5 Candace Whittemore
5 Candace Whittemore
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Montpelier, Va.
High School: Patrick Henry
Position: P
Bats/Throws: L/R
app 19
gs 17
w 13
l 6
sv 0
ip 108.2
era 2.13
k 115

As a junior (2018)

  • Named to the Schutt Sports/NFCA Division III National Player of the Year Watchlist
  • VaSID First Team All-State
  • First Team All-Region
  • First Team All-ODAC awards
  • Appeared in 39 games, with 21 appeareances in the circle, and 20 starts
  • Compiled 28 hits, two doubles, one triple, and 12 runs in 86 at bats for a batting average of .326
  • Pitched 135 innings, with a 15-4 record, 17 complete games, and 8 shutouts
  • Ended with a 1.30 earned run average and 142 strikeouts
  • Finished inside of the National Top 25 for ERA 
  • 5.07 strikeout-to-walk, 4th best in ODAC
  • Eight shutouts, which was the 9th best shutout rate in the nation

As a sophomore (2017)

  • VaSID All-State Second Team
  • NFCA All-Atlantic Region Second Team
  • All-ODAC Second Team
  • NCAA Ashland Regional All-Tournament Team
  • Aappeared in 36 games with 26 starts in the circle
  • 23 wins, 135 strikeouts, and 4 saves over her 186.2 innings pitched

As a freshman (2016)

  • All-ODAC Second Team Honors
  • Played in 36 games for the Yellow Jackets at P/UT
  • Whittemore averaged .247 with 18 hits and a home run
  • As a pitcher Whittemore appeared in 28 games starting 19 with a 16-6 record and one recorded save
  • Ginished with 136 K and a 1.81 ERA

Personal

  • Attended Patrick Henry High School where she lettered all four years in softball
  • Helped the Patriots claim the conference and district championships twice and regional championships three times during her high school career
  • Patriots were the State Runner-Ups in 2012 and reached the semi-finals in 2014 and 2015
  • Named First Team All-District/Conference, First Team All-Region, First Team All-State and First and Second Team All-Metro
  • Member of DECA and the Beta Club
  • Intends to pursue a degree in engineering physics.

