#17 Palmer Bosanko | Outfield/Shortstop
Hometown: Henderson, Nev.
Previous School: Foothill
Major: Business Administration
Bosanko appeared in 51 of 52 games, making 46 starts while playing in both the infield and outfield ... batted .259 (21-for-81) with one triple, one home run, 11 RBIs, 12 runs and seven stolen bases ... sported a .286 on-base percentage and .321 slugging percentage ... totaled 70 putouts, 69 assists and 12 errors for a .921 fielding percentage ... recorded three hits on two occasions ... hit only homer in a doubleheader split with Presentation College on 3-31-15.
Bosanko appeared in all 48 games (47 starts) while playing all over the diamond ... batted .323 (43-for-133) with seven doubles, two triples, two home runs, 22 runs, nine stolen bases and 22 RBIs ... had a .412 on-base percentage and .451 slugging percentage ... delivered game-winning, walk-off hits to defeat Presentation (March 12), Alfred University (March 14) and Hastings (April 8) ... hit first career home run on March 30 in a win over Mount Marty ... recorded 13 games with two or more hits ... committed seven errors in 87 chances (.920 fielding percentage).
Lettered and started all four years at Foothill High School for head coach Tom Mayes … served as team captain for one year … earned first team All-Southwest League as a senior … led the Falcons to four regional playoff appearances, one state tournament berth and one Southeast Regional championship … named Foothill’s 2013 Female Athlete of the Year … played three years of golf and one year each of bowling, flag football, soccer and volleyball … named first team all-conference in golf … flag football honors included Offensive Player of the Year, all-conference and all-region.
Born in Henderson, Nev., on March 17, 1995 … daughter of Tom and Susan Bosanko … has an older brother Tommy … enjoys spending time with family and friends.