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47 Whit Mayberry
Whit  Mayberry

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Alexandria, Va.

High School:
St. Stephen's & St. Agnes

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190

Position:
RHP

B/T:
R/R

08/07/2014

Virginia Has 305 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 3,967 student-athletes recognized

07/03/2014

Four Cavaliers Named to All-ACC Academic Baseball Team

Mayberry, Papi, Pinero and Waddell earn spots on squad

06/24/2014

Virginia Falls to Vanderbilt in First Game of CWS Finals, 9-8

Cavaliers nearly rally from seven-run deficit but fall run short

06/14/2014

CWS Kicks Off with Opening Ceremonies

Cavaliers practice, meet with media and participate in opening ceremonies in Omaha

06/07/2014

Mayberry and Irving Selected Saturday in MLB Draft

Mayberry goes to Tigers, while Irving picked by Diamondbacks

06/25/2014

Virginia vs. Vanderbilt- College World Series Game 3

Virginia vs. Vanderbilt- College World Series Game 3

06/23/2014

Virginia Baseball: 2014 Season in Photos

Relive all of the excitement by browsing some of the best images from the run to the College World Series.

06/23/2014

Virginia vs. Vanderbilt- College World Series Finals Game 1

Virginia vs. Vanderbilt- College World Series Finals Game 1

06/07/2014

Virginia vs. Maryland- Baseball NCAA Super Regional

Virginia falls to Maryland, 5-4 in game one of the Super Regional

02/23/2014

Baseball vs. East Carolina (By Kelsey Grant)

Baseball vs. East Carolina 2/23/14

CAREER
• Made 87 career appearances, sixth most in program history

2014
• Selected by Detroit Tigers in 21st round (640 overall) in 2014 MLB Draft
• Named to All-ACC Academic Baseball Team
• Finished second on team in appearances with 30
• Was 5-0 with one save in ACC play
• Was one of 30 baseball nominees for Lowe's Senior CLASS Award
• Allowed one run in 12 innings in NCAA tournament
• Pitched twice in College World Series, going two scoreless innings against TCU (6/17) and 3 1/3 in the CWS Finals against Vanderbilt (6/23)
• Worked 4 1/3 innings of relief without allowing run in NCAA super regional against Maryland (6/7)
• Pitched 2 1/3 scoreless innings to wrap up regional championship game against Arkansas (6/1)
• Worked three innings of relief to earn Friday win at Florida State (4/25); got out of bases-loaded, one out jam in ninth inning
• Got out of bases-loaded jam in 10th inning to earn save at VCU (4/22)
• Had streak of 9 2/3 straight scoreless innings snapped March 22 at Miami
• Picked up wins in Friday and Sunday games of Virginia Tech series; worked 1 2/3 innings in each stint, struck out seven total
• Earned first save of year on March 23 at Miami; came into bases-loaded, no-out situation and held UM scoreless in 11th
• Pitched out of two late-inning jams in wins over Boston College
• Made emergency start in home game against VMI (2/25)

2013
• Pitched in 22 games, with 18 coming in relief
• Returned from elbow surgery Feb. 16 after missing most of 2012 season
• Started in his last four outings
• Allowed 44 hits, just nine walks in 51 1/3 innings while batters hit .234 against him
• Pitched season-long 5 1/3 innings against Florida State in ACC tournament; allowed one run over first five innings (5/25)
• Started at UNC and worked five innings of one-run baseball (5/18; 5H, 0BB, 0K)
• Made first start against VCU, going 2 2/3 innings to earn win (5/14)
• Pitched 3 1/3 innings to earn save in first game of Virginia Tech series (4/26)
• Worked two scoreless innings at Wake Forest to earn third win of year (4/6)
• Came in and recorded one out March 30 vs. Miami to get out of two-on, two-out jam without allowing run to score
• Escaped second/third, none out jam without any damage in seventh inning against Maryland (3/9)
• Notched win with four innings of one-run relief against Harvard (3/2)
• Earned win in first game back with 2 2/3 scoreless innings of relief at East Carolina (2/16)

2012
• Made five weekend starts, posting 2-0 record and 3.67 ERA before suffering season-ending injury in mid-March and undergoing surgery on April 3
• Struck out 24 and walked only six in 27.0 innings
• Did not allow runner to pass first base through four innings in win over Coastal Carolina (2/18; 6.0 IP, 6H, 2R, 2ER, 0BB, 1K)
• Recorded second win of season by pitching six shutout innings against Monmouth (2/26; 6.0 IP, 6H, 0R, 0ER, 0BB, 3K)
• Worked 6.0 innings against Wright State (3/3; 8H, 3ER, 0BB, 7K)
• Fired 5.2 innings against Virginia Tech in first career Friday start - struck out first five batters of game (3ER, 7H, 7K)

2011
• Recorded 3.00 ERA in 33 innings of work during sophomore season; primarily came out of bullpen but also made two starts
• Retired lone batter he faced against South Carolina in College World Series (6/21)
• Worked two innings of relief in the win over St. John's in the NCAA Charlottesville Regional (6/4)
• Struck out five of six batters faced against North Carolina in the ACC Tournament (5/28)
• Got out of seventh-inning jam, then tossed scoreless eighth in win over Coastal Carolina (4/13; 1.1 IP, 1 H, 1 K)
• Earned first career save at Virginia Tech, pitching three innings to finish off the Hokies (4/1; 3.0 IP, 2H, 1R, 1ER, 0BB, 4K)
• Made midweek start against Towson, shutting out the Tigers in five innings of work (3/23; 5.0 IP, 4H, 0R, 0ER, 1BB, 4K)
• Came on in relief at Clemson to earn the win with 2.0 innings of work (3/12; 2.0 IP, 2H, 1R, 1ER, 1BB, 2K)
• Recorded second win of the season in first start of the year against Cornell (3/4; 5.0 IP, 6H, 1R, 1ER, 1BB, 3K)
• Earned the win out of the bullpen against VMI, pitching 2.2 scoreless innings against the Keydets (2/23; 2.2 IP, 3H, 0R, 0ER, 0BB, 2K)

2010
• Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll
• Saw action in 13 contests, including three ACC games and ACC tournament vs. FSU (5/27)
• Had 24 strikeouts in 24.1 innings
• Started UVa's last four Wednesday games
• Earned win in first career start vs. Radford (4/7); 5.0 IP, ER, 3 H, 2 K - retired 10 of first 11 batters
• Pitched two shutout innings vs. BC (3/21)
• Struck out season-best three batters in two innings of work at Florida State (3/13)

ST. STEPHENS AND ST. AGNES HIGH SCHOOL
• Two-time all-state honoree (Virginia Independent School Athletic Association)
• Second-Team All-Met as senior; honorable mention as junior
• Twice named to All-Interstate Athletic Conference team
• Posted 6-3 record with four walks and 100 strikeouts in 58.1 innings his senior year
• Posted complete games in all nine of his starts
• Two-time team MVP
• Also batted .558
• Coached by Jim Supple at St. Stephens and St. Agnes
• Also played soccer for four years and twice was the team MVP
• Worked for Lose the Training Wheels organization the summer before his junior year, teaching handicapped children how to ride bicycles

PERSONAL
• Full name is Whitley Thomas Mayberry
• Parents are John and Julie Mayberry
• Has one brother, Wesley, who plays baseball for Hamilton College (N.Y.)
• Enjoys golf and trying different restaurants

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