Has all the tools to step in and be a leader for the Tigers behind the plate … features superior defensive skills behind the plate and can swing the bat with a lot of authority … has an outgoing personality and is an extremely confident player, which will help him in handling the pitching staff.
Prior to LSU
Played in the summer of 2018 for the Rockford (Ill.) Rivets in the Northwoods Collegiate League, where he delivered four doubles, one homer and nine RBI … batted .270 in the 2018 season at Northwest Florida State in Niceville, Fla., with one double, four homers, seven RBI and 10 runs … named a 2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention High School All-American … ranked by Perfect Game in 2017 as the No. 1 catcher in the state of Ohio and the No. 4 overall prospect in the state … voted the 2017 MaxPreps Best Baseball Player in Ohio … a four-year high school letterman, leading his team to 2017 district title … voted 2017 and 2016 high school team MVP and Best Defensive Player … a 2016 and 2017 First-Team All-League selection and All-Academic award recipient … won the 2016 Cincinnati Reds Showcase MVP Award.
Full name is Brock Casey Mathis … majoring in sport administration at LSU … born May 10, 1998.