Lady Bears muster up another comeback, but this time rally falls short
Lady Bears advance to WCWS Semi-Finals with 8-7 win over Wildcats in elimination game
Lady Bears return to WCWS for first time since 2011; matched up with No. 5 seed Florida
Smith's homer keys four-run first for BU, Canion continues dominance
Lady Bears will look to repeat 2011 performance in Athens to get back to WCWS
BU softball vs. UT
2013 SECOND-TEAM ACADEMIC ALL-BIG 12
2012 FIRST-TEAM ALL-BIG 12
2012 SECOND-TEAM ALL-REGION
2011 WCWS ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM
2013 (REDSHIRT JUNIOR) Hit .280 playing and starting in 58 of Baylor's 59 games ... Second on the team in doubles with 11 ... Had one triple and was second on the team with five home runs ... Drove in 31 runs ... Drew a team-high 38 walks and had an on-base percentage of .416 ... Recorded a fielding percentage of .989 ... Tied a career-high twice with four RBI in a game vs. Utah (3/14) and Texas State (4/9) ... Had nine multi-hit games on the season ... Went 2-for-2 with two runs scored and two RBI in an NCAA Regional Tournament win over Arizona (5/17) ... Named Second-Team NFCA All-Central Region ... Earned Second-Team Academic All Big 12 honors ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters along with the Baylor's Dean's list in the spring for the 2012-13 school year.
2012 (REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE) Named first-team All-Big 12 ... Second-team all-region ... Led team with a .335 batting average and 13 doubles, starting all 56 games ... Placed fifth in league with a .377 batting average in Big 12 play ... 13 multi-hit games ... Had career high eight-game hitting streaks from 3/24-4/4 and 4/18-4/28 ... Had at least one hit in six of first seven games ... Totaled three RBI and a double vs. UT Arlington (2/12) ... Went 2-for-2 with three RBI and double vs. UTEP (2/24) ... Tied season high with three hits and added home run vs. Stephen F. Austin (4/4) ... Equaled season high with three hits and one RBI in win over No. 5 Texas (4/18) ... Hit pair of doubles vs. Texas A&M (4/24) ... Went 2-for-3 with a run and RBI vs. Iowa State (5/6) ... Had two RBI in win over Mississippi Valley State in NCAA Regional (5/19).
2011 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN) Women's College World Series All-Tournament Team ... Second on team in batting average (.356) ... Led the Lady Bears in doubles (12) and on-base percentage (.469) ... Tied for second on squad with 21 RBI ... Appeared in 59 games, starting 56 ... Hit .379 with four doubles in postseason ... Had seven-game hitting streak (2/22-3/1) ... Went 2-for-4 with a double, home run and four RBI in a 10-3 win at Texas Tech (4/6) ... Tallied three RBI, double at Kansas (4/17) ... Went 6-for-8 with RBI during series at Iowa State (4/30-5/1) ... Had game-winning RBI on double to clinch 1-0 win over East Carolina (5/22) for NCAA Regional title ... Hit walk-off solo home run in the bottom of the 13th for a 1-0 win over Missouri (6/4) to advance to the WCWS semifinal.
2010 (REDSHIRTED) Redshirted the 2010 season.
HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Katy High School in Katy, Texas ... Named to the Houston Chronicle's 2009 All-Greater Houston Area first team ... Holl was a three-time first-team all-district selection (2007, 2008, 2009) ... Was named to Houston Chronicle's All-Greater Houston Area third team ... Named first-team all-district 18-5A in 2008 ... Helped lead the Tigers to a 35-9 record in 2008 and the 5A state title game ... Named TXSWA -- Collin Street Bakery 2009 third-team all-state in 5A ... Earned Houston Chronicle's All-Greater Houston Area first-team ... Hit over .400 during 2009 season for Katy ... Was member of the Texas Magic Gold, coached by Tommy Howe.
PERSONAL Full name is Holly Holl ... Born Dec. 17, 1990, in Katy, Texas ... Parents are Mark and Nylene Holl ... Brother, Sam, plays football at Baylor ... Majoring in business.