Derek Speigner
Right Hand Pitcher 35
185 lbs.
Gig Harbor, 
Last School
UC Riverside
Roster Years
2008-2010 | 2013


  • Father is Jack Dempsey Speigner III and mother isTrece Edwardsen
  • Served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Salt Lake City, Spanish-speaking
  • Majoring in chemistry

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Gig Harbor High
  • Lettered two years in baseball under coach Pete Jansen
  • Participated in the 2007 High School All-Star Game
  • Helped the Tides to the 2006 District Tournament


Year     ERA  W-L APP  GS  CG  SV    IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO
2010    5.40  2-1  29   0   0   1  31.2  36  20  19  22  25
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2009

  • Pitched for the Red Devils  at Lower Columbia College for head coach Kelly Smith in Longview, Wash.
  • Made the Dean's list and attended on a private donor athletic scholarship.
  • Played for the Fairbanks Alaska Goldpanners touring team.
Sophmore Year 2010

  • At UC Riverside made his first appearance as a member of the Highlanders against BYU on Feb. 19, where he also earned his first-ever win pitching 3.1 innings of relief in the 12-11 victory.
  • Led the pitching staff in appearances and games in relief while ranking third in opposing batting average and games finished, tied for third in saves, fourth in win-loss percentage, and fifth in innings pitched.
  • Set the school record with 29 appearances.
  • Played for the Anchorage Alaska Pilots.
Junior Year 2013

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

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year 2008

  • Played in the 2008 USABF World Series.
Medical Redshirt Year 2008

  • Played in the 2008 USABF World Series.