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

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.

Summary

Played two years for the Cougars after transferring from Ricks College...a two-year starter on the mound who was the BYU All-time strikeout leader until 2008...two-time Cougar Scholar Athlete award...two-time academic all-conference...all-conference selection.

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.