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#14 Brooke Boggs
Position: Defensive Specialist
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
City/State: Wildwood, Mo.
High School: Lafayette

2012: Senior at Creighton
• Named to MVC Scholar-Athlete First Team in 2012.
• Defensive specialist who played in every match while starting four times.
• Ranked 36th in the MVC in digs per set and 34th in service aces per set.
• Ranked third in program history with 124 matches played.
• Honored with MVC Service & Leadership Award on Nov. 5th, an award given to a student-athlete in good academic standing, who demonstrates good citizenship through good sportsmanship and significant community service.
• Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District VII Second Team.
• Winner of the MVC’s Elite 18 Award for having the best GPA of any participant in the MVC Tournament title match.
• Has 10 matches with double-digit digs this season, with a career-high of 24 in 3-2 win at Northern Iowa (11/3).
• Dug 15 balls in season-opener vs. UCF (8/24).
• Tied career-high with two kills vs. Syracuse (8/31).
• Had 10 digs in four-set win over UNI (10/5).
• Tied season-high with two aces vs. Bradley (10/6).
• Finished with 12 digs in Senior Night win vs. Illinois State that clinched program’s first MVC title (11/10).
• Dug 14 balls in 3-2 win at Wichita State that clinched outright title (11/16).
• Had an ace on match point in MVC Tournament title game victory vs. Wichita State (11/24).
• Led team in service attempts.
• Creighton was 18-0 when she has eight or more digs this year.
• Led team in aces seven times and digs once this fall.
• Attended same high school (Lafayette HS) as Major Leaguers Ryan Howard and David Freese.

2011: Junior at Creighton

• Named to MVC Scholar-Athlete Honorable-Mention squad with her 3.891 GPA in health administration and policy.
• Defensive specialist who played in every match while starting 17.
• Had seven aces in Blue-White exhibition match (Aug. 20).
• Had 12 digs vs. UTSA in season-opener (Aug. 26) and 10 more digs that afternoon at Texas A&M.
• Put down two kills at Texas A&M (Aug. 27).
• Had 20 digs in three matches at the Ameritas Players Challenge, including eight digs vs. Saint Mary’s (Sept. 10).
• Had 10 digs in back-to-back matches vs. Illinois State (Sept. 30) and Indiana State (Oct. 1).
• Tied career-high with 14 digs vs. Bradley (Oct. 14).
• Had 10 digs vs. Wichita State (Nov. 4).
• Had 13 digs at No. 12 Northern Iowa (Nov. 11), then had 12 more digs one night later at Bradley (Nov. 12).
• Dug 10 balls at Drake on Nov. 19 in five-set win.
• Owned double-digit digs in 11 contests, including the last four.

2010: Sophomore at Creighton
• Started 21 matches while playing in all 33 contests.
• Owned 19 different matches with 10 or more digs.
• Had 13 digs in sweep of Wake Forest (Sept. 4) and 15 digs against Central Michigan (Sept. 11).
• Had 14 digs in MVC-opening win at Southern Illinois (Sept. 17).
• Notched 15 digs vs. Wichita State (Oct. 9).
• Recorded career-high two kills at No. 14 Northern Iowa (Oct. 23).
• Had career-high 17 digs at Wichita State (Nov. 5).
• Produced 15 digs vs. Southern Illinois (Nov. 20).
• Had 14 digs in MVC Tournament final at No. 11 Northern Iowa (Nov. 27).
• Had 16 digs and an ace in NCAA Tournament win over No. 16 Iowa State (Dec. 3).
• Finished fourth on the team in digs, finishing with 311 on the season.
• Had eight different matches with at least one kill, eclipsing her 2009 kill total of one.

2009: Freshman at Creighton
• Started the season-opener vs. Texas Tech (Aug. 28), finishing with three digs.
• Made 11 starts while appearing in 27 matches overall.
• Had season-best 12 digs at Dayton (Sept. 12).
• Played several points at setter vs. Southern Illinois (Nov. 13), recording one assist.
• Had 10 digs in MVC Tournament sweep over Drake (Nov. 26).

Lafayette High School

• Averaged 4.36 kills and 3.99 digs per set while hitting .334 as an outside hitter her senior season.
• Also owned team-high 96 aces in just 89 sets played for her senior season.
• Named first-team all-state as a senior and was also first-team all-conference three times.
• Helped the Lancers to a 33-3 season as a senior and a 109-23 mark overall in four years.
• Owns school records for single-match kills (25), attack attempts (66) and digs (32), as well as the mark with 190 career aces.
• Attended same high school as former Missouri State star and 2006 Major League Baseball MVP Ryan Howard.
• Named the top scholar-athlete at her high school and named a 2008 PrepVolleyball.com Second-Team Academic All-American.
• Also honored by PrepVolleyball.com as a Defensive Dandies Dandy Lion second-team pick.
• Was one of PrepVolleyball.com’s “Sophomore 79” honorable-mention picks and chosen to the “Freshman 59” by same site.
• Coached in high school by Steve Burkard.
• Club coaches with the Rockwood Thunder were Chris Landwehr and Ben O’Day.

Creighton Awards & Honors
2009-10    Dean’s List
2009-10    MVC Academic Honor Roll
2010    ESPN/CoSIDA Academic All-District VII Third Team
2010-11    Dean’s List
2010-11    MVC Academic Honor Roll
2010-11    MVC Commissioner’s Academic Excellence Award
2011    MVC Scholar-Athlete Team Honorable-Mention
2011-12    Dean’s List
2011-12    MVC Academic Honor Roll
2011-12    MVC Commissioner’s Academic Excellence Award

More About Brooke
Full Name: Brooke Renee Boggs
Birthday: March 8, 1991
Birthplace: Effingham, Ill.
Parents: Ron and Michelle Boggs
Siblings: Blake (23) and Brett (15)
Major: Health Administration and Policy
Hobbies: Baking and hanging out with friends
Favorite Volleyball Memory: Going to the 2010 NCAA Tourney and winning our first match vs. Iowa State
Favorite TV Show: Modern Family
Why Creighton: Team, coaches, academics
2012 Summer Job: Internship at Alegent
Teams I Wish We Would Play: Hawaii, at their place
Favorite Part of the Ryan Center/D.J. Sokol Arena: How loud it gets on gamedays
Favorite Vacation Spots: Bahamas
Favorite Athlete: David Freese