11 - Matt Danton
Matt Danton
Height: 6-3
Weight: 175
Year: Junior
Hometown: Conroe, Texas
High School: Willis HS
Position: RHP
Bats/Throws: R/R
app 10
gs 10
w 5
l 2
sv 0
ip 68.2
era 3.28
k 44

2013 (SOPHOMORE): Made 21 appearances and 10 starts … recorded five wins and two saves with a 4.20 ERA … third on the team in innings pitched with 70.2 …  made his first 10 appearances of the season out of the bullpen, going at least two innings in five of them and not allowing a run in six … pitched a career-high 8.2 innings and did not allow a run on six hits while striking out five at Nicholls (4/7) … helped finish a sweep of McNeese State going 6.1 innings, while allowing one run on five hits to earn the win against the Cowboys (5/5) … recorded the final two outs to earn the save in the Islanders opening game of the Southland Conference Tournament against Central Arkansas (5/22).

2012 (FRESHMAN): Made appearances in 18 games with three starts going 28.1 innings with a 3.81 ERA … had 10 appearances in which he did not give up a run … went 1.2 innings in his collegiate debut without allowing a run against Nebraska-Omaha (2/19) … allowed one run while striking out seven in four innings against Incarnate Word in his first career start (3/6).

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coach Rene Cordova at Willis High School … the Wildcats went 23-10 in 2011 as he hit for a .521 average and had a 2.58 ERA as a pitcher 7… also were area champions and were second in district … earned first team all-district pitcher and was selected to the All-Houston Area All –Star Team as a senior.

PERSONAL: Matthew Stephen Danton was born on January 4, 1993, in Conroe … son of Stephen and Ann Danton … has one brother, Jake … majoring in mechanical engineering.

