The Golden Grizzlies square off against the Leathernecks, April 4, 2009.
2010: Made 17 appearances with 11 starts, one save and a record of 3-5 ... gave up 68 hits, 51 runs, 41 earned while walking 41 and striking out 65 ... had a 5.25 earned run average in 70.3 innings of work ... named to the All-Summit League second team ... threw a no-hitter for eight innings against Memphis (3/5) before surrending a hit in the ninth inning ... struck out nine batters against Oral Roberts (4/11) and South Dakota state (4/18)... was selected to the Summit League All-Academic team.
2009: Saw action in 17 games, drawing nine starts ... posted a 4-4 record with a 5.45 ERA and one save ... made his OU debut against Eastern Kentucky (2/21), picking up the win after allowing one run on two hits in relief ... made his first start against Dayton and fired a two-hit shutout (3/14) ... tossed 1.2 no-hit innings against Notre Dame (3/25) ... fired a scoreless inning against Olivet (5/6).
Troy Anthens High School: Earned four letters for coach Mike Morris and served as captain for two years ... a three-time all-district selection ... was also named to all-area, all-region and all-county teams for two years ... played in the East vs. West game, in which he was the winning pitcher ... holds the Athens record for most strikeouts in a game and career.
Personal: Born Matthew Anderson LaMothe on Nov. 13, 1989 in Rochester, Mich. ... the son of Gary and Patty LaMothe ... has one sister, Megan ... enjoys hanging out with friends and watching sports with his father ...LaMothe is majoring in journalism.