Boise State was nationally ranked and/or received votes in at least one poll for six consecutive weeks, March 8-April 5, 2022…The Broncos were No. 23 in the Extra Inning Softball Poll, 29 March, the highest ranking in school history.
CONFRONT THE CONFERENCE HOST
Boise State (27-8, 6-3 MW) is tied for third with UNLV in conference standings… Utah State is in second place with a 7-2 mark… the San Diego State (27-11, 11-1) leads the conference and entertains the Broncos for a three-game series, April 14-16… The Aztecs are No. 24 in D1Softbal.com’s current poll.
WIN ON THE ROAD
Boise State has won 24 games away from Dona Larsen Park… only top-ranked Oklahoma (28) has won more neutral/road games this season… overall winning percentage (.771) is tied for 18th nationally.
BOISE STATE IN NATIONAL RANKINGS
Ground Percentage (.981)-4th
Doubles games per game (0.49) -14th
Double games (17) – tied for 17th
Doubles per game (1.77) -10th
Runs per game (6.83) -10th
Hit Percentage (.548) -15th
Home runs per game (1.43) -16th
Races (239) – tied for 19th
Home runs (50)-20th
On Base Percentage (.403) -23rd
FOLLOW THE ACTION
Live stats and live streaming (San Diego State announcers) for all games are available on Boise State’s website, BroncoSports.com.
SERIES WITH THE AZTECS
San Diego State leads the series 15-13… Aztecs lead San Diego 7-6… The Broncos won two of three games, March 29-31, 2018, when they last met on the road with the Aztecs.
HALL WIN WEEKLY HONORS
Junior Kelsey Room is Mountain West’s reigning Player of the Week for the second time this season … battered .545 (6 for 11) with two home runs and three RBIs as the Broncos beat UC Davis and swept a three-game series against Nevada…posted a 1,091 slugging percentage and 1,758 OPS…the second time this season Hall won MW Player of the Week (March 7-13) when she was also named co-player National of the Week by Extra Inning Softball.
Boise State has won 27 games this season, surpassing last year’s total of 20 (45 games)…compared to the Broncos’ two NCAA playoff appearances, the 2018 team was 24-11 (finished 40-16) and the 2019 team was 26-9 (finished 36-16)…the total wins in 2018 is a school record and the fewest losses (11) came in the 2020 campaign shortened by COVID-19… Boise State has 15 games remaining on its regular season schedule.