Finished his career ranked third in winning percentage at Virginia (.875/14-2 record)
Selected in 20th round (613th overall) in MLB Draft by Kansas City Royals
Made 19 appearances out of bullpen as well as three starts
Tied for second in ACC with nine wins; eight of his wins came in his last 12 appearances
His nine wins tied for the 10th most in a single season in UVa history
Pitched more than one inning in 15 of his 22 outings
Had 1.52 ERA and 8-0 record over 12 appearances from March 31-May 12 (35.1 IP, 6 ER)
Held hitters to a team-low .183 batting average, struck out 46 and yielded only eight extra-base hits in 50.1 innings of work
Pitched 4.1 innings of two-hit ball in his first start of season in win over Towson (3/27; 4.1 IP, 2H, 0R, 0ER, 3BB, 4K)
Earned Saturday win over NC State with 1.2 scoreless innings in relief (3/31)
Pitched 2.2 two-hit innings in relief and was credited with win against Wake Forest (4/8; 2.2 IP, 2H, 0R, 0ER, 2BB, 1K)
Struck out six and yielded only one hit in 3.1 IP to earn win against George Washington (4/11)
Earned win against Richmond with 1.1 innings of no-hit ball out of bullpen (4/17; 1.1 IP, 0H, 0R, 0ER, 1BB, 2K)
Fired career-high 6.0 innings out of bullpen and allowed just two hits and two walks to earn win vs. Duke (4/21)
Started at VCU (4/25) and worked 3.2 innings (2ER, 0H, 2BB)
Worked 6.0 innings of scoreless relief and struck out career-high seven batters to earn win at Miami (4/29)
Notched win with 3.0 innings of one-run relief vs. High Point (5/9)
Picked up ninth win after firing scoreless inning of relief against Georgia Tech (5/12)
Missed nearly a month with an oblique injury; returned to start NCAA tournament game vs. Oklahoma (6/3); took loss after allowing four runs (three earned) in three innings
Pitched in eight games - all out of bullpen
Tossed two perfect innings to finish off 1-hit shutout of Boston College (4/29)
Recorded the first save of his career against Maryland (3/25) pitching 3.0 scoreless innings and striking out six
Made first appearance of the season against William and Mary, tossing two innings without yielding a hit (3/1; 2.0 IP, 0H, 0R, 0BB, 2K)
Hit first career home run as pinch hitter in seventh inning against Richmond (4/20)
Pitched in eight games, including one start
Batters hit just .208 against him
Earned win over Richmond in first career start with four shutout innings of work (4/20)
Pitched scoreless inning at VMI (4/14)
Struck out career-high five in 2.1 innings against James Madison (4/6)
Earned win vs. Towson (3/30) with three innings of relief
Pitched perfect ninth inning vs. William and Mary in first outing this season (3/16)
Pitched and was key outfield defensive sub
Played three times as late-game defensive sub in left field during ACC Tournament, as well as three times in NCAA Super Regional
Made key running catch and then held runner at third to help UVa maintain one-run lead in ninth inning of Game 2 win of Super Regional at Ole Miss
Tossed 3.1 scoreless innings vs. Stony Brook (0 H, 0 BB, 3 K) - 4/8
Shined in 3.1-inning relief stint vs. Norfolk State April 1 (earned win)
Pitched scoreless inning at UNC (3/29)
Earned first career win with 2.2 scoreless innings out of bullpen vs. Wagner (3/18)
Tossed 2.0 innings vs. Florida State (1R, 2H, 1BB, 1K)
Had career-high two hits against Navy (3/10)
Allowed first earned runs of career in second game vs. Georgia Tech (4/11; earned win in that game)
Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll
LAKE BRADDOCK HIGH SCHOOL
Three-time First-Team All-District and All-Region honoree
Two-time Honorable Mention All-Met
Team won two district and two regional championships
Played for coach Jody Rutherford
Four-year football letterwinner (quarterback, punter, defensive back, kick returner)
District Player of the Year in football as senior
Two-time All-District and All-Region quarterback
Full name is Shane Kennedy Halley
Born in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Parents are Tom and Sharon Halley
Father played football at Tennessee and grandfather, Jim Kennedy, pitched for Chattanooga Lookouts
Father is a Naval Aviator who flies FA/18 Hornets, which caused family to move around for much of his life; he currently is serving in Iraq
Has one brother, Keegan, and one sister, Tara
Member of Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) and Student-Athlete Mentors (SAMs) at UVa
New Coaches Welcomed Into Cavaliers' FoldWomen's Rowing8/18/17Virginia's rowing team heads into 2017-18 with two new coaches: associate head coach Emily Ford and assistant Erin Neppel.Nelson Making Name for Himself in SecondaryFootball8/16/17Redshirt freshman Brenton Nelson, who was put on scholarship this month, is competing for a starting job in Virginia's nickel defense.DeSorbo Hits Ground Running at UVASwimming & Diving8/16/17After six seasons as NC State's associate head coach, Todd DeSorbo now oversees men's and women's swimming & diving at Virginia.
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.
Cavaliers in the Pros: August Update
Baseball | 8/22/2017
Five former Cavaliers are currently playing on first-place teams as MLB heads toward final month ...
Virginia's Summer Baseball Wrapup
Baseball | 8/16/2017
Rising junior Daniel Lynch had a breakout summer while playing for the Orleans Firebirds and was ...
Jeff White: UVA Greats Enjoying Reunion in D.C.
Baseball | 7/28/2017
Ryan Zimmerman and Sean Doolittle, who were teammates at UVA in 2005, now play together on the...
Cavaliers in the Pros: All-Star Break Update
Baseball | 7/12/2017
For the third straight season, 11 former Virginia baseball players have seen time at the Major...
Summer Baseball Update
Baseball | 7/11/2017
Virginia's Bobby Nicholson (NECBL) and Grant Donahue (PGCBL) each were named their respective...
Three Cavaliers Named to All-ACC Academic Team
Baseball | 6/29/2017
Robbie Coman, Tommy Doyle and Chesdin Harrington each were named to the all-academic team for the...
Cavaliers Competing in Summer Baseball Leagues
Baseball | 06/15/2017
The Cavaliers have spread out across the country to play in wood-bat summer leagues as they...
Haseley, Doyle Earn All-America Honors
Baseball | 06/15/2017
Adam Haseley and Tommy Doyle each earned All-America honors from the NBCWA.
- Online Stores