Paige Affleck Athlete Profile

#12 Paige Affleck

Position: Pitcher Height: 5-11 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2008-2011 Hometown: New Harmony, UT Last School: Canyon View High School


  • 2011 Easton Second Team


Daughter of BYU graduates Paul and Christel Affleck...has one brother and one sister...earned bachelor's degree in exercise science after sophomore season and was finishing master's thesis during her senior season...high school valedictorian who earned associate's degree before attending accomplished violinist, four-year HS orchestra member and music letterwinner...enjoys country dance and the outdoors.

Before BYU

Was a four-time letter winner at Kingman (AZ) and Canyon View (UT) HS...NFCA West All-Region Pitcher 2006...Utah 3A State MVP and State Champion 2006...Arizona Desert West 5A Second Team All Region Pitcher 2004...three-time Utah First-team All-State and All-Region pitcher...two-time Region 9 Champion/2005 MVP...Academic All-Region and All-State honors (softball & cross country)...three-time basketball letterwinner and starter on Utah's 3A 2006 State Champion team...2006 3A All-Region and All-State team member...also lettered in cross country and tennis.

2008 | Freshman Year

Was a major contributor on the BYU pitching staff as a freshman...made 32 appearances and held a 14-3 record with a team-best 1.42 ERA...struck out a season-high 12 batters Feb. 14, against Northwestern State...tossed career-first no-hitter at New Mexico May 9, lead BYU to a 4-0 victory...named Academic All-MWC and received MWC Scholar Athlete Award

2009 | Sophomore Year

Made 29 appearances and held a 19-10 record maintaining a 2.07 ERA...struck out a season-high 12 batters for the second year in a row on Feb. 27 against Wisconsin...Defeated No. 7 Cal on Marc 20 at Sacramento, Calif. ...With 199 strikeouts she beat her freshman total of 134...One win away from securing her first 20-win season which would make her the fourth pitcher in BYU history to achieve that record...Academic All-Mountain West Conference Team...Was named to the Bayer Cropscience All-Tournament team after going 3-0 at the tournament.

