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Cody Shepherd Athlete Profile

#29 Cody Shepherd

Position: Util Height: 6-4 Weight: 220 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2010 | 2013 Hometown: Richland, WA Mission: Belem, Brazil Last School: Columbia Basin College


  • Born in Richland, Wash.
  • Parents are Mark and Trina Shepherd
  • Is an Eagle Scout
  • Served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Belém, Brazil.
  • Married Lindsey Horton in June, 2013
  • Majoring in secondary education (PE Teaching/Coaching)

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Richland High School under Coach Ben Jacobs
  • First team all-state as a junior and senior
  • Team won 4A state title in 2007 and 2009
  • First-team all-conference tight end and punter for two years, lettering three times in football
  • Lettered once in basketball
  • On second-place team in the 2008 Senior Legion World Series for the Twin City Titans

2010 | Freshman Year

  • First team All-NWAAC as a first baseman at Columbia Basin College in Pasco, Wash., under Coach Steve Ferrington.
  • Won Gold Glove honors
  • Hit 16 doubles and had 38 RBI

2013 | Sophomore Year

  • His pinch-hit two-run double in 8th inning vs. Portland was the game-winning RBI in 7-6 victory
  • West Coast Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll, Bronze