Matthew Wixon

#49 Matthew Wixon

POSITION C
HEIGHT 6-0
WEIGHT 185
YEAR Sr.
BATS/THROWS R/R
HOMETOWN Fairbanks, Alaska (Dakota County TC)

2016 (RS-Senior)
Started nine of 10 games played… Played through injury mid-season to finish with a .172 batting average… Totaled five hits with four runs scored and three RBI… Recorded career highs in hits and RBI with two apiece April 4 at Minnesota State University Mankato… Tallied 48 putouts and 15 assists for a .955 fielding percentage.

2015 (Senior)
Played in two games, recording six at-bats before a season-ending injury to earn a medical redshirt.

2014 (Junior)
Appeared in 3 games and had a .333 batting average going 1 for 3.

Prior to BSU: Lettered in baseball for the West Valley High School Wolfpack... Was named to the Mid Alaska All-Conference team his junior and senior seasons and was named to the all-tournament team in the same seasons... Played baseball at Dakota County Technical College (Rosemount, Minn.) in 2012 and 2013... In 2012 he pitched in 22.1 innings for the Blue Knights with a record of 1-3, an ERA of 9.27 and seven strikeouts.

Personal: Son of Donna and Bradley Wixon... Born Jan. 20, 1993... Brother, Andrew Wixon, played Division l baseball at University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff... Proposed major in exercise science.

Career Highs:
Hits- 2, at Minnesota State 4/4/16
At Bats- 5, vs Southwest Minnesota State 5/4/16
RBIs- 2, at Minnesota State 4/4/16
Doubles- none
Triples- none
Home Runs- none
Walks- none
Stolen Bases- none

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