THE WEEKLYS ON BOBO:
"Crystal has the talent to become a starting pitcher at the Southeastern Conference level. She possesses excellent movement and the ability to change speeds. Crystal aims to improve upon her consistency in the circle, but she can also play on the corners if the need arises."
AT TEMPLE (2001):
Played for one season as a member of the Owls, who enjoyed a breakthrough year for their program by finishing 29-26 overall and 15-6 in the Atlantic 10... Bobo had a 1-5 mark in eight starts?Posted lone win of the campaign with a 2-1 triumph over Drexel in nine innings on April 25?Temple not only qualified for its second consecutive appearance in the A-10 Conference Tournament but also posted the program's first win in the competition since 1997?The team's 29 wins ranked second in program history... Bobo's squad closed the regular season with 10 consecutive wins, finished second in its league and rose to the No. 5 rank among 54 teams in its region.
A four-year letterwinner at Ezell-Harding High School, Bobo's club claimed four straight state championships?Chosen as a four-time all-state selection by the Nashville Tennessean?Voted as her team's Most Valuable Player every season of her prep career?Tabbed as the Tennessee Sports Writers Association Player of the Year as both a sophomore and a senior.
Majoring in arts and sciences?Member of her high school's pep club?Models herself after U.S. Softball legend Lisa Fernandez?Admires New York Yankee All-Star shortstop Derek Jeter?Superstitious by nature, Crystal wears two pennies in her cleats?Enjoys hanging out with her friends in her spare time?Former teammates playing collegiately include Courtney Mitchell (Arkansas) and Jennifer Wright (Alabama)?Has two siblings, Cory, 13, and Heather, 12?Crystal Ann Bobo was born Aug. 28, 1982, in Nashville...Her parents are Mark and Lori Bobo.
BOBO'S CAREER STATISTICS