BYU Baseball Individual Records

Individual Records

Most Hits
Game 6 Alex Wolfe vs. Air Force Academy,  5/20/10
  6 J.C. Leach vs. Air Force Academy, 4/25/08
  6 Brandon Taylor vs. Utah, 4/23/05
  6 Ryan Roberts, vs. Wyoming, 3/23/96
  6 Eric McDowell, vs. Grand Canyon, 4/6/96 & vs. Southern Utah, 2/21/95
  6 Mike Willes, vs. Air Force Academy, 4/4/87
  6 David Willes, vs. Utah, 5/2/87
  6 Jeff Brown, vs. Hawai`i, 5/8/85
  6 Cory Snyder, vs. UC Riverside, 3/27/84
Season 118 Gary Daniels, 1990
  113 Wally Joyner, 1983
Career 359 Gary Cooper, 1983-86
  301 Sean McNaughton, 2005-2010
Most Doubles
Game 4 Glen Spencer, 1996
  3 Dan Vargas, 2008
  3 Alex Wolfe, 2010
  3 Sean McNaughton, 2005 & 2010
  3 Dave Jensen, 2002
  3 Shane Belliston, 2001
  3 Troy McNaughton, 1998
  3 Cory Francom, 1995
  3 David Bayles, 1994
  3 Brent Turley, 1992
  3 Wally Joyner, 1983
  3 Eric Varoz, 1983
  3 Don Valgardson, 1977
  3 Dane Iorg, 1969 & 1971
  3 Jim O'Brien, 1960
Season 34 Gary Schoonover, 1987, 63 games
Career 83 Gary Schoonover, 1985-88
  67 Sean McNaughton, 2005-2010
  67 Wally Joyner, 1981-83
  58 Gary Cooper, 1983-86
  57 Kenny Clayton, 1977-81
Most Triples
Game 2 Several Players (last by Kelton Caldwell, 2014)
Season 10 Gary Daniels, 1990
Career 23 Doug Jackson, 2000-03
  18 Kent Walton, 2006-09
  18 Stan Younger, 1977-80
Most Home Runs
Game 4 D.G. Nelson, (9 innings) , 1997
  4 Ryan Roberts, (9 innings) , 1996
  4 Gary Daniels, (9 innings) , 1990
  4 Mike Willes, (7 innings) , 1988
  4 Cliff Pastornicky, 1980
  4 Troy McNaughton, (7 innings) , 1998
  3 Spencer Oborn, (9 innings) , 1998
  3 Leroy Brown, (9 innings) , 1996
  3 Mike Willes, (7 innings) , 1988
  3 Cory Snyder, 1982
  3 Kim Nelson, (11 innings), 1977
  3 Lee Iorg, 1974
  3 Dave Coon, 1971
  3 Doug Howard, (7 innings), 1968
  3 Dick Nemelka, 1962
Season 35 Mike Willes, 1988, led the nation, 60 games
  31 Mike Willes, 1987, led the nation, 63 games
  27 Cory Snyder, 1984, 59 games
  26 Ryan Hall, 1994, 55 games
  24 Gary Daniels, 1990, 69 games
  23 Ryan Pond, 1999, 55 games
  23 Ryan Roberts, 1996, 56 games
  23 Wally Joyner, 1983, 64 games
  22 D.G. Nelson, 1997, 54 games
  22 Gary Cooper, 1985, 70 games
  22 Murphy Su'a, 1979, 76 games
  21 Brad Eagar, 1989, 65 games
  21 Cory Snyder, 1983, 63 games
Career 73 Cory Snyder, 1982-84
  71 Mike Willes, 1983-88
  59 Gary Cooper, 1983-86
  54 Sean McNaughton, 2005-2010
  51 Brad Eagar, 1986-89
  43 Ryan Pond, 1998-99
  43 Wally Joyner, 1981-83
  38 Kenny Clayton, 1977-81
Most Home Runs in One Inning
Game 2 Patrick Johnson, vs. Grand Canyon Univ., 4/6/96
  2 Steve Eagar, vs. Northern Colorado, 4/26/83
Most RBI
Game 11 Ron Sisler, 1987
Season 108 Mike Willes, 1988, 63 games
  95 Wally Joyner, 1983, 64 games
  91 Gary Daniels, 1990
  91 Cory Snyder, 1984, 64 games
  91 Murphy Su'a, 1979, 75 games
  88 Jeff Brown, 1985, 69 games
  85 Cory Snyder, 1983, 59 games
Career 285 Mike Willes, 1983, 86-88
  249 Gary Cooper, 1983-86
  247 Cory Snyder, 1982-84
  206 Wally Joyner, 1981-83
  197 Kenny Clayton, 1977-81
Most Runs Scored
Game 6 Brad Eagar, 1987
  6 David Willes, 1987
Season 86 Mike Willes, 1988, 60 games
  84 Gary Daniels, 1990, 69 games
Career 320 Gary Cooper, 1983-86
Most Total Bases
Game 16 Mike Willes, 1988
  16 Cliff Pastornicky, 1980
Season 237 Gary Daniels, 1990, 69 games
  218 Wally Joyner, 1983, 64 games
Career 612 Gary Cooper, 1983-86
Most Walks
Game 5 Pete Marks, 1961
  5 Jim Mecate, 1983
Season 53 Randy Wilstead, 1990, 68 games
  52 Paul Cluff, 1989, 64 games
  52 Gary Cooper, 1985, 70 games
Career 186 Gary Cooper, 1983-86

