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Matt Sutton
Matt Sutton

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
La Grange, N.C.

High School:
Greene Central

Last College:
UNC-Wilmington

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Position:
IF

Birthdate:
09/12/1984

Bats/Throws:
Left/Left


Bats: L Throws: L PRIOR TO COASTAL: Played two seasons at UNC Wilmington... Was named to the All-Colonial Athletic Association Second Team in 2003 and 2004... Was a Second Team Freshman All-American by Baseball America... Hit .328 with 12 home runs and 50 runs-batted-in for 2003... Had 25 doubles in two seasons at UNCW... Also appeared in 22 games on the mound for the Seahawks, striking out 43 batters in 59.2 innings... Collected CAA Rookie-of-the-Week honors twice and Player-of-the-Week honors once... HIGH SCHOOL: Was a four-year starter at Greene Central High School... Was an All-State selection his senior season... Helped lead the Rams to the 2000 AA State Championship and runner-up finishes in 2001 and 2002... Was a three-time all-conference selection and the conference Player of the Year in 2002... Was named to the All-Daily Reflector Team in 2000, 2001 and 2002... Batted .468 as a senior with 12 home runs and had a 12-2 record on the mound... Was named to Impactbaseball.com's Top 30 Team... Played summer baseball at Snow Hill Post 94 American Legion and played for the East Carolina Diamondbacks Fall Showcase Team in 2000 and 2001... Born Sept. 12, 1984... Is a history major at Coastal.