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Matt Elfeldt
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Delmar, N.Y.

High School:
Christian Brothers

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 200

Position:
Pitcher

Birthdate:
01/04/1981

Bats/Throws:
Right/Right

AS A JUNIOR (2002)
Drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 45th round of the 2002 MLB Draft ... pitched in 15 games, making one start, following his return from a germ cell tumor ... second on the team in relief appearances with 14 ... struck out at least one batter in 13 of his 15 appearances, whiffing at least two in seven of them ... allowed zero home runs in 25.2 innings of work ... registered 21 strikeouts ... picked up a save against Vermont (5/15), striking out two in pitching a perfect inning.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2001)
Finished fifth in the BIG EAST in both appearances for all games (22) and appearances in BIG EAST conference action (10) ... went 0-1 with three saves and a 4.28 ERA in 27.1 innings ... had a 2.61 ERA with 15 K's in 10.1 league-play innings ... totaled 35 strikeouts against only seven walks ... posted a season-best four strikeouts twice (Villanova, Seton Hall) ... earned saves in back-to-back appearances (Albany, Dartmouth) ... preserved BC's 2-0 shutout of William & Mary after striking out two of the five batters he faced in the ninth inning.

AS A FRESHMAN (2000)
Went 2-0 with a 5.40 ERA on the mound ... allowed 10 earned runs on 15 hits in 16.2 innings ... struck out 18 batters ... tied a career-high with 5 K's in a game twice (Buffalo, Rhode Island) ... threw two innings of hitless baseball against Buffalo (3/4), combining for the 18-0 shutout ... earned his first victory vs. Rhode Island (March 22), allowing two runs on four hits in five innings in the Eagles' 10-3 triumph ... threw an inning of relief vs. Villanova, allowing no runs and one hit in BC's 8-7 win en route to his second win.

BEFORE BC
Earned all-state honors as a senior ... named the Christian Brothers' Academic Athlete in 1999 ... as a sophomore, threw a one-hitter and no-hitter ... was a three-time all-area pick ... hurled 106 strikeouts in 48 innings while batting .480 his senior season ... pitched a shutout in the Pony World Series victory over North Carolina.

PERSONAL
Born January 4, 1981 ... enrolled in the Carroll School of Management as a finance major ... member of the National Honor Society ... also picked as an all-area selection in both basketball and football and made second team all-state as a defensive back ... Matt is the older of Kathy and Edwin Elfeldt's two children.

ELFELDT'S CAREER STATISTICS

Year	ERA	W-L	APP	IP	H	R	ER	BB	SO	2B	3B	HR
2000	5.40	2-0	10	16.2	15	10      10      16	18	3	1	1
2001	4.28	0-1	22	27.1	36	16	13	7	35	6	0	3
2002	4.91	0-3	15	25.2	28	18	14      12	21	5	3	0
Totals	4.81	2-4	47	69.2	79	44      37      35	74	14	4	4

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