Mathews recently completed his first professional season
Brent Killam had nine saves and a 0.37 ERA to help St. Cloud with the Northwoods League title
Four players earned all-star nods in their respective summer leagues
Rising sophomore Brent Killam has a 0.84 ERA in nine relief appearances in the Northwoods League
Mathews becomes the fifth former Hoya currently in professional organized baseball
Baseball Commencement Ceremonies - 5/22/17
Baseball vs. NYIT - 4/7/10
Baseball vs. Villanova - 5/14/16
Baseball vs. Stony Brook - 4/19/15
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.