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