Brent Killam set the Georgetown single-season strikeout record
First pitch on Thursday is set for 6 p.m.
First pitch is set for 3 p.m.
Killam picked up the win on Saturday at Ohio State, striking out 11
Mathews recently completed his first professional season
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2016: Named to the All-BIG EAST First Team ... Appeared and started in 13 games on the mound ... Finished with a 5-4 record, 2.45 ERA, 59 strikeouts and five complete games in 95.1 innings pitched ... Led the team in ERA (2.45) and innings pitched (95.1), tied for the team lead in wins (5) and ranked second in strikeouts (59) ... His 95.1 innings pitched rank third in program history while his 2.45 ERA ranks sixth ... Had a season-high nine strikeouts on two different occasions ... Went 8.0 innings with nine strikeouts while giving up just four hits and one run on March 12 against Penn ... Threw three-consecutive complete games, April 16-30, against Xavier, Butler and Seton Hall ... Gave up just one run on six hits with nine strikeouts in 9.0 innings against Xavier ... Went 9.0 shutout innings in back-to-back starts against Butler (April 23) and Seton Hall (April 30) ... Named the BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week on April 25 and May 2 and to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on February 29, March 14 and April 18 ... Named to the BIG EAST All-Academic Team.
2015: Appeared in 23 games, making two starts as a sophomore … Compiled a 5-4 record with one save, 42 strikeouts and a 3.57 ERA in 58 innings … Led the Georgetown pitching staff with five wins, ranked second with 23 appearances and third with 42 strikeouts … Ranked second in the BIG EAST with 26 strikeouts looking … Pitched four shutout innings, allowing just one hit, with seven strikeouts, all looking, against Brown on March 21 … Started and pitched five perfect innings, needing just 49 pitches, in the Hoyas to a 1-0 upset victory at then-No. 12 Virginia on March 24 … Went six-straight appearances, covering 8.1 innings, without allowing a run from April 18 – May 2 … Picked up a save at Xavier on April 26 ... Named to the BIG EAST Honor Roll on March 30.Prior to Georgetown: Played for Temple University in 2014 as a freshman. Because Temple discontinued its baseball program, Mathews will be eligible to play for the Hoyas right away ... Finished 2013 with a 0-7 record and a 10.68 ERA for the Owls ... He made 12 appearances, including six starts, with 12 strikeouts in 28.2 innings pitched.
He had a strong summer season with the Brockton Rox in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League ... In 11 regular season starts, covering 59.2 innings, Matthews went 7-0 with a 1.65 ERA and a 37-8 strikeout-to-walk ratio ... He was named the all-star game Pitcher of the Game and finished the season tied for the league lead in wins and is third in ERA.
High School: All-Fairchester League junior and senior years ... West Haven Twilight League Pitcher of the Year, New Haven Register All-Area Team and captain senior year ... Lettered two years in soccer.