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Maverik Buffo Athlete Profile

#32 Maverik Buffo

Position: Right Hand Pitcher Height: 6-2 Weight: 195 Roster Years: 2015-2017 Hometown: Salem, UT Last School: Spanish Fork High School


  • Born in Payson, Utah
  • Parents are Steve and Loni Buffo
  • Majoring in exercise and wellness/science

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Spanish Fork High School under Jim "Shoe" Nelson
  • All-State 4A pitcher
  • Louisville Slugger All-American for 2014 and preseason All-American
  • Perfect Game First Team West Region
  • 4A All-Region, team captain and voted outstanding senior on team
  • Posted 9 wins and 3 losses with 105 strikeouts and 20 walks as a senior
  • Four-time all-tournament team in Perfect Game league
  • Played summer ball for the Utah Marshalls
  • Pitched 6.3 perfect innings in the old Bull Durham Stadium in North Carolina for the USA Trials
  • Played on SFHS golf team
  • Recruited by Washington State, Oregon State, Utah, Utah Valley, Oklahoma State, USC, Stanford and SLCC.

2015 | Freshman Year

  • Started three games and had 10 appearances

2016 | Sophomore Year

  • Posted wins vs. Saint Louis (5-0), Kansas (6-1), Utah Valley (6-1), Pacific (11-4) and San Diego (13-1)
  • Left Saint Mary's game in first inning with arm injury which sidelined him for the season.

2017 | Junior Year

  • All-West Coast Conference Tournament Team
  • Drafted in the 34th round by the Toronto Blue Jays