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#30 - Matt Bowling
2006-07 Baseball
POS.
RHP
B/T
R/R
YEAR
Fr.
HT.
6-1
WT.
175
HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL)
Franklin, Tenn. (Page H.S.)
Matt Bowling
2009: Made 24 appearances, second highest on the staff. ...Made two starts, with the rest in relief. ...Finished with a 1-2 worksheet and 7.04 ERA. ...Pitched 1.1 innings to earn win vs. Stetson (3/21). ...One save, a three-inning, three-hit, shutout effort at ETSU (5/15). ...Seaon-high four strikeouts vs. North Florida (4/11). ...Pitched 38.1 innings with 43 hits, 40 runs (30 earned) and 29 strikeouts.

2008: Made nine appearances, starting two games. ...Struck out 10 in 17.1 innings. ...Posted a 1-1 record. ...Started at Vanderbilt (3/19), pitching 2.2 innings and taking the loss. ...Started and pitched a season-high five innings vs UT-Martin (4/9), scattering seven hits and allowing six runs, four earned, in 10-9 win. ....Season high four strikeouts in three innings at Alabama (4/22). ...Also struck out two at Vanderbilt (3/19).

2007:Made 11 appearances on the mound, including starts against UT-Martin and Tennessee Tech. ...Pitched 18.1 innings with a season-high six against UT-Martin April 4. ...Struck out nine batters with season high four against UT-Martin April 4. ...Finished with an 0-1 record with only decision at Middle Tennessee State May 9.

High School:All-District 2-AA in baseball as a junior and senior. ... All-District 2-AA basketball as a sophomore and junior. ... All Region 2-AA as a junior. ...Break out year in 2005 for the Brentwood Bulldogs in summer baseball. ...Decided to join the track team in 2005 and made his long jump debut at the sectionals in Memphis where he won the event with a 20-foor, eight-inch effort. ...Finished third in the state in the long jump. ...Earned All-Wiliamson County honors in track and field in 2005. ...Honorable mention All-Williamson County baseball team (2005).

Personal: Son of Tina and Tony Bowling. ... Sister named Kayla Bowling. ... Chose Lipscomb for the great baseball and academic programs.