On The Recruiting Trail: 2017 LHP/1B Matthew Delcambre

Trey Sofio

Louisiana Scouting Director

Name: Matthew Delcambre
School: Homeschooled, plays at Acadiana High
Position: LHP
Grad Year: 2017
Scouting Report: A 6-foot-3, 225-pound left-handed pitcher with a large, strong frame. Long, loose arm action into high-3/4 release with quick arm speed and regular effort. Smooth rhythm, in-line direction, level shoulders, lands square and finishes athletic. Fastball sits 84-87 mph with arm side run and solid control. Breaking ball shows 2/8 shape with gradual break, solid depth and near fastball arm speed at 71-73 mph. Also flashes a changeup with near fastball arm speed and fade action at 74-77 mph.

PBR: What schools have you been hearing from?
Delcambre: LSUA, Spring Hill, Faulkner State, Hutchinson CC, Northwestern State.

PBR: Have you developed a relationship with any coaches?
Delcambre: Yes, the Hutchinson CC coach.

PBR: Have you taken any unofficial visits yet?
Delcambre: Yes, two, Hutchinson CC, and Spring Hill College.

PBR: Do you have any offers at this stage?
Delcambre: Yes from Hutchinson and Spring Hill College.

PBR: do you have a timeline for your recruitment?
Delcambre: No.

PBR: Do you have a favorite at this stage?
Delcambre: Not at this time, my dream colleges are Louisiana Tech and Louisiana-Lafayette.

Delcambre: 3.1 and 19.

PBR: What showcases have been most meaningful to your recruitment so far?
Delcambre: Without a doubt the two PBR’s I have attended.

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