Recent Games
Apr 12 at Houston Baptist L, 9-8
Apr 13 at Houston Baptist W, 11-1
Apr 17 at Northwestern State W, 7-5
Apr 18 at Northwestern State W, 5-3
Apr 19 at Northwestern State W, 4-3
Apr 22 Houston-Victoria W, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 10 6
Plate appearances 0 0
At Bats 0 0
Runs 0 0
Hits 0 0
Doubles - -
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 0 0
Total bases 0 0
Walks - -
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts - -
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average - -
On Base Percentage - -
Slugging Percentage - -
Appearances 10 6
Games started 10 6
Wins 5 2
Losses 2 1
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 68.2 40.1
Hits 64 41
Runs 26 16
Earned Runs 25 15
Walks 16 12
Strikeouts 44 24
Strikeouts per Game 5.77 5.36
Doubles Allowed 9 6
Triples Allowed 1 1
Home Runs Allows 2 -
At Bats Against 258 153
Batting Average Against .248 .268
Earned Run Average 3.28 3.35
Wild pitches 5 4
Hit Batters 4 3
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 10 7
Total Chances 24 16
Put Outs 9 6
Assists 15 10
Errors 0 0
Fielding Percentage 1.000 1.000
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed 3 2
Runners Caught Stealing 3 3
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .500 .600
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 14 at Texas-Pan American L, 3-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 15 at Texas-Pan American W, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Texas-Pan American L, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Texas-Pan American W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at Texas L, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 Brigham Young L, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 Brigham Young W, 3-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 21 UTSA L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 TCU L, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Texas State L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Baylor   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at UT Arlington W, 6-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 1 at UT Arlington L, 11-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at UT Arlington W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at UT Arlington   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at Houston L, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 Valparaiso W, 7-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 8 Valparaiso L, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 Valparaiso L, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at Rice L, 12-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 Central Arkansas W, 6-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 15 Central Arkansas L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 Central Arkansas W, 9-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Texas-Pan American W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Texas-Pan American W, 12-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 Southeastern Louisiana L, 5-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 22 Southeastern Louisiana L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 Southeastern Louisiana W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 at UTSA W, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 at New Orleans W, 1-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 29 at New Orleans W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at New Orleans W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 at Texas-Pan American W, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 Stephen F. Austin W, 9-8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 5 Stephen F. Austin L, 12-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Stephen F. Austin L, 7-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 UTSA L, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Houston Baptist W, 14-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 12 at Houston Baptist L, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Houston Baptist W, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Northwestern State W, 7-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 18 at Northwestern State W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Northwestern State W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Houston-Victoria W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Oral Roberts   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 Oral Roberts   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 Oral Roberts   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 at Baylor   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 at Abilene Christian   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Abilene Christian   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 at Abilene Christian   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 9 Lamar   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 10 Lamar   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 Lamar   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 15 at Sam Houston State   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 16 at Sam Houston State   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 17 at Sam Houston State   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 21 Southland Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 14 at Texas-Pan American L, 3-2 0 1 0 6.0 4 2 2 3.00 1 7 1
Feb 15 at Texas-Pan American W, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Texas-Pan American L, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Texas-Pan American W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at Texas L, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 Brigham Young L, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 Brigham Young W, 3-1 1 0 0 7.2 6 1 1 1.17 1 6 -
Feb 21 UTSA L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 TCU L, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Texas State L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Baylor   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at UT Arlington W, 6-3 1 0 0 7.2 6 3 3 3.52 1 1 -
Mar 1 at UT Arlington L, 11-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at UT Arlington W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at UT Arlington   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at Houston L, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 Valparaiso W, 7-4 1 0 0 7.0 7 4 4 5.14 1 6 1
Mar 8 Valparaiso L, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 Valparaiso L, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at Rice L, 12-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 Central Arkansas W, 6-3 1 0 0 7.0 7 3 3 3.86 3 7 -
Mar 15 Central Arkansas L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 Central Arkansas W, 9-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Texas-Pan American W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Texas-Pan American W, 12-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 Southeastern Louisiana L, 5-3 0 1 0 7.2 8 4 3 3.52 1 9 -
Mar 22 Southeastern Louisiana L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 Southeastern Louisiana W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 at UTSA W, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 at New Orleans W, 1-0 0 0 0 8.0 4 - - 0.00 2 3 -
Mar 29 at New Orleans W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at New Orleans W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 at Texas-Pan American W, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 Stephen F. Austin W, 9-8 0 0 0 5.0 9 5 5 9.00 2 3 -
Apr 5 Stephen F. Austin L, 12-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Stephen F. Austin L, 7-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 UTSA L, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Houston Baptist W, 14-1 1 0 0 6.0 5 1 1 1.50 1 - -
Apr 12 at Houston Baptist L, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Houston Baptist W, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Northwestern State W, 7-5 0 0 0 6.2 8 3 3 4.05 3 2 -
Apr 18 at Northwestern State W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Northwestern State W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Houston-Victoria W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Oral Roberts   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 Oral Roberts   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 Oral Roberts   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 at Baylor   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 at Abilene Christian   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Abilene Christian   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 at Abilene Christian   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 9 Lamar   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 10 Lamar   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 Lamar   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 15 at Sam Houston State   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 16 at Sam Houston State   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 17 at Sam Houston State   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 21 Southland Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 14 at Texas-Pan American L, 3-2 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Texas-Pan American W, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Texas-Pan American L, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Texas-Pan American W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 at Texas L, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 Brigham Young L, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 Brigham Young W, 3-1 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 21 UTSA L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 TCU L, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at Texas State L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Baylor   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at UT Arlington W, 6-3 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 1 at UT Arlington L, 11-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at UT Arlington W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at UT Arlington   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 at Houston L, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 Valparaiso W, 7-4 2 0 2 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Mar 8 Valparaiso L, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 Valparaiso L, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at Rice L, 12-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 Central Arkansas W, 6-3 2 0 2 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
Mar 15 Central Arkansas L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 Central Arkansas W, 9-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Texas-Pan American W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Texas-Pan American W, 12-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 Southeastern Louisiana L, 5-3 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Mar 22 Southeastern Louisiana L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 Southeastern Louisiana W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 at UTSA W, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 at New Orleans W, 1-0 7 4 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 29 at New Orleans W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at New Orleans W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 at Texas-Pan American W, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 Stephen F. Austin W, 9-8 4 2 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 5 Stephen F. Austin L, 12-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Stephen F. Austin L, 7-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 UTSA L, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Houston Baptist W, 14-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 12 at Houston Baptist L, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Houston Baptist W, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Northwestern State W, 7-5 3 0 3 0 1.000 - - 2 1.000 - -
Apr 18 at Northwestern State W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Northwestern State W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Houston-Victoria W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Oral Roberts   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 Oral Roberts   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 Oral Roberts   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 at Baylor   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 at Abilene Christian   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at Abilene Christian   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 at Abilene Christian   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 9 Lamar   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 10 Lamar   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 Lamar   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 15 at Sam Houston State   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 16 at Sam Houston State   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 17 at Sam Houston State   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 21 Southland Conference Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2011-12 18 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2012-13 21 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2013-14 10 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Total 49 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
2011-12 18 3 2 1 0 - 28.1 30 15 12 8 21 6.67 2 3.81
2012-13 21 10 5 3 2 - 70.2 76 35 33 12 45 5.73 1 4.20
2013-14 10 10 5 2 0 - 68.2 64 26 25 16 44 5.77 2 3.28
Total 49 23 12 6 2 - 167.2 170 76 70 36 110 5.90 5 3.76
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2011-12 18 7 2 5 0 1.000 1 7 1 .125 - -
2012-13 21 24 5 17 2 .917 1 2 5 .714 - -
2013-14 10 24 9 15 0 1.000 - 3 3 .500 - -
Total 49 55 16 37 2 .964 2 12 9 .429 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 10 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Conference 6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Away 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Losses 2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -

  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
Total 10 10 5 2 0 - 68.2 64 26 25 16 44 5.77 2 3.28
Conference 6 6 2 1 0 - 40.1 41 16 15 12 24 5.36 - 3.35
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

Home 5 5 3 1 0 - 34.1 37 17 16 8 31 8.13 1 4.19
Away 5 5 2 1 0 - 34.1 27 9 9 8 13 3.41 1 2.36
Neutral - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

Wins 8 8 5 0 0 - 55.0 52 20 20 14 28 4.58 1 3.27
Losses 2 2 0 2 0 - 13.2 12 6 5 2 16 10.54 1 3.29

  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 10 24 9 15 0 1.000 - 3 3 .500 - -
Conference 6 16 6 10 0 1.000 - 2 3 .600 - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 9 3 6 0 1.000 - 3 1 .250 - -
Away 5 15 6 9 0 1.000 - - 2 1.000 - -
Neutral - 0 - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 22 8 14 0 1.000 - 2 3 .600 - -
Losses 2 2 1 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -