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CAREER-HIGHS (entering 2014 season)
Innings Pitched: 3.1, at New Mexico (4/2/13)
Longest Start (IP): 3.1, at New Mexico (4/2/13)
Shortest Start (IP): 3.1, at New Mexico (4/2/13)
Longest Relief Outing (IP): 3.0, vs. Northern Colorado (2/16/13)
Hits Allowed: 6, at New Mexico (4/2/13)
Runs Allowed: 7, at New Mexico (4/2/13)
ER Allowed: 6, at New Mexico (4/2/13)
Walks: 4, at New Mexico (4/2/13)
Strikeouts: 5, at Arizona State (5/15/13)
Wild Pitches: 3, at New Mexico (4/2/13)
Hit Batters: 2 2x, at Arizona State (5/15/13)*
HR Allowed: None
Pitch Count: 89, at New Mexico (4/2/13)
* Indicates most recent high
Played for the Texas Marshalls of the Texas Collegiate League... helped team to a 19-40 record and sixth-place finish in league standings... made nine appearances (all starts) with a 1-2 record, 4.05 ERA, 57.2 innings, allowed 53 hits and 26 earned runs with 42 strikeouts and 49 walks... led team in starts... pitched at least 6.1 innings during last five starts... struck out a season-high eight batters in 6.1 innings against Woodlands (7/17).
Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team (completed 24 credit hours with 3.0 GPA)... made eight appearances (1 start) with a 1-2 record, 8.10 ERA, combined on one shutout, one save, 13.1 innings, allowed 14 hits, 13 runs (12 earned) with 16 strikeouts and 17 walks while opponents batted .269... one of five Red Raiders to not allow a home run... one of seven Red Raiders with a save on the season... one of five Red Raiders with a win and save during the year... AGAINST NATIONALLY RANKED OPPONENTS... made three appearances with a 0-1 record, 12.46 ERA, 4.1 innings, six strikeouts and four walks... DURING BIG 12 CONFERENCE PLAY... made one appearance (relief) with a 0-0 record, 0.00 ERA with 1.2 innings, two strikeouts and three walks allowed... HOME GAMES... made four appearances (all relief) with a 1-0 record, combined on one shutout, one save, 5.2 innings, six strikeouts and nine walks allowed... ROAD/NEUTRAL SITE GAMES... made four appearances (1 start) with a 0-2 record, 14.09 ERA, 7.2 innings, 10 strikeouts and eight walks... SITUATIONAL: opposing left-handed batters hit .250 (4-for-16)... opposing right-handed batters hit .278 (10-for-36)... opposing batters hit .267 (8-for-30) with runners on base... opposing batters hit .273 (6-for-22) with the bases empty... opposing batters hit .154 (2-for-13) with two outs... recorded 10 fly outs and 12 ground outs... forced opponents to hit into two ground ball double plays... led the team averaging 10.8 strikeouts/9 innings... MISCELLANEOUS: made one midweek start (at UNM)... made five scoreless appearances... began career with four consecutive scoreless appearances... struck out at least one batter in 5-of-8 outings... struck out multiple batters in four appearances... allowed two or fewer hits in 6-of-8 outings... team posted a 3-5 record during eight appearances... SEASON HIGHLIGHTS... made career debut pitching three scoreless innings allowing one hit and three walks with four strikeouts earning a three-inning save against Northern Colorado (2/16) during a 10-1 win... pitched two scoreless innings in relief at defending NCAA College World Series champion, No. 16 Arizona (3/5) with a strikeout and a walk allowing just two hits... earned first career win pitching a scoreless inning with a walk against UT Arlington (3/8) during an 8-3 victory... made first career start pitching 3.1 innings at New Mexico (4/2) earning first career loss allowing seven runs on six hits with four strikeouts and four walks throwing a season-high 89 pitches... struck out a season-high five batters during a two-inning relief outing allowing four runs on four hits with two walks at No. 13 Arizona State (5/15)... final appearance was pitching 1.2 scoreless innings with two strikeouts and three walks allowed without allowing a hit against Baylor (5/18) in the final game of the regular season... member of the 2012 Big 12 Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll... member of the 2013 Big 12 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll.
A two-year varsity letterwinner at Keller High School for head coach Rob Stramp... as a senior earned first team all-district while helping his team to a third-place district finish... tallied six wins with a 1.25 ERA with 85 strikeouts and two complete games... as a junior helped team to a bi-district championship... invited to 2011 Area Code tryouts... played two years of high school football (quarterback) and also competed in indoor soccer... a 2012 distinguished scholar graduate... received Green Cord recognition while performing over 100 hours of community service... during sophomore year joined four other teammates while starting a non-profit organization "Play it Forward USA" where they would collect used sporting equipment of all sports, refurbish the equipment and then store the items before giving them to youth organizations such as the Boys and Girls Club... the group's website is www.PlayitForwardUSA.org... CHOSE TEXAS TECH OVER: Arkansas, TCU, Kansas State and Dallas Baptist.
Matthew James Custred... born September 8, 1993, in Houston, Texas... son of Dan and Jayne Custred... has an older brother, Nick... a business major at Texas Tech.
Custred was a California Collegiate League All-Star and also All-Star Game MVP in the summer of 2014.