2010: Appeared in 21 games, making six starts ... Posted a 5-1 record with one save and a 3.74 ERA ... Struck out 60 while walking only 21 in 53.0 innings of work ... Held opponents to a .239 batting average against and limited opponents to only 22 earned runs ... His wins came over Memphis (3/2), Austin Peay (3/10), Southern Miss (4/20), LSU (4/24) and at Mississippi State (5/1) ... Suffered his only loss in a start at Memphis (4/13) ... Posted his only save against No. 2 Florida (3/27) as he held the Gators scoreless with three hits, two walks and two strikeouts in 3.0 innings of work ... Worked a season-long 6.0 innings in the start against Southern Miss, holding the Golden Eagles scoreless with only one hit and five strikeouts ... Matched that season long in a start against Murray State, allowing one run on four hits with eight strikeouts and two walks ... Turned in a season-long 4.0 innings in relief against No. 13 Auburn at the SEC Tournament ... Struck out a season-high eight batters three times (UALR - 4/7; Murray State - 4/27; vs. No. 13 Auburn - 5/22) ... NCAA TOURNAMENT: Made one appearance with an inning of work against No. 1 Virginia ... Allowed four runs on five hits with a walk and two strikeouts ...
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Lettered one year under head coach Rick Robinson at Young Harris College ... Helped the team to a 44-12 record ... Posted a 7-1 record with a 3.23 ERA in 15 appearances ... Struck out 65 and walked 35 in 55.2 innings of work ... Drew 10 starts on the year ... Combined for two shutouts ...
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years under Matt Caudle at Battlefield High School in Haymarket, Virginia ... Played in the outfield and pitched ... Named All-District First Team in 2007 and 2008 ... Named Second Team All-Metro and Second Team All-Region in 2008 ... Helped lead Haymarket to the 2008 District Championship in 2008 ... Posted a 6-2 record with a 1.63 ERA as a senior ... Also hit .444 with eight home runs ...
MISCELLANEOUS: Son of Greg and Stacey Crouse ... Has one sibling, a sister Katelyn ... Full name is Matthew Gregory Crouse ... Born July 1, 1990 ... Played summer ball with the Carney Pirates ... Led the league in ERA and was named Co-Pitcher of the Year ... Posted a 6-0 record with an 0.82 ERA for the summer season.
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