2010 | Junior Year

Played in 48 games, starting 38 ... NFCA/Louisville Slugger Pacific All-Region Second Team ... Mountain West All-Conference First Team ... ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District VIII First Team ... Academic All-MWC ... MWC Scholar-Athlete ... first BYU pitcher to win 30 or more games in a season ... became the winningest pitcher in BYU history, currently sitting at 65 wins ... also became the BYU career strikeout leader, passing teammate Christie Zinanti with 569 strikeouts ... finished first in the Mountain West Conference in wins (32), innings pitched (247.1), appearances (48) and games started (38); second in earned run average (2.43) and strikeouts (222); and third in opposing batting average (.225) ... in the MWC season record books, finished second in wins, fifth in innings pitched and sixth in strikeouts (MWC junior record) ... in the BYU season record books, finished first in wins, first in innings pitched and second in strikeouts ... 32-win total was 10th-best in the nation ... pitched in all five games of BYU's NCAA tournament run, earning wins in two ... had 1 strikeout, 1 walk, 2 earned runs and 7 hits in a loss in game one against Arizona in the NCAA Super Regional ... pitched a complete game win in the NCAA Regional championship game against East Carolina, earning 4 strikeouts with 3 walks and 3 earned runs ... started against Texas in the NCAA Regional, striking out 4 in 5 innings with 1 earned run ... lit up East Carolina in the NCAA Regional opening game, pitching a shutout with 6 strikeouts, 4 hits and 1 walk in the win ... pitched nine innings in a win over Utah, striking out 6 batters in 30th win of the season ... pitched 3 innings, earning a win against Utah Valley (5/12) ... struck out 1 in 1 inning at Utah State ... earned the win at UNLV (5/8), striking out 8 in 7 innings ... pitched 1.2 innings relief against UNLV (5/7), striking out 2 ... pitched a pivotal win at SDSU (5/6), going all 7 innings with 9 strikeouts, 2 hits, 1 earned run and no walks to break the BYU record for most wins in a season ... won game one of a doubleheader at SUU (5/4), striking out 4 while giving up no runs, no hits and 1 walk ... pitched 5.1 innings against New Mexico to earn the win, striking out 5 while allowing 2 earned runs and 4 hits ... won against Colorado State, pitching 6 innings with 10 strikeouts, 4 hits and 4 earned runs ... in game two of a doubleheader against Idaho State (4/27), pitched a complete game in a win with 6 strikeouts ... pitched a complete game shutout against San Diego State (4/24), striking out 3 and scattering 5 hits ... pitched 1.2 innings of relief against SDSU (4/23), yielding 3 earned runs and 1 strikeout ... pitched 5 innings for 2 earned runs and 5 strikeouts versus UNLV (4/22) ... struck out 3 in 6 innings at Colorado State ... had 8 strikeouts and 2 earned runs in 7 innings in a win at New Mexico (4/15) ... pitched 3 innings, striking out 2 at UVU (4/13) ... won against Utah (4/10), striking out 11 in 7 innings ... struck out 5 and gave up just 1 run in 7 innings to beat Utah (4/9) ... earned the win in 4 innings against SUU (4/7), giving up no earned runs with 5 strikeouts ... pitched a complete game win, striking out 6 and giving up no runs against Loyola Marymount (4/3) ... pitched a win in 5.2 innings against Idaho State (4/3), allowing zero earned runs and getting 5 strikeouts ... defeated Loyola Marymount (4/2), pitching 4 innings with no earned runs, 2 hits and 6 strikeouts ... struck out 2 in 3.1 innings against Cal State Bakersfield (4/2) ... defeated Pacific (3/27), giving up 1 earned run with 3 strikeouts in 7 innings ... earned a win pitching 0.2 innings with a walk against Santa Clara (3/27) ... pitched a complete-game win against No. 9 Stanford (3/26) with 6 hits, 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 3 strikeouts ... pitched 2.0 innings, striking out 2 with 2 earned runs against No. 8 Arizona State (3/13) ... pitched 6.0 innings against Pacific (3/13), striking out 7 batters ... pitched 3.2 innings against No. 8 Arizona State, striking out 2 ... went the distance in a win over Nebraska (3/12), striking out 5 with just 1 earned run ... won in 5 innings against Northern Colorado (3/6), striking out 7 with 2 walks, 2 hits and no runs ... earned the win against Monmouth (3/6) in relief, pitching 3 innings with no runs, 1 hit and 5 strikeouts ... earned a win against Monmouth (3/5) with 3 strikeouts, 2 hits and no runs ... pitched 8 innings in a win over No. 19 Texas A&M (3/4), scattering 4 hits with 1 earned run and 7 strikeouts ... pitched 2.2 innings with 4 strikeouts and 3 earned runs against No. 2 Arizona (2/26) ... pitched 7 innings with 3 hits, no earned runs and 4 strikeouts against Oklahoma State (2/25) ... earned a win by pitching 6.2 innings giving up 2 hits, 1 run and striking out 4 against Cal State Fullerton (2/22) ... pitched 8 innings in a one-run loss to No. 9 Georgia Tech (2/19), striking out 10 ... gave up no runs against Oregon (2/18), yielding 3 hits, 2 walks and 8 strikeouts ... defeated Tulsa (2/13), pitching a complete game with 6 strikeouts, 4 earned runs and 2 walks ... earned a win in 6 innings against Maine (2/13) with 7 strikeouts, 3 hits and 1 earned run ... earned the win against UC Santa Barbara (2/12), pitching 4 innings with 3 hits, 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 4 strikeouts ... came on in relief to earn the win against San Jose State (2/11), pitching 1.1 innings for 3 strikeouts, 1 walk, 1 hit and no runs

