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    Matthew Foat
    Matthew Foat

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Rescue, Calif.

    High School:
    Ponderosa

    Last College:
    Sierra College

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 185

    Position:
    Infield

    Bats-Throws:
    Right-Right

    2010
    Foat will compete for playing time as an infielder.

    Sierra College
    He earned 2009 All Big-8 Conference first team honors under coach Rob Willson...named to the NorCal all-state team...in 44 games, he batted .395 (70-for-177) with 18 doubles, six home runs, 36 RBI and nine stolen bases.

    High School
    He was a two-year letterwinner at Ponderosa High in Shingle Springs, Calif., under coach Eric January...earned all-state second team and all-city first team honors in his senior season...named Sierra Valley most valuable player as a senior after hitting .519 with five home runs...member of the 2008 squad that won the school's first-ever section championship...earned All-Sierra Valley League first team honors as a junior.

    Personal
    He is majoring in sociology...parents are Rick and Marley Foat...has one sister, Natalie...lists Chipper Jones as his favorite athlete...favorite movie is The Hangover...favorite television show is Baseball Tonight...birthdate is March 20, 1990.

    Career Statistics

    Year GP-GS AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB-SBA BB SO HBP SH-SF SLG OBP
    2010 52-51 .275 182 22 50 10 1 5 33 0-1 23 44 4 1-4 .423 .362
    2011 50-44 .262 168 16 44 7 0 1 26 2-2 8 31 5 2-4 .321 .308
    2012 54-54 .323 201 33 65 13 0 3 27 3-7 27 32 10 3-0 .433 .429
    Career 156-149 .289 551 71 159 30 1 9 86 5-10 58 107 19 6-8 .396 .371

    Pac-12 Conference Career Statistics

    Year GP-GS AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB-SBA BB SO HBP SH-SF SLG OBP
    2010 21-20 .258 66 5 17 2 0 0 7 0-0 14 22 0 0-1 .288 .383
    2011 24-21 .265 83 7 22 5 0 1 17 2-2 3 14 2 1-2 .361 .300
    2012 30-30 .275 109 11 30 9 0 2 12 2-4 12 21 4 3-0 .413 .368
    Career 75-71 .267 258 23 69 16 0 3 36 4-6 29 57 6 4-3 .364 .351