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2018-2019 Team Tryouts

TEAM TRY-OUTS: (We will keep 13 Men and 13 Women for the team.)

Oct. 1, 3, 5 (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday)
6 - 8 A.M.

 

Come and show your stuff! We are looking for both men and women.

We invite all levels of play to try out – beginner, intermediate, and advanced. Athletes must participate on all 3 days to be considered for the team.

1ST OFFICIAL PRACTICE:
October 8: Required practice for full team.

 

To learn more, visit our website at racquetball.byu.edu or email byuracquetball@gmail.com.

2018 National Team Selection

Great job to the entire team as they completed the Challenge Ladder over the last 6 weeks. Everyone played very well and the matches were very close. Congratulations to the top six finishers for both men and women that will represent us at Nationals in Minnesota next month!

 

Men

Michael Goodman

Nic Smith

Zac Brown

Lincoln Cluff

Jordan Ellsworth

Spencer Bankhead

 

Women

Krista Yourstone

Emmalee Hitchcock

Victoria Lionetti

Chloe Durrans

Krystal Bowen

Leena Hwang

Come Join for the Annual BYU Tournament!

When:
February 8-10 (Thursday, Friday and Saturday)

Thursday and Friday play starts at 6:00 p.m. and goes to 10:00 p.m.

Saturday play starts at 8:00 A.M. and goes to 2:00 P.M.

Who:

YOU!! And anyone affiliated with BYU!

All skill levels are welcome! Beginning beginner to Advanced please come support your BYU Racquetball Team. Players from the BYU team and other colleges will also be in attendance.

How:

1. Go to Richards Building (RB) 112.

2. Ask to sign up for the BYU racquetball tournament.

3. Pay $15.00 and fill out the racquetball form.

4. Hand in $ and form.

5. Show up at the RB courts on Thursday, February 8th at 6:00 P.M.

 

To learn more, visit racquetball.byu.edu or contact Paul Snyder at 801-636-6555.

 

2017 - 2018 Friday Callbacks

Hi Everyone,

Thank you to all that participated in our tryouts this morning. Congrats to all of the men and women that solidified their spots on the team today. Below is the list of men we would like to see back on Friday. Congratulations and see you Friday!

Men                                                                                                    

Josh Bean

Dallas Heiner

Nathan Pehrson

Ammon Gerber

Danny Packer

David Murdock

 

Congratulations to the following men and women for making the team this year!

Men                                                                                         Women

 

Nic Smith                                                                                Krista Yourstone

Lincoln Cluff                                                                          Emmalee Packer

Michael Goodman                                                                  Chloe Durrans

Zac Brown                                                                              Maddie Hyland

Spencer Bankhead                                                                  Jane Harlan

Jordan Ellsworth                                                                     Betsy Walker

Joel Armstrong                                                                       Nicole Vandenverken

Dan Walton                                                                             Deana Mugimu

Marco Verdeja                                                                        Leena Hwang

                                                                                                Melissa Larson

                                                                                                Alyson Carleton

2017 - 2018 Wednesday Callbacks

Hi Everyone,

Thank you to all that participated in our tryouts this morning. You each played very well and we are excited by the level of ability seen so far this year. Below is the list of men and women we would like to see back on Wednesday. Congratulations and see you Wednesday!

Men                                                                                                     Women

Nathan Pehrson                                                                                   Krystal Bowen

Joel Armstrong                                                                                   Victoria Lionetti

Josh Bean                                                                                            Jane Harlan

David Murdock                                                                                   Deana Mugimu

Dallas Heiner                                                                                      Nicole Murdock

Jonathan Ricks                                                                                    Kassidy Harding

Danny Packer                                                                                     

Marco Verdeja                                                                                   

Jacob Tovar                                                                                        

Dan Walton                                                                                        

Ammon Gerber

Ben Allen

 

Tryout Dates Announced for 2017-2018

TEAM TRY-OUTS: (We will keep 13 Men and 13 Women for the team.)

Oct. 2, 4, 6 (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday)
6 - 8 A.M.

 

Come and show your stuff! We are looking for both men and women.

We invite all levels of play to try out – beginner, intermediate, and advanced. Athletes must participate on all 3 days to be considered for the team.

1ST OFFICIAL PRACTICE:
October 9: Required practice for full team.

 

To learn more, visit our website at racquetball.byu.edu or email byuracquetball@gmail.com.

Nationals 2017

2017 National Championships

Congratulations to the 2017 BYU team’s great performance in Fountain Valley, California last week! The men took 5th place, the women took 3rd place and overall the team took 4th place! Below is the position breakdown and how each person performed. This year’s team also featured 9 All-American’s and a National Champion. Congratulations on another great year!

Preston Snyder – 1st Place – Men’s #1 Red Division
Spencer Burr – 1st Place– Men’s #2 Blue Division
Joseph Thiriot – 4th Place – Men’s #3 Gold Division – All American
Michael Goodman – 2nd Place – Men’s #4 Gold Division – All American
Nic Smith – 4th Place – Men’s #5 Gold Division – All American
Jed Cromwell – 2nd Place – Men’s #6 Gold Division – All American

Spencer Burr and Nic Smith – Men’s #1 Doubles – Round of 16
Preston Snyder and Michael Goodman – Men’s #2 Doubles – Quarter Finalists
Joseph Thiriot and Jed Cromwell – Men’s #3 Doubles – 3rd Place

Lindsey Raven – 3rd Place – Women’s #1 Blue Division
Krista Yourstone – 4th Place – Women’s #2 Gold Division – All American
Jessica Smith –3rd Place – Women’s #3 Gold Division – All American
Emmalee Packer – 3rd Place – Women’s #4 Gold Division – All American
Brittany Caldwell – 2nd Place – Women’s #5 Gold Division - All American
Chloe Durrans – 1st Place – Women’s #6 Gold Division – National Champion

Lindsey Raven and Krista Yourstone – Women’s #1 Doubles – Quarter Finalists
Jessica Smith and Brittany Caldwell – Women’s #2 Doubles – 3rd Place
Emmalee Packer and Chloe Durrans – Women’s #3 Doubles - 2nd Place

 

2017 National Team Selection

Great job to the entire team as they completed the Challenge Ladder over the last 6 weeks. Everyone played very well and the matches were very close. Congratulations to the top six finishers for both men and women that will represent us at Nationals in California next month!

 

Men

Preston Snyder

Spencer Burr

Joseph Thiriot

Michael Goodman

Nic Smith

Jed Cromwell

 

Women

Lindsey Raven

Krista Yourstone

Jessica Smith

Emmalee Hitchcock

Brittany Caldwell

Chloe Durrans

2016-2017 Team Finalized

Hi Everyone,

Thank you to all that participated in tryouts this year! There was great competition and we are very pleased with how well you all represented yourselves on and off the court. Congratulations to the following men and women for making the team this year!

Men                                                                                                     Women

Spencer Burr                                                                                                                      Lindsey Raven

Preston Snyder                                                                                                                 Krista Yourstone

Jed Cromwell                                                                                                                     Emmalee Packer

Michael Goodman                                                                                                           Jessica Smith

Lincoln Cluff                                                                                                                       Brittany Caldwell

Jordan Ellsworth                                                                                                               Maddie Hyland

Steven Ballantyne                                                                                                            Macey Bell

Justin Taylor                                                                                                                       Chloe Durrans

Zac Brown                                                                                                                           Bonnie Burr

Nic Smith                                                                                                                             Rachel McDougal

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