 

Most Stolen Bases
Game 5 Gary Cooper, 1984
Season 50 Stan Younger, 1979, 66 games
  47 Marc Thomas, 1979, 72 games
  34 Gary Cooper, 1985, 70 games
Career 95 Gary Cooper, 1983-86
  78 Marc Thomas, 1976-79
  63 Stan Younger, 1977-79
  59 Gary Miner, 1987-89
  53 Kent Walton, 2006-09
  48 Jeff Howes, 1989-91
  48 Scott DeLong,1981-82
  46 Ranger Weins, 2002-04
  45 Spencer Oborn, 1997-98
  45 Ron Hill, 1973-75
  43 Doug Jackson, 2000-03
  42 Cameron Coughlan, 2000-02
  41 Stetson Banks, 2006, 2009
  38 Mike Littlewood, 1985-88
  36 Steve Campbell, 1980-81
  30 D.G. Nelson, 1994-97
Hit For the Cycle
    Jeff Hiestand vs. UNLV 5/26/06
    Brandon Taylor vs. Utah, 4/23/05 & vs. Air Force Academy 4/29/05
    Matt Carson vs. New Mexico 5/17/02
    Spencer Oborn vs. Air Force Academy 4/24/98 & vs. Air Force Academy 4/29/98
    Brent Turley vs, UNLV 2/20/93 & vs. Wyoming 5/1/92
    Brent Brown vs. Wyoming 4/22/89
Triple Plays
    BYU vs. San Diego State 5/26/11 Andrew Law (6UUU)
    BYU vs. New Mexico 4/23/09 Steve Parker-Andrew Law-Kasey Ko (5-4-3)
    BYU vs. Southern Utah 4/22/98 Mark Smith-Brad Winget-Chris Circuit (F9-3-5)
    BYU vs. Grand Canyon University 3/5/94 D.G. Nelson-Eric McDowell-Steve Cooper (4U-463)
Most At Bats
Game 8 Rob Itri vs. Utah 3/27/04
Season 290 Murphy Su'a, 1979, 75 games
Career 920 Sean McNaughton, 2005-2010
  877 Gary Cooper, 1983-86
Batting Average
Season .467 Dane Iorg, 1971, 48 games
  .464 Isaac Iorg, 1999, 29 games
  .462 Wally Joyner, 1983, 64 games
  .453 Paul Cluff, 1989, 64 games
  .450 Cory Snyder, 1984, 64 games
  .446 Randy Wilstead, 1990, 68 games
  .445 Wally Joyner, 1982
  .439 Mike Willes, 1987, 63 games
  .438 Matt Stringham, 1996
  .437 Gary Daniels, 1990, 69 games
  .432 Gary Schoonover, 1987, 63 games
  .427 Troy McNaughton, 1998, 53 games
  .426 Spencer Oborn, 1998
  .421 Ryan Hall, 1994, 55 games
  .420 David Decker, 1997
  .420 Gary Schoonover, 1985
Career .432 Cory Snyder, 1982-84
  .419 Wally Joyner, 1981-83
  .409 Gary Cooper, 1983-86
Slugging Percentage
Season .945 Mike Willes, 1988
  .932 Cory Snyder, 1984

 

Consecutive Game Hitting Streaks
Game 39 Kainoa Obrey, 2003
  37 Gary Schoonover, 1987
  32 Cory Snyder, 1983
Most Runs Scored
Season 86 Mike Willes, 1988, 60 games
  84 Gary Daniels, 1990, 69 games
Career 320 Gary Cooper, 1983-86

