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Maryon DeWitt Wallentine Athlete Profile

#24 Maryon DeWitt Wallentine

Maryon DeWitt Wallentine
Position: Pitcher Height: 5-11 Roster Years: 2000-2001 Hometown: Show Low, AZ



Conference Honors

  • 2001 Academic All-MWC
  • 2000 All-MWC selection
  • 2000 Academic All-MWC

Summary

Maryon Dewitt Wallentine played two years for the Cougars after transferring from Ricks College. She was a two-year starter on the mound and was the BYU all-time strikeout leader until 2008. Off the field, she was a two-time Cougar Scholar Athlete award, two-time academic all-conference and all-conference selection.

Personal

  • Parents are Lyon and Beth
  • Has three sisters and three brothers
  • Husband is Chris
  • Majoring in health education

Before BYU

  • Four-year honor roll student
  • Four-time scholar athlete
  • Four-year letter winner at Show Low High School
  • Named to the all-state first team three years
  • Two-time regional MVP
  • Athlete of the Year in 1997
  • Led team to regional championship each year of high school
  • Also a two-year letter winner in volleyball


At Ricks College:

  • All-American honors
  • All-Region First-team
  • Regional all-tournament team
  • Regional all-tournament MVP
  • Team placed second in the nation in 1998
  • In two years, pitched 411 innings to go 50-12 (.806) with a 1.02 ERA
  • Allowed just 61 runs, posted 21 shutouts, and struck out 368
  • All-Region First-team
  • Regional all-tournament team
  • Regional all-tournament MVP
  • Team placed third in the nation in 1999

Stats

YEAR  ERA   W-L  AP  GS  CG   IP    H    R   ER  BB  SO  2B  3B  HR  AB   B/Avg
2000  2.74 9-10  27  19  15 140.2  145  76   55  35 108  23   0   8  532  .273 
2001  2.59 17-16 38  29  24 211.0  201  64   78  61 176  37   2  17  819  .245
TOTAL      26-26 65  48  39 351.2  346 140  133  96 284  60   2  25 1351  .256


2000 | Junior Year

  • All-conference selection
  • Academic all-conference
  • Led the Cougars with 108 strikeouts in 140.2 innings pitched
  • Went 9-10 with a 2.74 ERA in 27 appearances, including 19 starts
  • Pitched 15 complete games, including four shutouts
  • Held opposing hitters to a combined .273 batting average
  • Cougar Club Scholar Athlete.

2001 | Senior Year

  • Academic all-conference
  • Cougar Club Scholar Athlete
  • Went 17-16 with a 2.59 ERA in 211.0 innings pitched
  • Started in 29 games, appearing in 38
  • Pitched 24 complete games with five shutouts and one save
  • Struck out 176 batters while holding opponents to a .245 batting average