University of Iowa Athletics

#44 Duncan Davitt

Height 6-3
Weight 221 lbs.
Class RS So.
Hometown Indianola, Iowa
High School Indianola
Duncan  Davitt - Baseball - University of Iowa Athletics

2020 Honors — Academic All-Big Ten. 2020 — Season canceled by Big Ten Conference and NCAA on March 12 due to concerns of coronavirus (COVID-19)… Iowa’s Sunday starter… went 0-1 with a 4.50 ERA in four starts…had 13 strikeouts over 16 innings… tossed four innings, allowing one run on three hits over four innings at San Diego (2/23)… logged three innings, allowing one run on one hit, while fanning three against Pitt (2/16).

2019 — Went 2-1 with a 5.22 ERA in 17 appearances (four starts), spanning 39 2/3 innings… had 50 strikeouts, but issued 26 walks… tossed three shutout innings, scattering three hits and fanning four in Big Ten Tournament against Minnesota (5/24)… tied a career-high, fanning six over 4 1/3 innings in relief at Maryland (5/17)… notched his second win, tossing two perfect innings and striking out four against Western Illinois (5/1)… went a career-long five innings against Clarke (4/2), allowing one hit and fanning six… made his first career start against Bradley (3/26), allowing one run on three hits over 2 1/3 innings… tossed three shutout innings, allowing one hit and fanning two against Chicago State (3/20)… notched his first career win at No. 19 Oklahoma State (3/1), allowing one hit and fanning five over three shutout innings… struck out the side in Hawkeye debut against Marshall (2/17), combining for the one-hit shutout… tabbed as an “Impact Freshman” in the Big Ten by

High School — Ranked as a top-500 prospect nationally by Perfect Game and as the No. 11 player in Iowa by Prep Baseball Report… 2017 Perfect Game Underclass Honorable Mention selection… All-State Super Team by Iowa High School Coaches Baseball Association as a senior… Iowa All-Star and MVP for Large School West Team in 2018… second-team all-state by the coaches as a junior and third-team by the Iowa Newspaper Association… three-time all-district (first-team as junior and senior, second-team as sophomore) and three-time all-conference (first-team as junior and senior, second team as sophomore) selection… team captain as a senior… team’s outstanding defensive player… went 11-1 with 0.37 ERA, allowing 26 hits and issued just 14 walks over 75 innings as a senior… had a school record 133 strikeouts, including a school-record 17 strikeout game against Grinnell… went 7-1 with a 0.47 ERA over 60 innings as a junior… allowed 33 hits, struck out 65, and issued 17 walks… went 4-3 with a 1.45 ERA, fanning 49 over 53 innings as a sophomore… won Little Hawkeye Conference titles as a junior and senior… played three seasons for the Iowa Sticks… also played three seasons of high school basketball… named the Outstanding History Student in 2018… high school coach was Casey Aldridge.

Personal — Born Sept. 23, 1999… son of Amy Duncan and Mark Davitt… has an older sister, Liz… cousin, Matt Davitt, played collegiately at Indian Hills Community College and Colorado State… majoring in history.