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  Matt Byzet

Matt Byzet

Player Profile


Lexington, Ky.

High School:
Paul L. Dunbar

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 210




Coach Farley on Byzet: "Matt has proven he can win games in the Horizon League, and we are excited to have him back with us for his final season. He could be used as either a starter or as a reliever. He likes to pitch in big games and he keeps his cool when the pressure is on."

2006: Transferred back to Butler after spending the fall of 2005 at Kentucky...2005: Started eight games for the Bulldogs, going 2-4 with a complete game...yielded 51 hits in 52 innings pitched...2004: Appeared in 13 games, including nine as a starter...second on the team in wins and earned run average...High School: All-City pitcher at Paul L. Dunbar High School...helped high school team to a state record 41-4 mark and a state title in 2003...posted a 10-0 record with a 1.93 ERA as a senior...had 78 strikeouts in 69 innings...named to the district and region all-tournament teams...selected to the East-West All-Star game...earned one varsity baseball letter...high school coach: Mickey Marshall...Personal: Born November 27, 1984...son of Randy and Susan Byzet...communications major.