleyball collects 2015 Y Awards

(Photo by BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah—BYU men's volleyball garnered accolades Wednesday night at the Marriott Center as the team celebrated academic and athletic success during the 2015 Y Awards ceremony.

Women's volleyball collects 2015 Y Awards

(Photo by BYU Photo/Jaren Wilkey)

PROVO, Utah—BYU women's volleyball garnered several accolades Wednesday night at the Marriott Center as the team celebrated academic and athletic success during the 2015 Y Awards ceremony.

BYU Baseball Series with Portland

BYU Baseball will host Portland in a three-game series starting Thursday April 2 through Saturday April 4 at Miller Park.

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BYU celebrates annual Y Awards

(Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah—BYU Athletics celebrated athletic and academic success at the 2015 Y Awards ceremony Wednesday night at the Marriott Center.

Seventeen student-athletes, two coaches and two teams were honored as part of this year’s Y Awards. Among the honorees were women’s volleyball player Alexa Gray, named Female Athlete of the Year, as well as men’s basketball player Tyler Haws, who was named Male Athlete of the Year.

Football Alumni Day this Friday

(Photo by Mark A Philbrick/BYU Photo)

BYU football will hold its annual spring Alumni Day on Friday in conjunction with the final day of spring practices.

All football alumni and family are encouraged and welcome to attend the following events that will take place on Friday.

BYU Football Alumni Day—Friday, April 3

3:00 p.m.Q&A with Coach Mendenhall and members of the BYU coaching staff (Football Team Room, Student Athlete Building, Second Floor)

Bailey, Eaton garner AP All-America Honorable Mention citations

PROVO, Utah—BYU’s Morgan Bailey and Lexi Eaton were named 2014-15 AP Women’s All-America Honorable Mention. It is the first All-American honor for both.

Bailey was named the 2015 West Coast Conference Player of the Year, while Eaton was named the 2015 WCC Women’s Basketball Championships MVP last month.

Hofstedt's five RBI leads Cougars over Aggies

(Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

LOGAN, Utah – A career day for Lacey Hofstedt led BYU softball to a 13-2 win over Utah State Tuesday afternoon at Johnson Field.

Hofstedt cashed in for a career-high five RBI in the game on 2-for-2 hitting.

Return to host WCC play vs. Portland

Coach Littlewood and his team host Portland in a three-game series starting Thursday.
A confidence-boosting upset helps BYU’s baseball team as it returns to league action at home against Portland starting Thursday.