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2017 Collegiate Baseball Preseason All-American second team
2017 NCBWA Preseason All-American third team
2017 NCBWA Stopper of the Year Preseason Watch List
2016 ABCA All-Region first team
2016 All-Big 12 first team
Three-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Spring 2015-16, Fall 2015)
Made career-high 24 appearances as a reliever, served as team's primary closer ... First-team ABCA All-Region, marking Baylor's first such selection since 2012 and 32nd all-time honoree ... First-team All-Big 12 ... One of 43 semifinalists for 2016 Gregg Olson Award (breakout player of the year) ... Midseason Stopper of the Year watch list ... Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (fall 2015, spring 2016) ... Had 14 saves, 10 coming in conference play, both leading the Big 12 ... Save total ranked seventh in NCAA ... Ninth player in BU history to record 10 or more saves in a season (first since Josh Michalec set the single-season Baylor and Big 12 records with 21 saves in 2014) ... Ranks tied for third on BU's single-season saves list and is eighth on BU's career list ... Led team in ERA (0.78), which ranks 18th on BU's single-season list ... Held opposing batters to team-low average (.188), which ranks tied for 20th on BU's single-season list ... Converted first eight career save attempts and 14 of 15 on the season ... Posted 1-1 record ... Gave up just four runs on 15 hits and nine walks with 22 strikeouts over 23 innings ... Notched 21 scoreless appearances, including a streak of seven from March 29 through April 16 that covered 7.1 innings ... Had 14 hitless outings ... Posted 6 multi-strikeout appearances and had at least one strikeout in 15 outings ... Gave up just two extra base hits (one double and one home run) ... Surrendered multiple hits just four times and allowed no more than three hits in an appearance all season ... Ended season by recording a save in six straight appearances ... Lone multi-inning save came in 1.1-frame effort at Oklahoma (4/9) ... Registered season-high three strikeouts in final appearance of season at Texas (5/20) to earn 14th save.
Made one start in 21 appearances on the mound ... Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (spring 2015, fall 2015) ... Had nine straight games with at least one strikeout ... Recorded first collegiate strikeout vs. No. 13 Cal Poly (2/15) ... Recorded first career start vs. UT Arlington (4/7) ... Ranked third on team in appearances (21) ... Ranked fifth on team in innings pitched (43.2) ... Pitched 2.2 scoreless innings with one strikeout vs. West Virginia (3/21) ... Pitched 4.2 scoreless innings with two strikeouts vs. Oklahoma (3/29) ... Allowed one run over 3.1 innings with three strikeouts vs. Texas Tech.
Pitched for coach Chans Champman at Ronald Reagan High School (Texas) ... Three-year letterwinner ... Helped team to 34-7 record and state finals during his senior season ... Posted 24-6 record with 12 saves, 184 strikeouts and 205.33 innings pitched during prep career ... Went 14-2 with 100 strikeouts in 106 innings in 2014 ... 2014 San Antonio Express News Player of the Year ... Named first-team all-district as senior ... Named Class 5A all-tournament, all-area and all-area MVP during senior year ... Named to THSBCA first-team all-state and TXSWA first-team All-State during senior season ... Named MaxPreps second-team All-America in 2014.
Born June 6, 1996 ... Son of Kenny and Tina Montemayor ... Pre-business major.