Skip to simplified nav

20 Brandon Guyer
Brandon  Guyer


Herndon, Va.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 210



• Named VaSID all-state second team
• Led Virginia with 80 total hits, 128 total bases and 30 extra-base hits, which included a team-high 19 doubles and team-high seven home runs
• Tied for the team-lead in RBI (57)
• Started 59 of 59 games in the outfield and as a designated hitter
• Third in stolen bases (17) and runs scored (53)
• Tied for team-lead with 25 multiple-hit games and 15 multiple-RBI games
• Had a nine-game hitting streak from Apr. 12-26
• Perfect 4-for-4 with an RBI and two doubles in second game of Maryland series (4/29)
• Drove in a career-high six runs on a 3-for-4 three-run performance against Maryland Eastern Shore (3/7)
• Matched career-high going 4-for-5 with three RBI in NCAA Regional first round win over Lehigh (6/2)
• Hit a walk-off home run to lift the Cavaliers to a 6-3 come-from behind win over Mount St Mary's (5/2)
• Best ACC series came when he went 7-for-13 with three RBI, three doubles and a home run at Maryland (4/28-30)
• Hit .319 with 36 hits, 22 runs scored, 19 RBI and four home runs in ACC games
• Tied for the sixth-most hits in a single season and had the eighth most total bases (128)
• Tied for third most doubles (19) in a single-season

• Started 55 games for the Cavaliers, including 26 in left field, 16 at designated hitter, nine at third base and one at first base
• Fifth on the team in hitting after batting .282 with 30 RBI, 57 runs scored, 15 doubles, two triples and four home runs
• Also went 10-of-13 in stolen bases
• Produced 13 multiple-hit games and six multiple-RBI games
• Had a 15-game hitting streak from Apr. 23-May 21
• Made his first collegiate start posting his first hit and RBI with a home run in Virginia's 7-2 win over Bucknell (2/18)
• Finished 2-for- 4 with a home run with a season-high three RBI and one run scored in Virginia's 8-0 win over Longwood (3/8)
• Went a season-best 3-for-4 at the plate with a double and one RBI in Virginia's 6-5 defeat of Maryland (3/20)
• Drove in three runs in Virginia's 9-2 win over No. 4 Georgia Tech, finishing 1-for-3 at the plate (4/23). Doubled twice in a perfect 2-for-2 day at the plate, scoring one run in Virginia's 2-1 victory over No. 4 Georgia Tech (4/24)
• Went 6-for-11 in the Miami series (5/13-15) matching a season-best 3-for-4 performance in game three.

• Earned four letters and a third baseman for coach Al McCullock at Herndon High
• Ranked the 172nd national prospect by Baseball America/Perfect Game
• Named a first team all-metro and a second team all-state pick
• Gold medal winner on the Northern Team in the Virginia Commonwealth Games in 2003
• Participated in the Virginia All-Star Game and in the East Coast Professional Showcase
• Batted .483 with eight home runs and 23 RBIs as a senior. Voted the class's best athlete and team MVP
• Also lettered four times in football at Herndon as a running back and linebacker where he was a third team all-state pick as a junior and a second team all-state pick as a senior.

• Parents are Ray and Karen Guyer
• Born January 28, 1986 in West Chester, Pa.
• Father played tennis at Ryder
• Has one sister, Ashley

Guyer's Career Hitting Statistics

2005 .282 55-55 202 42 57 30 15 2 4 88 10-13 8 35
2006 .336 59-59 238 53 80 57 19 4 7 128 17-21 13 30
Career .311 114-114 440 95 137 87 34 6 11 216 27-34 21 65


Top Videos
Jeff White
Bryce Perkins
Spring Football Notebook
As part of the inaugural Wahoowa Weekend, spring football concludes for the Cavaliers with an open practice April 28 at Scott Stadium.
Tina Thompson
Thompson Ready To Lead From Front
Women's Basketball
The mood was celebratory Wednesday afternoon at John Paul Jones Arena, where Tina Thompson was introduced as UVA's women's basketball coach.
Thomas Walsh
Walsh Ready to Lead 'Hoos in Postseason
Men's Golf
Healthy again after battling back problems for much of 2017, Thomas Walsh enters this weekend's ACC tournament in good form.

Jeff White

Director of News Content

A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

More Headlines
Online Stores
Cavalier Auctions
Cavalier Team Shop