Brandon Christiansen Athlete Profile

#31 Brandon Christiansen

Brandon Christiansen
Position: Right Hand Pitcher Height: 6-2 Weight: 210 Roster Years: 2005-2006 Hometown: West Jordan, UT Last School: College of So. Idaho

Personal

Born in Salt Lake City ... parents are Mike and Kathy ... majoring in sociology.

Before BYU

Prepped at West Jordan High where he was coached by Brock Knight ... was selected athlete of the year in 2002 ... was second team all-state in 2001 and 2002 ... lettered three times in baseball and twice in basketball ... baseball team placed second in state for 2001, the same year he played on the state championship basketball team ... his basketball team was runner-up in 2002 for Utah ... played for the 2001 American Legion State Champions.

Other College

Played at the College of Southern Idaho where he was coached by Jim "Skip" Walker ... was second team all-region ... lettered twice ... made the Dean's list four times ... registered a 6-8 record with a 3.19 ERA in 2004.

Stats

Year     ERA  W-L APP  GS  CG  SV    IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO
2005 5.24 4-2 14 10 1 0 68.2 87 50 40 23 48
2006 6.67 4-3 12 11 1 1 54.0 70 46 40 23 29
TOTAL 5.87 8-5 26 21 2 1 122.2 157 96 80 46 77



2005 | Junior Year

Mountain West Conference Pitcher of the Week vs. Utah when he pitched a complete-game 7-2 victory ... was BYU's game two starter for much of the weekend rotation before moving to the bullpen ... had a 3-1 record in league action ... Academic All-MWC.

2006 | Senior Year

Named Academic All-Mountain West Conference ... threw a two-hit, nine-inning complete game in a 6-3 victory at Southern Utah, with 118 pitches.