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Matt Durst
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Matt Durst

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Whitehouse, Texas

Last College:
Northeast Texas CC

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 229

Position:
C

B/T:
R/R

04/22/2014

Mason Robbins Leads Southern Miss in 6-3 Win over Nationally Ranked Alabama

04/21/2014

Baseball Travels to Nationally Ranked Alabama for Midweek Contest

The Golden Eagles beat Alabama 2-1 in the only other meeting of the year back in February.

04/20/2014

Five-Run First Helps Eagles Complete Sweep of LA Tech

The Golden Eagles win 8-3 in Sunday's finale.

04/19/2014

Baseball Shuts Out LA Tech for Second-Straight Day

Matt Durst hits a sacrifice fly in bottom of 6th for only run of the contest.

04/18/2014

Fisk, Dawson Lead Eagles over Bulldogs 2-0 in Series Opener

Game two of the series is set for Saturday at 4 p.m.

04/20/2014

Baseball vs La Tech 4-20

Baseball vs La Tech 4-20

04/18/2014

Baseball vs La Tech 4-18

Baseball vs La Tech 4-18

Earned Athletic Director's Honor Roll for Fall semester

Junior College
Played at Northeast Texas Community College the last two years, hitting .305 with 10 doubles, a triple, six home runs and 31 runs batted in as a sophomore ... Named the 2013 Valley Baseball League first-team catcher on the strength of a .310 batting average, six doubles, two triples, four home runs and 29 RBI for the Charles Town Cannons which finished 23-21 ... Batted .331 with five doubles, a home run and 25 RBI last season in 44 games as a freshman

Prep
Enjoyed standout high school career at Whitehouse High School and batted .469 with 15 home runs, 58 RBI and 53 runs en route to earning Texas Sportswriter's Association 4A second team All-State honors, as well as being named his district's Offensive Player of the Year and the All-East Texas Player of the Year by the Tyler Courier-Times-Telegraph ... Did not commit an error in 260 fielding chances during the season at catcher ... Followed his eight homers during his sophomore season in which he won the district's top offensive player honor and was All-East Texas utility player, and nine as a junior, a season in which he earned his district's Defensive Player of the Year honors and was an All-East Texas catcher ... Also was a second-team all-district pitcher as a freshman

Personal
Son of Tom and Valerie Durst ... Majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies with a minor in Sport Coaching Education ... Born Feb. 4, 1993.

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