Drizzle, 55.0°
#28 Mat Batts
Position: Left-handed Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: L
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 192
Year: Redshirt Senior
City/State: Winston-Salem, N.C.
High School: Mount Tabor
Other College: Western Carolina
javascript: goToReplayPhotos(206195108)
javascript: goToReplayPhotos(206194968)
Batts Photos

2013 (Junior): CAA Pitcher-of-the-Year, first Seahawk to be so … First-team All-CAA … ABCA First-team All-East region … CAA Pitcher-of-the-Week on three occasions (3/25, 4/1 and 4/15) … Tied for fourth in league with nine wins … Led conference pitchers with 114 strikeouts and was 13th nationally with that total … Also was second in innings pitched (111.2) … Second amongst CAA starters with 16 starts … Led circuit and was eighth nationally with six complete games … Finished sixth in opponents’ batting average (.239) … Struck out career-high 11 on two occasions, at Davidson (4/5) and at Hofstra (5/17), both were losses … Tossed three complete games in a span of four starts (3/22 Ga. State; 3/29 at ODU; 4/14 Delaware) … Finished regular season with ERA of 2.59 … Also tossed complete game in win over William & Mary (5/9) … Recorded 12 starts of allowing three or fewer earned runs.

2012 (Sophomore): Third-team All-CAA … Also earned CAA All-Tournament honors … Finished second in league with 3.04 ERA … Third in CAA in innings pitched (100.2) … Tied for league lead with 90 strikeouts … Led circuit with 16 starts … CAA Pitcher-of-the-Week (2/21) after seven innings of no-hit baseball against Ohio … Struck out seven or more batters on seven occasions … Fanned 10 in complete game win at Northeastern (4/21) … Struck out career-high 11 in complete game win over Delaware (5/25) in CAA tournament … Threw at least six innings in 12-of-16 starts.

Sat out 2011 following transfer.

2010 At Western Carolina (Freshman): Made 20 appearances, including three starts ... Fashioned 3-1 mark and 4.44 ERA ... Struck out 27 in 24 1/3 innings ... Struck out four in three innings and picked up win against SIU-Edwardsville ... Also picked up wins against UNC Asheville and New York Tech.

At Mount Tabor: Four-year letterwinner ... Named to the Forsyth All-County team during all four years at Mount Tabor ... Earned All-Central Piedmont Conference honors during his final three years at Mount Tabor ... Also earned the Forsyth County Tournament MVP, Player and Pitcher-of-the-Year after helping lead Spartans to CPC regular season and tournament championships ... Earned first team All-State honors during his senior season ... Set a school record after throwing a perfect game and a no-hitter in consecutive games during his senior season ... USA Baseball U16 Team trails finalist ... Played in 2008 USA Baseball Tournament of Stars.

Personal: Full name: Harrison Mathis Batts ... Born in Winston-Salem, N.C. ... Son of Monica and Jim Batts ... Father attended UNCW.

Seahawk Shop
Carolina Ford Dealers
Hughes Bros. Tires
Uploaded Ad
Coca Cola
Uploaded Ad
Uploaded Ad
BlueCross BlueShield
Team Teal
Uploaded Ad
Enterprise Car Rental
Wilmington Orthopaedic Group
Ortho Wilmington