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13 Alec Bettinger
Alec  Bettinger

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Woodbridge, Va.

High School:
Hylton

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 185

Position:
RHP

B/T:
R/R


06/13/2017

Clement, Bettinger Picked on Day 2 of MLB Draft

Five Virginia players selected in first 10 rounds of draft

06/03/2017

UVA Downs DBU, 6-3, to Advance at Fort Worth Regional

Casey works seven strong innings as UVA moves on to face TCU/CCSU winner

05/14/2017

No. 10 Virginia Tops Miami, 7-4, to Claim Series

Cavaliers win fifth straight ACC series and eighth straight series against Miami

05/13/2017

Virginia Splits Doubleheader With Miami

Hurricanes take opener, 5-1, but UVA rebounds for 13-6 win in nightcap

05/02/2017

No. 10 Virginia Walks Off With 8-7 Win Over Liberty

Novak hits game-winning single in bottom of ninth inning

06/15/2015

A Championship Season in Photos: 2015 Virginia Baseball

Images from UVa's run through College World Series and to the national title

04/17/2015

Baseball vs. Miami (By Kelsey Grant)

Baseball vs. Miami (By Kelsey Grant)

CAREER
• Made 82 pitching appearances (seventh in program history)
• Recorded 22 wins, tied for fourth in school history
• Racked up 214 1/3 career innings and 219 strikeouts in 82 games (18 starts)
• Pitched in seven NCAA tournament games, including wins in clinching Game 2 of 2015 Super Regional vs. Maryland and 2016 Regional vs. William & Mary

2017
• Selected in 10th round of MLB Draft by Milwaukee Brewers (No. 294 overall)
• Went 8-0 with 2.43 ERA in 21 relief outings (third pitcher in school history to record 8+ wins and no losses in a season)
• Worked 63 innings, including 15 appearances of 2+ innings
• Led team with 71 strikeouts
• Tied for sixth in ACC in wins (8), third in opponent batting (.170) and fifth in ERA (2.43); five of his wins came in ACC play
• Allowed one run in nine total innings over the course of three postseason relief outings
• Fired 5 1/3 innings of relief in NCAA tournament game at TCU (6/4); allowed one run in 6 1/3 innings in the regional
• Worked 2 1/3 scoreless innings against Duke in ACC tournament (5/25)
• Earned wins in four straight ACC weekends from March 25-April 13, working at least three innings in each win
• Fired three shutout innings to earn save in 8-0 win at Florida State (4/29)
• Tossed six shutout innings of relief in win over Louisville (4/1)

2016
• Pitched in 23 games, with last eight coming as starts
• Pitched 61 1/3 innings (fourth on team)
• Ranked sixth in ACC with seven saves
• Made first start of season on April 10 at Boston College and worked five innings of one-run baseball
• Allowed three earned runs over six innings to earn first win of season in series clincher at Miami (4/24)
• Pitched first complete game in win over Georgia Tech (5/14); allowed only two hits over first six innings
• Grinded through three-run, four-walk first inning and held Virginia Tech scoreless over final five innings in UVA win (5/20)
• Allowed two runs over six innings to earn win against William & Mary in NCAA regional (6/3)

2015
• Second on team with 27 appearances, including four starts
• Earned three saves, including in ACC wins over Duke and North Carolina
• Tied for third on team with five wins
• Picked up win in Game 2 of NCAA Super Regional against Maryland after pitching perfect ninth inning (6/6)
• Earned save in Game 1 at North Carolina by working scoreless 10th inning, leaving runners at second and third to end game
• Pitched out of first and third, none-out situation in eighth inning of tie game vs Richmond; earned win (5/12)
• Picked up first career save on Feb. 27 against Hartford
• In three regular-season starts, he allowed one earned run over 15 innings while striking out 17

2014
• Earned wins in all six of his midweek starts, allowing just three earned runs in those contests
• Struck out the side in ninth inning in NCAA tournament opener against Bucknell (5/30)
• Worked five innings of one-run baseball in latest start, a win, against VCU (5/13)
• Had streak of 15 straight scoreless innings snapped against William & Mary (4/16)
• Struck out career-high 11 batters and gave up just one hit and one walk in start against Richmond (4/23)
• Worked four shutout innings to earn win at James Madison (4/8)
• Tossed six shutout frames in victory over Old Dominion (4/1)
• Worked five shutout innings in win over Longwood (3/26)
• Made first college start vs. Princeton, tossing four innings of two-run baseball to earn first win (3/20)
• Tossed 1 2/3 scoreless innings in first appearance vs. VMI (2/15)

CD HYLTON HIGH SCHOOL
• Named First-Team All-District in 2013
• Earned Honorable Mention All-Northwest Region honors in 2013
• Was Honorable Mention All-District selection in 2012
• Team MVP in 2012 and 2013
• Coached by Craig Flesher
• Played travel team baseball with EvoShield Canes

PERSONAL
• Parents are Mark and Linda Bettinger
• Has one sister, Julia, and one brother, Cooper

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