Nate Favero
Infielder 25
200 lbs.
Last School
Madison High School
Roster Years
2013 | 2016-2018


  • Born in Vienna, Virginia
  • Parents are Anthony and Patricia Favero
  • Uncle is Mike Nielsen who pitched for BYU in the 1990s
  • Served a mission to Osorno, Chile
  • Brother Matt also played for BYU baseball

Before BYU

  • Prepped at James Madison High School
  • MVP of Virginia state all-star game where he hit a bases-clearing triple
  • First team all-region, two-time first team all-district and honorable mention all-metro
  • All-Madison Team
  • Voted most athletic by senior class
  • Second team all-district in basketball, lettering twice and making the all-tournament team.
  • Lettered four times in baseball


  • Osorno , Chile
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2013

  • West Coast Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll, Bronze
Sophmore Year 2016

  • WCC Commissioner's Bronze Honor Roll
  • His two-run homer in 9th at Kansas was the game-winning RBI in 7-6 victory
  • Also had game-winning RBI with a one-run single in 19-3 victory vs. Pacific
Junior Year 2017

  • Led team with eight game-winning RBI: Kennesaw State, Northern Colorado (6-0), UC Santa Barbara (14-8), Saint Mary's (6-2) and (8-4), San Diego (12-8), Santa Clara (8-4), and Portland (11-3).
  • Hit home runs vs. Northrn Colorado, Oregon and in the WCC Tournament vs. Saint Mary's.
  • WCC All-Academic honorable mention
  • WCC Commissioner's Bronze Honor Roll
Senior Year 2018

  • Started 49 games, batting .271 with 52 hits, 32 runs, 28 walks, 27 RBI and 14 doubles
  • Rawlings West Coast Conference Player of the Week after three-game series against San Francisco in which he had nine hits, five runs, three doubles, a home run and four RBI
  • One-run single in the eighth inning was the game-winning RBI in 5-3 win at CSUN
  • Had three hits and two runs in back-to-back games at Pepperdine
  • WCC Commissioner's Bronze Honor Roll
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year