UVU not tied with UTPA in the race for the No. 2 seed
At Utah Valley ... Freshman (2013): Went 2-2 with a 6.83 ERA in first season ... had 13 appearances including seven starts ... pitched 27.2 innings on the season ... earned his first win in a five strikeout performance vs. Chicago State ... picked up second win vs. New York Tech.
Before Utah Valley ... Was a two-time All-Region and All-State performer for American Fork High School ... helped the Cavemen to a 5A state championship in 2012 and a state runner-up finish in 2011 ... was selected as the Most Valuable Pitcher in a State Prospect game ... also played basketball where he helped AF grab a state title in 2011 and a 5A region title in 2012 ... graduated from AF in 2012 with a 3.5 GPA.
Personal ... Born July 16, 1994 in Provo, Utah ... son of NovaLea and Randy Beddes ... oldest brother, Randy, played college basketball for Dawson Community College in Montana ... brother Brandon played college football for Snow College and Southern Utah, earning the Outstanding Offensive Lineman Award for SUU in 2011 ... also recruited by BYU ... Danny and each of his three brothers were born within a six-day span in July.