Maton Named First Team All-WAC

Sophomore right hander Phil Maton

May 21, 2013

RUSTON, La. - Louisiana Tech's Phil Maton was named to the 2013 first team all-Western Athletic Conference squad by the league's head coaches Tuesday after leading the conference in numerous pitching categories over the course of his sophomore season.

Maton, a sophomore right hander from Chatham, Ill., led the WAC in strikeouts this season with 89 and posted a 2.70 earned run average in 15 appearances on the mound, which ranks him second among league pitchers in 2013.

Maton started 14 of the 15 games he appeared in and led the Bulldog pitching staff in ERA (2.70), innings pitched (96.2) and strikeouts (89). His 89 strikeouts also ranks him in the top 50 in the country among Division I pitchers.

Over the course of the season, Maton threw three complete games, more than any other pitcher for Tech, and in just two seasons with the Bulldogs, the sophomore has totaled 168 career strikeouts, which surpasses all other pitchers on the 2013 Bulldog baseball roster.

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FIRST TEAM ALL-WAC

Tyler Shryock, Jr., INF, CSU Bakersfield

Robert Lecount, Sr., INF, New Mexico State

Oscar Sanay, Jr., INF, CSU Bakersfield

Duncan McAlpine, Sr., INF, Dallas Baptist

RJ Perucki, Jr., INF, UTSA

Nate Roberts, Sr., INF, Seattle U


Tanner Rust, Jr., INF, New Mexico State

Cody Lovejoy, So., OF, Texas State


Cael Brockmeyer, Jr., C, CSU Bakersfield

Michael Miller, Jr., C, Dallas Baptist


Chris Lewis, Fr., DH, Sacramento State

Matt Shortall, Jr., DH, UT Arlington


Scott Brattvet, Sr., P, CSU Bakersfield

Brennan Leitao, So., P, Sacramento State

Phil Maton, So., P, Louisiana Tech


 

 

Jeff McKenzie, Sr., P, CSU Bakersfield

Sutter McLoughlin, Fr., P, Sacramento State

Michael Smith, Sr., P, Dallas Baptist

SECOND TEAM ALL-WAC

Mylz Jones, Fr., INF, CSU Bakersfield

Andrew Ayers, Sr., INF, Sacramento State

Garrett Mattlage, So., INF, Texas State

Matt Carroll, Jr., INF, San Jose State

Austin Listi, Fr., INF, Dallas Baptist


Ronnie Mitchell, Sr., OF, Dallas Baptist

Michael Medina, Jr., OF, New Mexico State

Kevin Sah, Sr., OF, Texas State


Andre Mercurio, So., OF, San Jose State

Daniel Rockett, Sr., OF, UTSA


Riley Good, Jr., OF, UTSA


Greg McCall, Jr., C, UT Arlington


Brock Hartson, Fr., P, UTSA


Kyle Hassna, Sr., P, San Jose State


Lucas Humpal, Fr., P, Texas State


Hunter Lemke, Jr., P, Texas State


Evan Mott, Sr., P, New Mexico State


Brad Vachon, Jr., P, UT Arlington

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