Stacia Boeckstiegel talks about her two home run game at Memphis
Honors -MVC All-Tournament Team (2013)
-Missouri State Athletic Director's Honor Roll
-MVC Honor Roll (2013, 2012)
At Missouri State
Boeckstiegel is a true middle-of-the-order threat and is a leader behind the plate who makes things happen.
Boeckstiegel saw action in 49 of the Bears' 52 games and was penciled into the starting lineup 39 times ... raised her batting average to .320, nearly 100 points higher than her first season at MSU ... clubbed four home runs on the season, including a two-homer game at Memphis (March 12) ... led off the fifth inning of the MVC Softball Championship first round game against Evansville (May 9) with a solo home run and was named to the MVC All-Tournament team ... stole her first career base at Chattanooga (Feb. 24) ... tied the school record for number of times hit by a pitch in a season with 10, fifth-most among MVC players in 2013 ... her .437 on-base percentage ranked 10th in the Valley among regulars and was second only to Braxton Coil's .448 on the team ... threw out 12 base stealers, fifth most among MVC backstops ... had a pair of three-hit games at Georgia Tech (Feb. 9) and at Chattanooga (Feb. 24) ... was successful in her only pinch hitting appearance of the season, knocking a double to right-center against Lipscomb (Feb. 22) ... had at least one hit in each of the three games at SIU (April 13-14).
Boeckstiegel played in 40 games in her first season as a Bear, getting the starting nod on 30 occasions ... led all MSU hitters with a .375 batting average against lefthanded pitching ... hit .225 with three doubles, seven RBI and a home run ... knocked her first career home run out of the park at UNI on April 21 ... scored all three of her runs against conference opponents ... got a base hit in each of the three games against Bradley (April 6-7) and Indiana State (April 28-29) ... drove in a season-best two runs in the Bears' win at Creighton (May 5).
Boeckstiegel played one season at Butler Community College (Kan.) before coming to Missouri State ... was a first-team all-conference and all-region selection while leading the Grizzlies to conference and regional titles in 2011 ... hit .372 with 6 home runs for the 45-10 BCC squad ... played four years at Flower Mound High at catcher, first base and third base ... as a senior, she lead her team in home runs and batting average and was named the catcher of the year ... was a second-team all-district selection in leading her team to a district co-championship her junior year ... led her team to district titles her sophomore and freshman seasons.
Anastacia Nicole Boeckstiegel is the daughter of Janet and Keith Boeckstiegel ... born May 16, 1992, in Lewisville, Texas ... has one brother, Ryan ... majoring in general business.