Full Name: Matt Jefferson
Uniform Number: 28
College: Northern Kentucky
Player Position: LHP
AT NKU:Â Enters his fourth season with the Norse…will sit out as a redshirt this season. 2013: Recorded a 4.76 earned run average over 14 starts…struck out 51 batters over 87 innings of work…threw complete games against Jacksonville (April 20) and Lipscomb (May 4)…only allowed 46 earned runs and walked 27 batters. 2012: Earned 12 starts and finished with a 6-2 recordâ€¦collected a 3.69 earned run average and 40 strikeouts in 63 1/3 innings on the moundâ€¦pitched complete games against Maryville (March 25)and Wisconsin Parkside (April 29). 2011: Compiled a 6.59 ERA over 28.2 inningsâ€¦made 10 appearances, starting five timesâ€¦struck out 19 batters.
HIGH SCHOOL:Â A 2010 graduate of Lawrence Central High School…named an all-county honorable mention following his senior season…coached by Dan Roman.