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Girls’ Athlete of the Year: Burbank’s Bochard excels in trio of sports

Girls’ Athlete of the Year: Burbank’s Bochard excels in trio of sports

Kira Bochard has never been one to limit herself.

That philosophy was never more apparent than with Bochard’s approach to sports. Prior to her arrival at Burbank High four years ago, Bochard immersed herself in a wide variety of athletic endeavors.

“As a kid, I really played just about every sport,” Bochard said. “I played so many, like basketball, softball, hockey, soccer, gymnastics and a lot more. If there was a sport, I pretty much played it. I just loved sports and wanted to try them all because they were all different.”

But as a freshman, Bochard faced a predicament.

“Since there are just three seasons in high school sports, I knew I had to pick just three...

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