Mike Staffieri Athlete Profile

#11 Mike Staffieri

Position: Shortstop Height: 6-1 Weight: 175 Roster Years: 1970-1972 Hometown: Fullerton, CA



All-America

  • 1971 National Baseball Congress


Academic All-America

  • 1972 CoSida Third Team

Personal

Majoring in history ... played semi-pro ball for the Glacier Pilots in Anchorage, Alaska ...played in the National Championship (NBC; National Baseball Congress) in 1969, 1970, 1971 and his team won the national championship in 1969 and 1971 ... was an NBC All-American.
Shortstop in 1970 and 1971.nd played in the national Championships at Wichita, Kansas.

Before BYU

Drafted in the 17th round by the Seattle Pilots ... prepped at Sunny Hills High ... was all-league and all-county ... was All-CIF in both baseball and basketball.

Stats

Year    Avg.   G  AB    R    H   2B   3B   HR   RBI    TB   BB   SO
1970   .235   46 153   27   36    5    2    4    19    57   21   38
1971   .286   47 161   32   46    9    1    7    35    77   27   32
1972   .297   48 165   37   49    9    1   10    36    88    2   37


1971 | Junior Year

Played in the College World Series ... All-WAC.

1972 | Senior Year

Drafted by the Cincinnati Reds in the sixth round ... All-Western Athletic Conference ... team co-captain ... awarded an NCAA post-graduate scholarship ... Ed Stein Award winner for Senior Athlete of the Year ... BYU Baseball most valuable player.