Eastern Kentucky’s Matt Harris was amongst the top 25 pitchers in the GLSCL this past season by CollegeSummerBaseball.net, coming in at no. 24.
Harris posted a 3-2 record in 2011 with a 2.72 ERA and in 39.2 innings of work, walked only six batters.
He also set the bar for the Hustlers’ best single-season strikeout totals, with 32.
Harris had a stellar year in 2011 at EKU, leading the team with 24 appearances and finishing the regular season with an ERA of 1.95. He compiled an ERA of 1.12 over a dominant stretch of pitching from March 26 – May 20; opposing batters hit just .203 against him during that time. Against OVC foes, he finished with a record of 2-0 with a save and a 0.59 ERA.