#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 UNC Greensboro 80 F
Dec 13 ETSU 79
WBB Eastern Kentucky University 49 Final
Dec 13 ETSU 64
WBB ETSU 86 Final
Dec 15 Morehead State University 77
MBB ETSU 63 F
Dec 16 Eastern Kentucky 60
WBB ETSU 48 Final
Dec 19 University of North Carolina Wilmington 61
WBB ETSU 56 Final
Dec 20 Jacksonville State University 57
MBB ETSU Richmond, Va.
Dec 22, 7:00 p.m. VCU
WBB Iona College Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 29, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MBB ETSU Knoxville, Tenn.
Dec 31, 1:00 p.m. Tennessee
WBB ETSU Chapel Hill, N.C.
Jan 2, 2:00 p.m. University of North Carolina
MBB VMI Freedom Hall
Jan 2, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MBB ETSU Birmingham, Ala.
Jan 5, 8:00 p.m. Samford
MBB Mercer Freedom Hall
Jan 8, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Greenville, S.C.
Jan 10, 2:00 p.m. Furman University
MBB Chattanooga Freedom Hall
Jan 10, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Spartanburg, S.C.
Jan 12, 11:30 a.m. Wofford College