#26 Matt Gibbs
Matt, now a junior at Union, hopes to work his way back into the weekend rotation...dropped back some last season from his great freshman year...as a freshman, went 7-3 with a 4.02 ERA in 65 IP...tallied 51 strikeouts to only 19 walks...last season, Matt was 3-3 with a 5.77 ERA...Matt is a right hander that possesses the ability to throw three quality pitches for strikes...has the stuff to be a weekend pitcher.
JR, 6-2, 180
Hometown: Savannah, Tenn.
Previous School: Hardin County HS
Before Union: Prepped at Hardin County HS where he tied the record for wins in a season with 11...his senior season, he went 11-1 with a 1.83 ERA, 108 strikeouts, and 24 walks...named All-District, All-Region, and named Pitcher of the Year.