55 Matthias Westfall
55 Matthias Westfall
Height: 6'2
Weight: 182
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chowchilla, CA
Position: RHP
Major: Business
Sport: R/R
Years Played: Contra Costa College

NYACK NOTEWORTHY

Competitor on the mound… brings passion and drive to the squad… leads with his work ethic… figures to see quality innings as a conference starter… throws in the low 80s… boasts good change-up… highly focused and a mature young man…

As a Junior in 2013: Appeared in 10 games for the Warrior’s, 5 in which he started… 2-2 record… Finished the year with a 5.53 ERA… Allowed 54 hits… 17 walks… 20 strikeouts in 40.2 innings… On March 30th, Westfall would toss 6 innings in relief against Philadelphia University while scattering 5 hits, allowing 2 walks, 2 runs, and striking out 3 Rams… On April 13th, Westfall would start for the Warriors against Chestnut Hill College while tossing 5 strong innings, allowing 7 hits, 3 walks, 3 runs (2 earned), and striking out 3 Griffins in a tough 3-0 loss… On April 20th in relief, Westfall would hold the No. 9 Nationally ranked team in the Northeast, Wilmington University Wildcats, to 3 hits, 0 walks, and 1 run over 4.2 innings of work with 3 strikeouts… On April 26th, Westfall had one of his strongest outings of the season earning his first victory as a Warrior against the University of Sciences. He would throw 7.1 innings while surrendering 8 hits and striking out 5 Devils… On May 2nd, Westfall would lead the Warriors to a 7-2 victory over Caldwell College in their last home game of the 2013 season. He would complete 7 strong innings, pitching out of pressure innings where he stranded 10 men on base. He would allow 12 hits, only 2 walks, while striking out 2 Cougars…

Prior to Nyack in 2012: Appeared in 15 games, 12 in which he started for Contra Costa College, CA… Finished with 81 innings pitched with a 5-2 record with 2 saves… Accumulated 42 strikeouts and a 4.11 ERA...

High School: Fresno Christian High School… Played under Coach Richard Sorenson and Bill McGowen… 

Personal: Business Administration Major…  Team Captain… Hobbies include camping and drinking coffee… Favorite sports teams include San Francisco Giants, Florida Gators, and Fresno State Bulldogs… Favorite sports movies are Fever Pitch, Angles in the Outfield, and The Rookie… Born 10/28/1990… Son of Jim Westfall and Maureen Martinazzi… Brother of Briana, Cameron, and Tatiana Westfall…

"Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are." -John Wooden