Candace Whittemore pitches

Recent Games
Apr 9 at Bridgewater (Va.) L, 7-1
Apr 9 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 7-3
Apr 14 Randolph W, 8-0
Apr 14 Randolph W, 10-1
Apr 17 at Ferrum W, 4-1
Apr 17 at Ferrum L, 9-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 28 16
Plate appearances 88 50
At Bats 79 43
Runs 13 7
Hits 28 15
Doubles 2 1
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 14 8
Total bases 30 16
Walks 2 2
Hit by pitch 1 1
Strikeouts 6 2
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits 6 4
Hit into double play 2 1
Stolen Bases 5 4
Caught Stealing 1 -
Batting Average .354 .349
On Base Percentage .378 .391
Slugging Percentage .380 .372
Appearances 19 11
Games started 17 9
Wins 13 6
Losses 6 5
Saves 0 0
Complete Games 13 8
Shutouts 6 2
Innings Pitched 108.2 60.2
Hits 84 55
Runs 35 26
Earned Runs 33 26
Walks 32 20
Strikeouts 115 65
Strikeouts per Game 7.41 7.50
Doubles Allowed 9 7
Triples Allowed 2 1
Home Runs Allows 7 6
At Bats Against 397 231
Batting Average Against .212 .238
Earned Run Average 2.13 3.00
Wild pitches 5 4
Hit Batters 1 1
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed 2 1
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 6 3
Total Chances 20 12
Put Outs 3 3
Assists 17 9
Errors 0 0
Fielding Percentage 1.000 1.000
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed 8 5
Runners Caught Stealing 4 3
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .333 .375
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 23 vs. Salem   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 vs. Centre   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 vs. McDaniel   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 vs. William Peace   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at Mary Washington W, 7-4 2 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Feb 28 at Mary Washington L, 6-5 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 2 Stevenson W, 7-1 3 1 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 2 Stevenson W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Gettysburg L, 5-4 4 0 2 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 3 Gettysburg W, 3-1 3 1 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 8 #12 Rowan W, 1-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 8 #12 Rowan   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 Wilkes W, 5-0 3 0 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 9 Wilkes W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Rhode Island Col. W, 8-0 4 1 1 - - - 1 - - 1 -
Mar 11 Rhode Island Col. W, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 Greensboro W, 11-0 3 2 3 - - - 1 - - - 1
Mar 17 Greensboro L, 7-4 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 20 #1 Virginia Wesleyan L, 1-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 20 #1 Virginia Wesleyan W, 5-1 2 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 23 at #15 Lynchburg L, 4-1 3 0 0 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Mar 23 at #15 Lynchburg L, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 East. Mennonite W, 3-0 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 26 East. Mennonite W, 6-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 30 at Guilford W, 7-4 4 2 3 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 30 at Guilford L, 10-9 5 1 2 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 31 at Emory & Henry L, 12-4 3 0 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 31 at Emory & Henry L, 14-7 3 0 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 3 #1 Christopher Newport W, 6-0 3 1 2 1 - - 2 - - - -
Apr 3 #1 Christopher Newport L, 8-4 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 6 at Shenandoah W, 10-1 3 1 1 - - - 1 - - 2 -
Apr 6 at Shenandoah W, 7-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Bridgewater (Va.) L, 7-1 3 0 2 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Randolph W, 8-0 3 1 2 - - - 1 1 - 1 -
Apr 14 Randolph W, 10-1 3 1 1 - - - 0 - 1 1 -
Apr 17 at Ferrum W, 4-1 3 1 2 1 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 17 at Ferrum L, 9-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 20 Roanoke   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Roanoke   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 23 vs. Salem   - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 vs. Centre   - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 vs. McDaniel   - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 vs. William Peace   - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at Mary Washington W, 7-4 - - 1 1 0 - 1 - - 3
Feb 28 at Mary Washington L, 6-5 - - 1 0 0 - 3 1 3.00 4
Mar 2 Stevenson W, 7-1 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 3
Mar 2 Stevenson W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Gettysburg L, 5-4 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 4
Mar 3 Gettysburg W, 3-1 - - - 1 0 - 2 - - 3
Mar 8 #12 Rowan W, 1-0 - - - 0 0 1 2 1 2.00 3
Mar 8 #12 Rowan   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 Wilkes W, 5-0 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Mar 9 Wilkes W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Rhode Island Col. W, 8-0 - - - 1 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Mar 11 Rhode Island Col. W, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 Greensboro W, 11-0 - - - 3 0 - - - - 3
