Coco Bond
Third Base Infielder 25
Last School
North High School
Roster Years

Career Summary

Coco Tauali'i Bond held down the defense from third base for her career. She is tied for 10th on the all-time reached base streak record at BYU with 23. She also had a part in one of the two triple plays in BYU history. Bond received conference academic honors in each of her four seasons as a Cougar. In 2015, she was named to the All-West Coast Conference Second Team. She finished her career with a .242 batting average, 118 hits, 93 RBI and 22 home runs. Bond helped lead BYU to a conference championship and NCAA Regionals in all four years of her career.


  • Daughter of Kevin and Gina
  • Born in Torrance, California
  • Her real name is Coryn, but goes by "Coco"
  • Has three sisters
  • Her oldest sister, AJ, played for the University of Hawai'i softball team and played in the 2010 Women's College World Series
  • Another sister, Brooke, played for the BYU women's volleyball team from 2007-2010
  • Enjoys the beach, laughing and hanging out with her friends
  • Majoring in exercise and wellness
  • Her sports hero is Chone Figgins, who plays for the Seattle Mariners
  • Also recruited by Florida State, Missouri, Penn State, Washington and Oregon State

Before BYU

  • Prepped at North High School
  • Earned the Sportsmanship Award her freshman year
  • Named Best Defensive Player in 2010 and 2012
  • Named 2011 MVP and Team Co-Captain
  • Team Captain and Athlete of the Year in 2012
  • Made the Pioneer All-League Team all four years of high school
  • Named All CIF-SS Div 3 First Team in 2010-11
  • Was on the South Bay Athletic Club All-Area Team 2010-12
  • Named the CIFSS Ford Academic Female Student Athlete of the Year
  • Also part of the Best Buddies Club 2009-11, Polynesian Cultural Club 2009-12, Multicultural Dance Production Participant 2009-12 and Class Competition Participant 2009-12
  • Was on the Principals Honor Roll all four years
  • Coached by Howard Miller
  • Played club with Victory USA, the So Cal Choppers and the Orange County Batbusters
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2013

  • Named to the PCSC All-Conference Second Team
  • PCSC Commissioner's Honor Roll selection
  • Had two hits, including a double, against Marist along with a career-high three RBI in her first game at Gail Miller Field
  • Went 2 for 3 in both Saturday games against LMU
  • Hit the first home run of her career against LMU and had a career-high five RBI in the game
  • Had three hits, including a home run, two runs scored and four RBI in game two against CSU Bakersfield
  • Had a career-high four hits in game one against SUU and also brought in four RBI in the double header
  • Had a season-high eight-game hitting streak from Apr. 26-May 4
  • Scored one run and had one walk against No. 3 Oregon in the Regional opener
  • Appeared in 48 games and had 47 starts on the season
Sophmore Year 2014

  • All-WCC Academic Team selection
  • Had four home runs in the first six games
  • Hit two home runs against Seattle in the Easton Desert Classic
  • Started BYU’s second-ever triple play against No. 25 Notre Dame.
  • Robbed a home run against No. 2 Tennessee to keep the game tied at three.
  • Started 33 games of 40 played
Junior Year 2015

  • All-WCC Second Team
  • All-Academic WCC selection
  • No. 1 in the WCC with six home runs, 15 runs batted in and a .763 slugging percentage in conference play
  • Led the team with 11 home runs, ranked fourth in RBIs with 35 and was third in slugging with .556 during the season
  • Tied for fifth-most home runs by a junior at BYU
  • Knocked in nine runs and hit four home runs in the series against Pacific
  • Collected four RBI on first-career grand slam against UCSB
  • Started 51 of 51 games played
Senior Year 2016

  • 2016 WCC Commissioner's Bronze Honor Roll
  • 2016 WCC Preseason Team
  • Went 3 for 3 against Mount St. Mary's
  • Tallied three RBI against No. 10 UCLA
  • Has home runs against No. 10 UCLA, Mount St. Mary's and in the upset of No. 15 Arizona
  • Had two hits and two runs against Utah Valley
  • Went 2 for 3 with a home run and three RBI in win over Saint Mary's
  • Went 2 for 3 with two doubles and three RBI against Santa Clara
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year