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 Matt Czimskey 5
Matt Czimskey
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Waco, Texas

High School:
Midway

Last College:
San Jacinto JC

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Position:
C

Experience:
1L

B/T:
R/R

CAREER HONORS
•Three-time Big 12 Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll

SUMMER 2006
•Played for the Wisconsin Woodchucks of the Northwoods League
•Appeared in 45 games, mostly at catcher with 11 outfield appearances
•Hit .200 (30-for-150) with nine RBI, 14 runs, two doubles and three stolen bases

2006 (JUNIOR)
•Saw limited action after off-season elbow surgery
•Appeared in 24 games, including eight in Big 12 play
•Made two starts, one at catcher and one as designated hitter
•Was 3-for-10 (.300) as a pinch hitter
•Recorded a hit in first career at bat, singling up the middle in a pinch-hit role against UT-Arlington (2/14)
•Made first career start at Texas State (2/28)
•Had a one-out, ninth-inning, pinch-hit single that led to tying run in Baylor's come-from-behind victory over Pacific (3/10)
•Recorded a pinch-hit single and scored against Michigan (3/11)
•Thrown into action in series opener at Oklahoma when Zach Dillon took a back-swing to the head and was forced to leave the game (3/24)
•Caught the remainder of the game and recorded first career extra-base hit, a double, in Bears' victory over Sooners
•Singled and walked in two plate appearances against Texas Southern (4/25)
•Drew a bases-loaded walk for first career RBI against Prairie View A&M (5/10)

SUMMER 2005
•Led the Euless LoneStars of the Texas Collegiate League to a 27-21 record
•Hit .279 (31-for-111) with one home run and 17 RBI in 36 games
•Also had six doubles and drew 17 walks

JUNIOR COLLEGE (SAN JACINTOJC)
•Played for head coach Tom Arrington at San Jacinto [Texas] College
•Led San Jacinto to a 41-22 record in 2004 and a national runner-up finish at the Junior College World Series
•Named to Junior College World Series all-tournament team after hitting .429 with three home runs and nine RBI
•Earned Texas-New Mexico Junior College Region 5 All-Star honors
•Hit .332 with three home runs, 46 RBI, eight doubles, three triples and a .455 slugging percentage in 2004

SUMMER 2004
•Played for Danville Dans in the Central Illinois Collegiate Summer League
•Led Dans to a 23-21 record
•Hit .248 with one home run, four doubles and 19 RBI

HIGH SCHOOL
•Played for Coach Tom Gladney at Midway High School in Hewitt, Texas
•Led Midway to 2003 Texas 4A championship and named all-state tournament
•Two-time all-state selection
•2003 district MVP
•Three-time first-team Super CenTex honoree
•Hit .404 with seven home runs as a senior

PERSONAL
•Full name is Matt Lee Czimskey
•Born May 29, 1984, in Waco, Texas
•Son of Mike and Marcia Czimskey
•Father was starting catcher for Baylor's 1977 College World Series team
•Health Fitness major

CAREER BESTS
Hits: 1, five times
Runs: 1, four times
Doubles: 1 at Oklahoma (3/24/06)
Triples: none
Home Runs: none
RBI: 1 vs. Prairie View A&M (5/10/06)
Stolen Bases: none
Walks: 1, three times
Hitting Streak: none

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