23 Matthew Finkenzeller
23 - Matthew Finkenzeller
Height: 6-0
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wolcott, Conn.
High School: Sacred Heart (Waterbury, CT)
Position: P
Major: Communications

2012: Served as a team captain... made six starts in 10 appearances on the hill for the Falcons... posted a 1-4 overall record and a 1-2 record in GNAC regular-season play... struck out 22 on the year and allowed five walks, 36 earned runs and 72 hits... posted an ERA of 8.60... pitched 37.2 innings of work... struck out a season-high four batters in his first start of the year at Washington & Lee (March 11)... threw three complete games for the Falcons.

2011: Pitched 52.0 innings…had 30 strikeouts…..recorded an ERA of 4.85… posted a 3-3 record… pitched one complete game…gave up 54 hits….28 of 38 runs were earned…..had a season-high six strikeouts at Salisbury College on 3/11/2011 and at Rivier College on 3/5/2011… threw seven innings against Saint Joseph’s (ME) on 4/14/2011 and against Johnson & Wales on 4/19/2011.

2010: Posted an ERA  of 11.25 with an 0-3 record…pitched one complete game….pitched a total of 36 innings ….gave up 68 hits and 57 runs… gave up 45 earned runs….had nine strikeouts…..scored one run and had two hits against Western Connecticut on 4/14/2010….also had two hits against Westfield State on 4/8/2010….pitched a total of eight innings against Springfield College on 3/22/2010….had a season-high of three strikeouts against Rivier College on 3/28/2010.

High School: Served as a team captain during his junior and senior years... also played basketball and ran cross country.

Personal: Son of Mark and Frances Finkenzeller….majoring in communications.