#27 - Matt McGahey
2007-08 Baseball
6' 3"
Jonesborough, Tenn.
Virginia Tech
Matt McGahey



2007 Season

Started the season as a reliever and moved to the outfield in the second half for defensive purposes ... went 0-1 with a 7.47 ERA in 12 appearances ... had 11 strikeouts in 15.2 innings pitched ... a 2007 A-Sun All-Academic Honoree.


Prior to ETSU

Made 11 appearances as a sophomore, pitching 13.2 innings and striking out 12 against 10 walks… appeared on the mound in 11 games, including four starts as a freshman… was 2-2 with a 9.64 earned run average … pitched 23.1 innings … started on the mound against Savannah State, but worked just 2.2 innings, giving up four runs on five hits… struck out three batters and walked one …  pitched well in brief relief stints against UNC and FSU… picked up a win in relief at Radford… suffered a loss against Marshall… started against William & Mary and pitched six innings for a win.


High School

Started three seasons at Science Hill…senior year was 8-1 on the mound … posted 96 strikeouts in 67.2 innings and carried an earned run average of 1.14 … named District I-AAA Player of the Year… also selected Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association all-state …picked Johnson City Press Super 22 Player of the Year … ranked No. 65 among Baseball America’s Top 100 prospects for 2004 … rated 71 among Perfect Game’s Top 100 prospects … helped team to a 33-8 record … threw 62.2 innings with an ERA of 1.34 as a junior on the way to a 7-4 record and four saves … struck out 76 batters … was 7-1 his sophomore year with a 1.12 ERA … team finished with a 34-7 record in 2002 … helped team to three conference titles.



Born on December 2, 1985… majoring in criminal justice… son of Tim and Karen McGahey  


Oct 20 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
Oct 21 ITA Ohio Valley Regionals
MSOC ETSU 4 Lexington, Va.
Oct 21 VMI 0
VB The Citadel 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Oct 21 ETSU 3
FB ETSU Kingsport, Tenn.
Oct 23, 6:00 p.m. Scrimmage at J. Fred Johnson Stadium
MSOC ETSU 0 Greenville, S.C.
Oct 24, 6:00 p.m. Furman 3
VB ETSU 2 Birmingham, Ala.
Oct 24, 6:00 p.m. Samford University 3
WGOLF Palmetto Intercollegiate Kiawah Island, S.C.
Oct 26 10th of 20
WSOC ETSU 2 Cullowhee, N.C.
Oct 26 Western Carolina 3
MSOC UNC Greensboro 1 OT
Oct 28 ETSU 0
MBB Blue/Gold Scrimmage Freedom Hall
Oct 30, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MCC Southern Conference Championship Kernersville, N.C.
Oct 31
WCC Southern Conference Championship Kernersville, N.C.
Oct 31
WTEN ETSU Knoxville, Tenn.
Oct 31 University of Tennessee Fall Invite
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Oct 31, 7:00 p.m. University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Nov 1, 7:00 p.m. University of Tennessee Fall Invite
WBB Milligan College Johnson City, Tenn.
Nov 1, 12:00 p.m. ETSU
FB ETSU Johnson City, Tenn.
Nov 1, 3:00 p.m. Homecoming scrimmage
WSOC ETSU Johnson City, Tenn.
Nov 1, 5:30 p.m. UNC Greensboro