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Bo Burrup profile

#42 Bo Burrup

Position: Left Hand Pitcher Height: 6-5 Weight: 225 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2016-2018 Hometown: Pocatello, ID Mission: Baltimore, MD Last School: Highland High School


  • Born in Pocatello, Idaho
  • Parents are Jim and Kelsie Burrup
  • Is an Eagle Scout
  • Served Spanish-speaking mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Baltimore, Maryland

  • Threw out the first pitch as a missionary at a Baltimore Orioles game

  • Uncle Sam Christensen drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates, is a member of the hall of fame at the University of Colorado-Pueblo and was named to the RMAC All-Century Team in 2008.

  • Uncle Ed Christensen played football for Idaho State.

  • Majoring in accounting

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Highland High where he was coached by Mike Green
  • MVP of the 2012 Idaho All-State game
  • Three-time all-region
  • All-state as a junior
  • Perfect Game honorable mention
  • Threw a no-hitter as a junior when he struck out 17 batters
  • Had a 6-1 record with a 1.11 ERA as a junior
  • Skipped playing baseball as a senior to graduate early and serve a mission

2016 | Freshman Year

  • WCC Commissioner's Silver Honor Roll
  • Recorded wins vs. Saint Louis (11-7) and Kansas (11-10)
  • Had a save in 14-10 victory vs. Niagara

2017 | Sophomore Year

  • WCC Commissioner's Bronze Honor Roll