AS A JUNIOR: Played in six games as reserve defenseman in 2004 ... picked up first career ground ball in season opener against #17 Penn State ... also saw action vs. #13 Hofstra, Dartmouth, Air Force, Butler, and Fairfield.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in two games ... saw first collegiate action in win over Butler ... also played in 13-4 victory over Air Force.
AS A FRESHMAN: Did not see action during the 2002 campaign.
PREP AND PERSONAL DATA: Scored 33 goals and dished off 21 assists in his final scholastic season ... finished his career with 82 goals and 58 assists ... earned all-state recognition as a junior and senior ... a three-time all-conference honoree ... led team to four consecutive conference championships ... squad finished the 2000 campaign undefeated and won state crown in his junior season ... earned four letters in lacrosse and three in football ... received all-conference recognition in football following his senior season ... played on same high school team as current Irish senior Tyler Krummenacher ... born July 5, 1982 ... carries 3.35 cumulative GPA ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business as a finance major.
Matthews' Career Statistics