Wade Mathis
Wade Mathis


Wharton, Texas

High School:
Wharton HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 215




2010: Was third on team in batting with .328 average and fourth in hits with 63 in 56 games with 46 starts. ... Had 19 doubles (second-best on team), one triple, four home runs and 43 runs batted in (also second best). ... Successful on all four stolen-base attempts and handled 345 fielding attempts with only two errors for sterling .994 fielding percentage. ... Enjoyed mid-season hitting streak of nine-consecutive games, going 15-for-29 to raise average from ..200 to .356. ... Had another seven-game hitting streak and ended season by hitting safely in final four games. ... Went 4-for-5 with two RBIs in 22-5 Southland Conference victory over UT Arlington and had five other three-hit games. .. Has three-season batting average of .328 with 25 doubles, seven homers and 60 RBIs in 107 games.

2009: Played in 32 games, getting 17 starts and serving as a pinch-hitter in the others. ... Batted .229 with four doubles, three home runs and 13 runs batted in. ... Went 3-for-4 with two homers and four RBIs in 16-4 victory over Columbia. ... Other homer came in 9-3 Southland Conference victory at Stephen F. Austin.

2008: Appeared in 29 games as freshman with 11 starts (10 at DH and one at 1B). ... Had 13 hits with two doubles and two triples. ... Went 2-for-5 with two RBIs against Akron. ... Had a 2-for-5 outing with a double, a triple and an RBI in an 11-1 victory against Texas-Pan American. ... Had a pinch-hit triple at Texas State. ... Was 5-for-21 (.238) as Lamar's most frequently-used pinch-hitter.

High School: Four-year letterwinner for coach Floyd Ciruti at Wharton HS. ... Named first team All-State and District 24-3A MVP at first base as a senior. ... Hit .495 with five home runs and 21 RBIs as a junior. ... Helped Wharton to second-place district finishes in 2004, 2005 and 2006. ... Also named first team All-State in 2005 and 2006.

Personal: Wade Henderson Mathis was born on March 2, 1989 in Wharton, Texas. ... Son of Mike and Jodi Mathis. ... Major is Kinesiology. ... Hobbies are fishing and baseball.


Lamar sets 2011 Baseball Fall World Series

The best of seven series will begin on Oct. 19

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