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#16 - KC Boldt
2007-08 Softball
POS.
OF
B/T
R/R
HT.
5'11"
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
Red Wing, Minn.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Red Wing
KC Boldt

2011: Started all 53 games she appeared in as a senior, mainly as the Crusaders' cleanup hitter ... a Second Team All-Horizon League honoree ... set new Valpo single-season record with 11 home runs ... closed out her career sixth in Crusader history in round-trippers ... also tied Valpo's single-season record with 42 RBIs ... moved into Crusader single-season top-fives in slugging percentage (.597, 2nd), total bases (95, 3rd) and runs scored (38, t-4th) as well ... tied for Horizon League lead in runs scored, was second in home runs, RBIs and total bases, and third in slugging percentage ... led all Horizon League players in league-only action in runs scored, RBIs and home runs ... posted a batting line of .314/.379/.597 for the season and improved to .343/.378/.686 in league-only play ... recorded 14 multi-hit games, nine multi-RBI games and seven multi-runs scored games ... went 2-for-3 with two runs scored, four RBIs, a triple and a home run Mar. 4 against North Dakota State ... drove in three runs the next day against Gardner-Webb ... set new Valpo single-game record (dating back to 1999) with seven RBIs in victory over Detroit Mar. 26 ... drove in the runs against the Titans with an RBI fielder's choice in the first, a two-run single in the second and a grand slam in the third ... tallied three RBIs Apr. 3 against UIC ... drove in five runs, including a three-run homer, in Apr. 12 nightcap win at Butler ... drove in three runs in second game of doubleheader at Green Bay Apr. 30 and scored three runs against the Phoenix the next day ... named Horizon League Player of the Week May 9 for her efforts in the final week of the season ... opened week by going 1-for-1 with a double, two walks and a run scored at Notre Dame May 3 ... went 2-for-3 with a run scored in win over Cleveland State that spanned two days May 7-8 ... closed regular season against the Vikings May 8 with a multi-homer game, driving in all three of Valpo's runs in a 3-0 victory ... member of the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

2010: Appeared in 34 games for the Crusaders as a junior, making 10 starts in the outfield ... also saw action 14 times as a pinch-hitter, seven times as a pinch-runner and three times as a defensive replacement ... hit .282 on the year (11-for-39) with 11 runs scored and 10 RBIs ... scored runs in four of her seven pinch-running opportunities ... had one of best single-game performances in recent Valpo history in nightcap of doubleheader Apr. 2 at Detroit ... went 4-for-4 with two runs scored and six RBIs in five-inning win over Titans ... tallied RBI singles in each of her first three at-bats before slugging a three-run homer, her first career round-tripper, to close the game ... entered game with just three career hits and four career RBIs ... tied Valpo single-game records (dating back to 1999) for hits (4) and RBIs (6) in a single game ...  picked up RBI double and scored a run in pinch-hitting appearance in win over Northern Illinois Mar. 31 ... closed Detroit series Apr. 3 by going 1-for-2 with two runs scored ... tallied RBI single in start Apr. 17 at UIC, putting the Crusaders in front for good ... recorded an RBI single and came around to score May 1 as pinch-hitter against Youngstown State ... scored a run in pinch-running appearance May 14 in Horizon League Championship against Green Bay ... a member of the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

2009: Played in 30 games as a sophomore for Valpo, appearing primarily as a pinch-runner … scored 11 runs on the season … crossed the plate in three straight appearances March 5-6 … stole a base March 5 vs. Fairfield … tallied first career hit March 9 against Bryant, lining a double which drove in two runs, her first career RBIs … also drove in run as a pinch-hitter March 21 against Detroit … laid down sacrifice April 4 at Loyola.

2008: Appeared in 14 games as a freshman for the Crusaders ... debuted Feb. 24 versus Eastern Illinois ... scored first career run March 2 against Holy Cross ... recorded six putouts while playing first base March 4 against Holy Cross ... scored a run as a pinch-runner March 15 versus Niagara ... made first career start at first base March 16 vs. St. Peter’s ... scored in back-to-back pinch-running appearances March 24 against Ball State and March 25 against Northern Illinois ... drew walk at the dish March 29 versus Detroit ... stole first career base while also drawing walk April 9 at IPFW ... an NFCA Scholar-Athlete.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Wingers ... earned All-Conference honors in each of her four seasons ... also recognized as part of the Republican Eagle First Team all four years ... named to the Southern Minnesota All-Star Team in 2007 ... received team MVP accolades as a senior ... owns school record for most career hits with 93 ... also earned letters in hockey (4), diving (2), volleyball (2) and basketball (1) ... an All-Conference honoree in both hockey and volleyball ... named hockey team MVP as a senior ... received Missota Conference Co-Curricular Award ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: KC is the daughter of Mitch and Chris Boldt ... major is business management ... has earned Presidential academic honors during her time at Valpo … born May 24, 1989.

W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo 3 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21 Valpo 10
Baseball Ohio Northern 2 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22 Valpo 1
Softball Valpo 3 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 1
Softball Valpo 5 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 4
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. #21/21 Notre Dame
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 2, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 3, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 1:00 p.m. Green Bay
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 3:00 p.m. Green Bay