After 9-year absence BYU women's golf makes return to NCAA Champs.

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WCC champion Cougars headed to NCAA Championships

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PROVO, Utah — BYU will participate in the 2016 NCAA Division I Women’s Golf Championships held May 19-25 at the Eugene County Club in Eugene, Oregon.

The Cougars will compete alongside 23 other teams that qualified from one of four regional competitions held May 5-7 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Bryan, Texas; Shoal Creek, Alabama; and Stanford, California. Six teams and three individuals not on a qualifying team advanced to the national championships from each regional site. Of the 384 regional participants, just 132 advanced to the finals.

Anderson named Rawlings WCC Player of Week heading into Utah game

Brennon Anderson was named Rawlings WCC Player of the Week for his performance heading into the final week of the regular season. (Photo by BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah (May 16, 2016)—Brennon Anderson has been named the Rawlings West Coast Conference Player of the Week as BYU baseball begins its final week of the regular season.

The Cougar sophomore raised his batting average from .319 to .341 in the four games last week, batting .538 with a slugging percentage of 1.000. He hit a pair of two-run homers in the San Francisco series, including the game-winning RBI in BYU's 12-6 victory.

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Purcell named to New Zealand Tall Ferns Squad

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PROVO, Utah—Junior forward Kalani Purcell has been named to the 14-member New Zealand National Team, the Tall Ferns Basketball Team, for its upcoming tour of China.

The team will tour China and Europe ahead of the Olympic Qualifying Tournament in June in France.

This is Purcell’s third time playing on the Tall Ferns National Team, previously on the team in 2013 and in 2015. She was also on the U17 New Zealand National Team in 2008.

Kalani Purcell named to Tall Ferns 14-member New Zealand team

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NCAA Regionals
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Loss 0-2
May 20, 201605/20/16SFBLouisvillePreviewColumbia, MO
University Field
Win 6-4
May 19, 201605/19/16SFBNo. 15 MissouriPreviewColumbia, MO
University Field
Loss 0-9 (5)

BYU softball headed to Columbia Regional

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PROVO, Utah – West Coast Conference champion BYU softball is going to Columbia, Missouri, to face the No. 15 overall tournament seed Missouri Tigers in the NCAA Regionals on Thursday.

“We are excited to be a part of this year's NCAA tournament," BYU head coach Gordon Eakin said. "We are equally excited to play in a great regional with three great opponents. It will be a challenge, but that is what the NCAA tournament is all about."

Six-run eighth inning paves way to 9-3 win at San Francisco

Keaton Cenatiempo only gave up two hits in five innings to secure the win in a 9-3 victory at San Francisco on Saturday. (Photo by BYU Photo/Jaren Wilkey)

SAN FRANCISCO (May 14, 2016)—A 9-3 victory over the University of San Francisco on Saturday afternoon put BYU baseball back in first place contention in the West Coast Conference.

The Cougars, now 34-14 overall and 15-9 in the WCC, took the series and eliminated the Dons from qualifying for the conference tournament.

San Francisco concludes its league play with a 14-13 record and takes a 20-33 into the final week of the regular season.

Balanced effort leads BYU to doubleheader split at San Diego

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SAN DIEGO – BYU softball capped off the West Coast Conference season with a doubleheader split at San Diego on Saturday, dropping the first 5-2 and winning the second 9-3 to take the series.