Pete Meredith Staff Bio | Assistant Softball Coach

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Pete Meredith

Responsibilities

Primarily in charge of pitchers,  but will also work closely with catchers, infielders, outfielders and hitters

Years at BYU

2014-Present

Coaching Experience

The Pitching Academy

Playing Career

  • Played professional men's fastpitch for Sportsman Enterprises, Dave Frye Plastering, Farm Tavern, Trans Aire International and Larry Miller Toyota
  • Meredith pitched in a record 23 consecutive International Softball Congress World Tournaments
  • Set records for most tournament wins (61), no hitters (8), strikeouts in a tournament (100) and strikeouts in a game (21)
  • Named to the All-World Team seven times
  • Inducted into the International Softball Congress Hall of Fame in 2007
  • Of his ASA playing career Bill Plummer, longtime communications coordinator of the ASA, said, "Peter Meredith was one of greatest pitchers in the history of the Amateur Softball Association and the International Softball Congress.In the ASA, Meredith holds the record for most wins in ASA national championship play, compiling a 55-27 record before retiring from Major competition in 2002. He also shares the record for most wins in one Men's Major National Championship with eight in 1988 for Trans-Aire of Elkhart, Ind. and is the record holder for most innings pitched in one national tourney (88) in that same national championship. In that 1988 national championship, Meredith fanned 138 batters, second best in ASA history, and between 1988-1989 he hurled 50 2/3 innings without allowing an earned run. In 1998, Meredith won a record tying six games in leading the USA National Team to the ISF World Championship in Saskatchewan, beating his native country, New Zealand, 4-0, in the gold medal game. In 1995, he was a member of the USA Pan American team that finished second behind Canada in Parana, Argentina."

Hometown

Dunedin, New Zealand

Personal/Family

He and wife Angie have one daughter