Fresno State: (2004) Academic All-WAC ... 2003 WAC Scholar Athlete ... Fresno State Scholar Athlete ... made 18 appearances with 16 coming in relief ... was 3-1 with two saves and a 5.12 ERA ... struck out 32 while walking 12 in 38.2 innings of work ... did not allow a hit in four innings of relief against Nevada (5/28) to tally his career save ... ... faced the minimum with the only one batter to each base via an error ... following batter grounded into a double play ... struck out three ...notched his second save of the weekend Sunday (5/30), striking out three in three scoreless innings ... did not allow a run in his last three outings (12.0 innings) ... limited Rice to a hit and a walk while striking out five over 4.2 scoreless innings of relief (5/23) ... retired last 10 he faced ... third win of the year ... scattered three hits over five scoreless innings to earn the victory at La Tech (4/30) ... longest outing by a Fresno State reliever this season ... limited Dallas Baptist (3/6) to a run on four hits while striking out two in four innings of relief to earn his first win of the year ... touched for five runs (three earned) on six hits in two-plus innings of work in his first start of the year against Stanford (2/8) ... first loss in 24 career appearances. (2003) Named team's co-most improved player (Chase Moore) ... earned his second victory of the season pitching a career high 6.1 innings while striking out a career high tying four at Nevada (5/16) ... made 15 appearances including his first six career starts ... Bulldogs recorded wins in five of his starts ... opponents batted .245 against him (led the team) ... notched career highs in appearances, starts, wins (2), ERA (4.03), innings pitched (38.0), and strikeouts (24) ... ranked third on the team in ERA ... Fresno State Scholar-Athlete ... has not lost in 23 career appearances. (2002) Made eight appearances in relief ... pitched 9.2 innings, striking out eight ... went 3.2 innings against Fordham (March 14), allowing one run on three hits to earn his only win of the season ... pitched a scoreless inning against No. 3 Rice (March 31).
Merced High School: Two-year letterwinner ... led Merced to a 32-4 record and two Central California Conference titles ... earned league MVP, All-District Pitcher of the Year, All-Area Pitcher of the Year and CCC Pitcher of the Year honors.
Personal: Matthew Todd Scott was born Dec. 10, 1982, in Livermore, Calif. ... son of Barbara and Michael ... has two older siblings, David and Syndi ... enjoys snowboarding, cars and watching movies... favorite athlete is Roger Clemens.