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Nelson Castleberry Athlete Profile

#21 Nelson Castleberry

Nelson Castleberry
Position: Right Hand Pitcher Height: 6-3 Weight: 185 Roster Years: 2007-2008 Hometown: Spanish Fork, UT Last School: Spanish Fork High School


Born in Payson ... parents are Neal Castleberry and Larraine Nelson.

Before BYU

Was 8-1 as a senior at Spanish Fork High ... had 65 strikeouts and a 3.5 ERA as a senior ... was First-Team All-Region Four and honorable mention all-state ... team won state championship in 2006 ... coached by Jim "Shoe" Nelson.


Year     ERA  W-L APP  GS  CG  SV    IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO
2008 10.10 2-5 11 7 1 0 41.0 59 48 46 27 26

2008 | Freshman Year

Threw 142 pitches in a complete nine-inning win over Kansas State for a 7-1 victory to earn Mountain West Pitcher of the Week honors ... against KSU he had a strikeout in eight of his nine innings and set the Wildcats down in order in four of those innings as they had a .129 battering average against him ... following that victoyr he lowered his ERA from 8.15 to 5.74.