 

Most Strikeouts
Season 63 J.T. Musso, 2007, 56 games
Career 178 Sean McNaughton, 2005-2010
  156 Ben Saylor, 2004-06
Most Hit by Pitches
Season 15

Michael Wirrick, 2001, 42 games

Career 28 Matt Carson, 2000-02
  25 Michael Wirrick, 1999-2001
# NCAA Record

Pitching Records

Perfect Game
  4/18/61 Bobby Noel vs. Montana, 7 innings, BYU won 8-0 in Provo
No-Hitters
  2014 Kolton Mahoney at Nicholls State, 9 innings
  1989 John DeSilva vs. Colorado State, 7 innings
  1981 Peter Kendrick vs. Chapman College, 9 innings
  1981 Peter Kendrick vs. Air Force Academy, 7 innings
  1979 Greg Petersen vs. Southern Utah, 7 innings
  1971 Steve Easton at Colorado State, 7 innings
  1961 Bobby Noel vs. Montana, 7 innings (perfect game)
No-Hitters vs. BYU
  3/28/66 by Ron Dargo, San Diego State
  3/28/64 by Bill Lefler, San Diego State
Most Strikeouts
Game 20 Todd Newman vs. Notre Dame, 1986
  17 Richard Zinniger vs. San Francisco, 1969
  15 Nate Fernley vs. San Francisco, 7 innings, 2001
  14 Ed Zinter vs. Utah, 1988
  14 Tom Morris at Lewis-Clark State, 7 innings, 1978
  13 Scott Haws vs. Cal-Northridge, 1996
  13 Jack Morris vs. Utah, 7 innings, 1976
  13 Kaye Ellsworth vs. Westminster, 7 innings, 1968

 

Best Pitching Record
Season 12-0 Bob Moesteller, 1961
  11-0 Scott Nielsen, 1982
  11-0 Mark De La Torre, 1983
  14-1 Scott Nielsen, 1983
  11-1 Jeff Stone, 1997
  16-2 John DeSilva, 1989
  16-3 Nate Fernley, 2001
  16-3 Peter Kendrick, 1981
Career 31-10 Colby Ward, 1983-86
  29-8 Peter Kendrick, 1980-82
  29-15 Mark Beavers, 1983-86
  27-3 Scott Nielsen, 1978-83
  27-16 Jeff Stone, 1997-2002
  26-7 Jeff Dusek, 1970-72
  25-8 Axle Hardy, 1977-79
  23-3 John DeSilva, 1987-89
  23-10 Ed Zinter, 1987-89
  22-12 Tom Morris, 1976-79
  20-8 Scott Haws, 1995-96
  20-7 Bob Moesteller, 1959-61
  19-7 Steve Easton, 1969-71
Most Pitching Decisions
Career 51 Colby Ward, 1983-86
  44 Mark Beavers, 1983-86
  43 Jeff Stone, 1997-2002
  37 Peter Kendrick, 1980-82
  34 Tom Morris, 1976-79
  33 Ed Zinter, 1987-89
  33 Axle Hardy, 1977-79
  33 Jeff Dusek, 1970-72

 

Most Saves
Season 11 Jordan Muir, 2009
  9 Ryan Hancock, 1992
  8 Mason Marshall, 2012
  7 Dan Wheeler, 1983
  7 Nate Fernley, 2000
Career 15 Ryan Hancock, 1991-92
Most Complete Games
Season 23 Peter Kendrick, 1980-82
Best Won-Lost Percentage
Season .963 Scott Nielsen (27-3), 1978-83
Most Consecutive Victories
Season 26 Scott Nielsen, 1978-83 (NCAA Record)

Team Records

Most At Bats
Season 2,541 1985, 73 games
Most Hits
Season 891 1985, 73 games
Most Doubles
Season 183 1985, 73 games

 

Most Triples
Season 34 1990, 46 games
Most Home Runs
Season 161 1985, 73 games (Led the NCAA)

 

Most RBI
Season 675 1985, 73 games
Most Runs Scored
Season 743 1985, 73 games
Most Season Total Bases
  1,544 1985, 73 games

 

Most Season Bases on Balls
379 1985, 73 games
Most Season Strikeouts
440 2009, 54 games
Most Season  Stolen Bases
176 1979, 76 games

 

Best Season Batting Average
.379 1988, 60 games