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Whit Mayberry
Whit  Mayberry

Alexandria, Va.

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


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

Conference has record 3,967 student-athletes recognized


Four Cavaliers Named to All-ACC Academic Baseball Team

Mayberry, Papi, Pinero and Waddell earn spots on squad


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

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


CWS Kicks Off with Opening Ceremonies

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


Mayberry and Irving Selected Saturday in MLB Draft

Mayberry goes to Tigers, while Irving picked by Diamondbacks


Virginia vs. Vanderbilt- College World Series Game 3

Virginia vs. Vanderbilt- College World Series Game 3


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.


Virginia vs. Vanderbilt- College World Series Finals Game 1

Virginia vs. Vanderbilt- College World Series Finals Game 1


Virginia vs. Maryland- Baseball NCAA Super Regional

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


Baseball vs. East Carolina (By Kelsey Grant)

Baseball vs. East Carolina 2/23/14

• Made 87 career appearances, sixth most in program history

• 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)

• 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)

• 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)

• 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)

• 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)

• 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

• 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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