#41 Will Mathis
Position: Left Handed Pitcher
Bats: L
Throws: L
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Carlsbad, N.M.
High School: Carlsbad HS
Experience: 1 Letter
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SENIOR (2013):Taken by the Seattle Mariners in the 25th round of the MLB draft ... made 22 relief appearances for the Lobos totaling 20.1 innings ... made season debut in season-opening series vs. Oklahoma St. ... in two games vs. the Cowboys he allowed just one earned run in 5.1 innings and struck out five without walking a batter ... on May 4 he threw 1.1 shutout innings vs. Air Force on Senior Day ... finished the season with 16 strikeouts and was adept at keeping the ball on the ground, recording 29 groundouts compared to 13 flyouts ... did not allow a single earned run in four straight appearances from March 13 to March 19.

JUNIOR (2012): Made 17 appearances for the Lobos, 16 in relief ... posted a 2-1 record with a 5.40 ERA and 22 strikeouts in 20 innings ... made his collegiate debut on Feb. 18 against Nevada and earned his first career win ... did not allow a run in his first five innings of the season ... earned his second win at TCU on May 5 by hurling 1.2 shutout innings in the Lobos' 6-5 win ... struck out a season-high six in three innings against Arizona St. on Apr. 10 ... made his only start of the season Mar. 27 against Stephen F. Austin ... pitched a scoreless inning against UCLA in the NCAA regionals on Jun 2.

LUNA CC 2009 and 2010: Played at Luna Community College during the 2009, 2010 seasons.

PERSONAL: Born August 18, 1990 in Carlsbad, N.M., to Terry and Teresa Mathis ... has one brother, Matt ... enjoys hunting and fishing in his spare time ... played baseball and soccer at Carlsbad High School ... favorite athlete is Tim Lincecum ... favorite food is bean and cheese burritos ... favorite movie is Pineapple Express... major is Biology ... spent the 2012 summer season playing for the Acadiana Cane Cutters ... named Texas Collegiate Week Pitcher of the Week after hurling 10 shutout innings and striking out eight batters on July 25.