#27 - Matt McGahey
2007-08 Baseball
POSITION
P
B/T
L/L
HT.
6' 3"
WT.
205
YR.
Sr.
HOMETOWN
Jonesborough, Tenn.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
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.

 

Personal

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

 

MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville 87 F
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. ETSU 98
MBB ETSU 69 F
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Winthrop 64
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Indiana State University 76
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 26, 12:00 p.m. Indiana University 97
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Huntsville, Ala.
Dec 6, 6:00 p.m. Alabama A&M University
MBB UNC Greensboro Freedom Hall
Dec 13, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB Eastern Kentucky University Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 13, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 15, 12:00 p.m. Morehead State University
MBB ETSU Richmond, Ky.
Dec 16, 7:00 p.m. Eastern Kentucky
WBB ETSU Wilmington, N.C.
Dec 19, 11:30 a.m. University of North Carolina Wilmington