Outstanding pitcher who should make significant contributions early in his career because he is a classic strike thrower with a good feel for his secondary pitches ... fastball will sit in the upper 80s to low 90s with solid arm-side life ... has a loose arm action and is also very much a fierce competitor on the mound.
Prior to LSU
2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American ... fired 207.2 innings in his career, recording a 2.99 ERA with 57 walks and 265 strikeouts ... a 2017 all-Houston first-team Class 6A pitcher and a third-team all-state selection in 6A ... a 2017 Texas all-region first-team selection ... named first-team all-Montgomery County ... also a two-time all-district selection ... helped lead The Woodlands High to four straight district championships and state playoff appearances.
Full name is Devin Joseph Fontenot ... parents are Kenny and Stacie Fontenot ... has one younger brother, Trevor ... on choosing to attend LSU – “What influenced my decision the most had to be the atmosphere here. There is something about LSU that all of the people around here love so much. LSU has always felt like my home away from home, and that’s really special!” ... majoring in sport administration at LSU ... born October 3, 1998, in Humble, Texas.