Shane Belliston Athlete Profile

#6 Shane Belliston

Shane Belliston
Position: Outfielder Height: 6-0 Weight: 190 Roster Years: 1999-2001 Hometown: Orem, UT Last School: UVSC

Personal

Parents are Richard and Candice ... father was the basketball and baseball coach at Orem High and was a baseball scout for the St. Louis Cardinals ... married Megan Partridge ... served an LDS Church Spanish-speaking mission to Morristown, N.J., ... father and grandfather both played baseball at BYU ... his sister Melissa is a co-captain for BYU's swimming team ... majoring in business and finance.

Before BYU

Prepped at Orem High where he lettered in baseball and basketball ... was defensive player of the year, two-time all-region ... was all-state and a 5A all-star ... coached by Terry Harward (BYU) ... recruited by Nebraska and Fresno State.

Summary

In 2000 he was Academic All-MSW ... suffered a shoulder separation in game at Utah which caused him to miss the final 11 games of the season ... was 8-12 in stolen bases, starting 36 of his 41 games in centerfield ... had a 10-game hitting streak mid-season ... 1999 he hit a grand slam at Southern Utah ... started 52 of 56 games for BYU in 1999 and batted .341, mostly as a lead-off hitter and was 8-13 in stolen bases ... led team with 76 hits ... turned a double play against TCU.

Other College

Transferred from Utah Valley State College where he set the school record with a 23-game hitting streak and was coached by Steve Gardner ... hit .356 with 16 doubles, was 30 of 34 in stolen bases and set a school record with 219 at-bats.



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