2011 | Senior Year

Easton All-America Second Team ... Mountain West Conference Pitcher of the Year ... All-MWC First Team ... NFCA/Louisville Slugger All-Pacific Region Second Team ... Academic All-District VIII First Team ... Seattle Regional All-Tournament Team ... MWC Scholar-Athlete ... Academic All-MWC ... finished first in the MWC in wins, strikeouts, inning pitched and opposing batting average and second in ERA and saves ... started four games in three days in the NCAA Regional, striking out 9 in the opener vs. Auburn, allowing 1 run and 1 walk in the win before striking out 7 with 2 earned runs in a loss vs. Washington, striking out 6 in another win over Auburn and pitching 3.0 innings with 2 earned runs and 5 strikeouts in the season finale vs. Washington ... clinched BYU's third-straight MWC title with a 7-inning, complete-game shutout vs. Utah, striking out three with no runs ... had 8 strikeouts at New Mexico ... had 8 strikeouts in a complete-game win at New Mexico ... earned a win at Colorado State ... gave up no runs and no walks with 5 strikeouts in a win at Utah Valley ... pitched three innings of relief to earn a save vs. North Dakota State, allowing no hits and no runs with 5 strikeouts ... earned MWC Pitcher of the Week ... got the win over UNLV, giving up just 1 hit with 4 strikeouts ... defeated San Diego State with a complete-game, 5 strikeout performance, allowing just 1 earned run ... pitched a complete-game shutout with 11 strikeouts and just 1 walk vs. Idaho State ... threw 3 innings in a win over Colorado State, earning 4 strikeouts with 1 hit and no runs ... pitched a complete-game win over New Mexico with 9 strikeouts ... earned MWC Pitcher of the Week after pitching nearly three complete games in three-straight days, including two shutouts at UNLV and at San Diego State ... at UNLV, went 5.0 innings with no runs, 5 strikeouts and only three hits ... at SDSU, went 7.2 innings for the win with 8 strikeouts, no runs and 5 hits ... also at SDSU, went 7.2 innings again, gaining 5 strikeouts, no earned runs and 5 hits ... pitched a season-high 8.0 innings in a win over Southern Utah, collecting 12 strikeouts while allowing 1 earned run ... had 6 strikeouts in 4 innings in a win over Loyola Marymount ... gave up no runs and struck out 4 in a win over Loyola Marymount ... pitched a four-inning win vs. Utah State, striking out four with no runs ... threw 2.0 innings with no hits, no runs and 3 strikeouts vs. Weber State ... named Hawaii Spring Fling Tournament Outstanding Pitcher and earned NFCA Outstanding Performance mention after going 4-0 with a 0.72 ERA in four appearances, including two wins over No. 16 Hawaii and a win over No. 9 Cal in the tournament championship ... pitched 7.0 innings and struck out 6 while allowing just 2 earned runs vs. Cal, earning the win that made the all-time leader in MWC history ... in second game vs. Hawaii, gave up one earned run and had 6 strikeouts ... shut out Hawaii and had a career-high 13 strikeouts ... had 5 strikeouts and pitched a shutout vs. Iona ... earned a save vs. No. 9 UCLA, pitching 1.2 innings with 1 strikeout and 1 hit ... earned her first save of the year vs. Long Beach State, retiring the last two batters with the bases loaded ... pitched 5.1 innings vs. Sacramento State with 4 strikeouts ... threw a complete game shutout against Cal Poly, allowing 4 hits and 1 walk with 5 strikeouts ... pitched 4.1 innings against No. 6 UCLA, giving up 5 earned runs and striking out 3 ... pitched a 1-hitter through six innings against Long Beach State before the 49ers scored the lone run of the game ... pitch a complete game against Houston, giving up 1 earned run and earning 6 strikeouts ... earned a win vs. Ohio State, pitching a complete game with 5 strikeouts and no earned runs ... pitched a complete game against Nebraska, striking out 5 ... started against Florida State, striking out a season-high 8 batters ... collected a win against Boise State, pitching 1.2 innings ... pitched a complete game vs. No. 18 Stanford, striking out 5 batters ... defeated No. 19 Texas A&M, pitching a complete game with seven strikeouts, two earned runs and three hits ... came on in relief vs. Ole Miss, pitching three innings with no runs to earn her first win of the season ... threw a no-hitter through seven innings before taking the loss vs. Portland State, adding five strikeouts ... pitched 6.0 innings, giving up just 2 earned runs and three hits while striking out four in the loss