#25 - Matthew Devillier
2017-18 Baseball
Lake Charles, La.
Sam Houston HS
Matthew Devillier

2017 Sophomore Season: Named Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Year after finishing the regular season 11-0 in 12 starts... His only regular season no decision came in his first collegiate start simply because he was one out short of five innings...  Named Second Team All-West Region by D3Baseball.com and Third Team All-Region by the American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings... Finished with a 2.98 ERA and 59 strikeouts in 87.2 innings pitched... Led the team with three complete games... Appeared in 15 games with 14 starts... His 11 wins ranked third in the country and tied teammate Kaleb Kirk for the most victories in a single season in program history.

2016 Freshman Season: Led the conference and tallied the second-most single season saves in program history with six... Appeared in 14 games... finished the season with a 4.93 ERA, allowing 39 hits and 23 runs (19 earned) in 34.2 innings pitched with an 0-1 record... Recorded saves in four of his first five collegiate appearances, including going four innings and allowing three hits and no runs with four strikeouts in the 9-2 win at nationally-ranked UT-Tyler... Recorded a strikeout for a 0.1 inning save against East Texas Baptist April 2 in a 5-1 win... Picked up his sixth save of the season and his second against nationally-ranked UT-Tyler, going the final three innings and allowing three hits and struck out four in an 8-3 win April 19.

Prior to Centenary: Pitched for head coach Ross Blakenship at Sam Houston HS... Named Second Team All-District for the Broncos.

Personal: Born May 13... Son of Joey and Sabrina Devillier... Has two sisters, MacKenzie and Marlee... Majoring in communication at Centenary.


Pre-game ritual: Eating an oatmeal cream pie before game.