Stetson Banks Athlete Profile

#3 Stetson Banks

Stetson Banks
Positions: Shortstop, Second Base Height: 6-1 Weight: 185 Roster Years: 2006 | 2009 Hometown: Mesa, AZ Last School: Mountain View High School

Personal

Born in Mesa, Ariz., ... parents are David and Elizabeth ... is an Eagle Scout ... uncle Brian Banks played for BYU (1990, 1993) and in the majors with the Florida Marlins, including the 2003 World Series Champions ... served a volunteer two-year Church mission to Kennewick, Wash., ... married Hollyanne Decker in December, 2008 ... majoring in exercise science.

Before BYU

Second team all-state in both baseball and as a wide receiver in football ... was the Male Athlete of the Year and his team's best defensive player of the year at Mountain View High School ... coached by Mike Theil ... hit .400, was second in the state in triples and third in stolen bases ... was team MVP in football as a senior ... had a 70-yard TD catch ... played summer ball for Scottsdale Community College.

Stats

Year    Avg.   G-GS   AB   R    H  2B  3B   HR   RBI    TB   BB   SO  SB-SBA
2006 .333 54-48 165 26 55 6 2 1 24 68 9 39 18-22
2009 .348 43-38 178 33 62 9 1 3 18 82 9 39 23-29



2006 | Freshman Year

Selected to the Mountain West Conference All-Tournament Team ... ended the season with a current eight-game hitting streak ... had a 12-game hitting streak at one point in the season ... led the team with 18 stolen bases and nine sacrifice hits ... batted .354 in MWC games.

2009 | Sophomore Year

Drafted in the 22nd round by the Los Angeles Dodgers ... Second Team All-Mountain West Conference ... ended the season with a current four-game hitting streak ... had a 17-game hitting streak during the season ... had one game-winning RBI, a single vs. Air Force ... used his 6.39 60-yard dash speed to great advantage against Utah Valley University for an inside-the-park home run ... hit homers over the fence at Oklahoma State and vs. Southern Utah.