Mar 17 Greensboro L, 7-4 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 1
Mar 20 #1 Virginia Wesleyan L, 1-0 - - 1 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 3
Mar 20 #1 Virginia Wesleyan W, 5-1 - - 1 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 3
Mar 23 at #15 Lynchburg L, 4-1 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Mar 23 at #15 Lynchburg L, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 East. Mennonite W, 3-0 1 - 1 0 0 - 2 - - 3
Mar 26 East. Mennonite W, 6-0 - - - 0 0 - 2 - - 3
Mar 30 at Guilford W, 7-4 - - - 3 0 - 1 - - 4
Mar 30 at Guilford L, 10-9 - - - 2 0 - 2 1 2.00 5
Mar 31 at Emory & Henry L, 12-4 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Mar 31 at Emory & Henry L, 14-7 - - 1 1 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 3 #1 Christopher Newport W, 6-0 - - - 3 1 - 1 - - 3
Apr 3 #1 Christopher Newport L, 8-4 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Apr 6 at Shenandoah W, 10-1 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Apr 6 at Shenandoah W, 7-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 9 at Bridgewater (Va.) L, 7-1 - - - 2 0 - - 1 - 3
Apr 9 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Randolph W, 8-0 - - - 2 0 - - 1 - 4
Apr 14 Randolph W, 10-1 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 3
Apr 17 at Ferrum W, 4-1 - - - 3 1 - 1 - - 3
Apr 17 at Ferrum L, 9-1 - - - 0 0 1 2 1 2.00 3
Apr 20 Roanoke   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Roanoke   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 23 vs. Salem   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 vs. Centre   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 vs. McDaniel   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 vs. William Peace   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at Mary Washington W, 7-4 1 1 0 0 4.0 6 3 1 1.75 3 3 -
Feb 28 at Mary Washington L, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 2 Stevenson W, 7-1 1 1 0 0 5.0 3 1 1 1.40 1 7 -
Mar 2 Stevenson W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Gettysburg L, 5-4 1 0 1 0 8.0 8 5 5 4.38 4 7 1
Mar 3 Gettysburg W, 3-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 8 #12 Rowan W, 1-0 1 1 0 0 7.0 2 0 0 0.00 1 6 -
Mar 8 #12 Rowan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 Wilkes W, 5-0 1 1 0 0 7.0 3 0 0 0.00 1 6 -
Mar 9 Wilkes W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Rhode Island Col. W, 8-0 1 1 0 0 5.0 4 0 0 0.00 1 9 -
Mar 11 Rhode Island Col. W, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 Greensboro W, 11-0 1 1 0 0 5.0 1 0 0 0.00 0 5 -
Mar 17 Greensboro L, 7-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 20 #1 Virginia Wesleyan L, 1-0 1 0 1 0 7.0 5 1 1 1.00 2 4 1
Mar 20 #1 Virginia Wesleyan W, 5-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 at #15 Lynchburg L, 4-1 1 0 1 0 6.0 9 4 4 4.67 3 5 1
Mar 23 at #15 Lynchburg L, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 East. Mennonite W, 3-0 1 1 0 0 7.0 3 0 0 0.00 1 6 -
Mar 26 East. Mennonite W, 6-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 at Guilford W, 7-4 1 1 0 0 7.0 5 4 4 4.00 1 4 1
Mar 30 at Guilford L, 10-9 0 0 1 0 1.1 3 2 2 10.50 - 2 -
Mar 31 at Emory & Henry L, 12-4 1 0 1 0 3.0 9 6 6 14.00 2 4 -
Mar 31 at Emory & Henry L, 14-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 3 #1 Christopher Newport W, 6-0 1 1 0 0 7.0 2 0 0 0.00 1 7 -
Apr 3 #1 Christopher Newport L, 8-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 at Shenandoah W, 10-1 1 1 0 0 5.0 3 1 1 1.40 1 6 -
Apr 6 at Shenandoah W, 7-2 0 1 0 0 5.1 7 - - 0.00 1 5 -
Apr 9 at Bridgewater (Va.) L, 7-1 1 0 1 0 6.0 8 7 7 8.17 4 10 2
Apr 9 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Randolph W, 8-0 1 1 0 0 6.0 1 0 0 0.00 3 6 -
Apr 14 Randolph W, 10-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 17 at Ferrum W, 4-1 1 1 0 0 7.0 2 1 1 1.00 2 13 1
Apr 17 at Ferrum L, 9-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 Roanoke   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Roanoke   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 23 vs. Salem   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 vs. Centre   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 vs. McDaniel   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 vs. William Peace   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at Mary Washington W, 7-4 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Feb 28 at Mary Washington L, 6-5 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 2 Stevenson W, 7-1 0 0 0 0 - - 2 1 .333 - -
Mar 2 Stevenson W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Gettysburg L, 5-4 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 3 Gettysburg W, 3-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 8 #12 Rowan W, 1-0 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 8 #12 Rowan   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 Wilkes W, 5-0 3 0 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 9 Wilkes W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Rhode Island Col. W, 8-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Rhode Island Col. W, 6-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 Greensboro W, 11-0 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 17 Greensboro L, 7-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 20 #1 Virginia Wesleyan L, 1-0 3 0 3 0 1.000 - 2 1 .333 - -
Mar 20 #1 Virginia Wesleyan W, 5-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 23 at #15 Lynchburg L, 4-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 23 at #15 Lynchburg L, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 East. Mennonite W, 3-0 0 0 0 0 - - - 1 1.000 - -
Mar 26 East. Mennonite W, 6-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Guilford W, 7-4 3 0 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Guilford L, 10-9 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Emory & Henry L, 12-4 2 1 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Mar 31 at Emory & Henry L, 14-7 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 3 #1 Christopher Newport W, 6-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 3 #1 Christopher Newport L, 8-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Shenandoah W, 10-1 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Shenandoah W, 7-2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Bridgewater (Va.) L, 7-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Apr 9 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Randolph W, 8-0 0 0 0 0 - - - 1 1.000 - -
Apr 14 Randolph W, 10-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Ferrum W, 4-1 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 17 at Ferrum L, 9-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Roanoke   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Roanoke   - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2015-16 36 73 10 18 2 1 1 6 4 18 2 - .247 .295 .342
2016-17 36 12 2 4 1 - - 2 2 2 3 - .333 .429 .417
2017-18 39 86 12 28 2 1 - 10 2 12 2 6 .326 .341 .372
2018-19 28 79 13 28 2 - - 14 2 6 5 1 .354 .378 .380
Total 139 250 37 78 7 2 1 32 10 38 12 7 .312 .344 .368
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2015-16 36 1 - 1 25 4 1 23 14 1.64 79
2016-17 36 - - 1 5 1 - 2 4 0.50 15
2017-18 39 - - 9 32 3 1 38 14 2.71 97
2018-19 28 1 - 6 30 2 2 33 18 1.83 88
Total 139 2 - 17 92 10 4 96 50 1.92 279
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
2015-16 28 19 16 6 1 15 154.2 135 70 40 47 136 6.16 8 1.81
2016-17 36 26 23 6 4 22 186.2 143 64 48 62 135 5.06 10 1.80
2017-18 21 20 15 4 1 17 135.0 92 32 25 28 142 7.36 6 1.30
2018-19 19 17 13 6 0 13 108.2 84 35 33 32 115 7.41 7 2.13
Total 104 82 67 22 6 67 585.0 454 201 146 169 528 6.32 31 1.75
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2015-16 36 42 10 30 2 .952 1 5 3 .375 - -
2016-17 36 52 13 37 2 .962 1 21 6 .222 - -
2017-18 39 28 12 15 1 .964 1 12 8 .400 - -
2018-19 28 20 3 17 0 1.000 - 8 4 .333 - -
Total 139 142 38 99 5 .965 3 46 21 .313 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 28 79 13 28 2 - - 14 2 6 5 1 .354 .378 .380
Conference 16 43 7 15 1 - - 8 2 2 4 - .349 .391 .372
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 16 44 8 15 1 - - 7 2 4 3 1 .341 .383 .364
Away 12 35 5 13 1 - - 7 - 2 2 - .371 .371 .400
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 17 45 12 19 2 - - 10 2 3 5 1 .422 .458 .467
Losses 11 34 1 9 - - - 4 - 3 - - .265 .265 .265
-
February 2 5 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - - .200 .200 .200
March 17 49 8 16 - - - 9 1 3 1 1 .327 .353 .327
April 9 25 5 11 2 - - 5 1 2 4 - .440 .462 .520
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 28 1 - 6 30 2 2 33 18 1.83 88
Conference 16 1 - 4 16 1 1 18 12 1.50 50
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 16 1 - 3 16 1 1 18 10 1.80 50
Away 12 - - 3 14 1 1 15 8 1.88 38
Neutral - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 17 1 - 3 21 2 1 18 8 2.25 51
Losses 11 - - 3 9 0 1 15 10 1.50 37
-
February 2 - - 2 1 0 - 4 1 4.00 7
March 17 1 - 4 16 0 1 23 11 2.09 55
April 9 - - - 13 2 1 6 6 1.00 26
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
Total 19 17 13 6 0 13 108.2 84 35 33 32 115 7.41 7 2.13
Conference 11 9 6 5 0 8 60.2 55 26 26 20 65 7.50 6 3.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 10 10 8 2 0 8 64.0 32 7 7 15 63 6.89 2 0.77
Away 9 7 5 4 0 5 44.2 52 28 26 17 52 8.15 5 4.07
Neutral - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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Wins 13 12 13 0 0 9 77.1 42 10 8 17 83 7.51 2 0.72
Losses 6 5 0 6 0 4 31.1 42 25 25 15 32 7.15 5 5.59
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February 1 1 1 0 0 - 4.0 6 3 1 3 3 5.25 - 1.75
March 12 11 7 5 0 8 68.1 55 23 23 17 65 6.66 4 2.36
April 6 5 5 1 0 5 36.1 23 9 9 12 47 9.06 3 1.73
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 28 20 3 17 0 1.000 - 8 4 .333 - -
Conference 16 12 3 9 0 1.000 - 5 3 .375 - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 16 11 0 11 0 1.000 - 4 4 .500 - -
Away 12 9 3 6 0 1.000 - 4 - - - -
Neutral - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 17 12 2 10 0 1.000 - 4 3 .429 - -
Losses 11 8 1 7 0 1.000 - 4 1 .200 - -
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February 2 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
March 17 17 1 16 0 1.000 - 5 3 .375 - -
April 9 3 2 1 0 1.000 - 2 1 .333 - -