Notre Dame Men's Lacrosse come up victorious against North Carolina in triple overtime 10-9 on 03-02-2013.
Served as a team captain during his senior campaign ... two-time United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) All-America honoree ... received all-BIG EAST accolades twice ... played in 34 career games, including 32 starts ... 58 ground balls ... three-time BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned two monograms.
AS A SENIOR (2013): A team captain ... earned third team All-America honors from the USILA ... first team all-BIG EAST ... USILA Scholar All-American along with being a finalist for the Senior CLASS Award ... competed in the USILA North-South All-Star game ... started all 16 games ... a major reason why the Fighting Irish defense posted the nation's 10th-best goals-against average (8.31) ... that mark ranked first among all BIG EAST teams ... Notre Dame also ranked 10th nationally and first in the BIG EAST in man-down defense (.737) ... picked up 28 ground balls ... scooped up a season-best three ground balls on five occasions ... received his second monogram.
AS A JUNIOR (2012): Earned honorable mention All-America honors from the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) ... second team all-BIG EAST ... started all 16 games in the close defensive unit for the Irish ... Notre Dame's dominant defense led the nation in goals-against average (6.31) along with boasting the top man-down defense (.892) ... had one assist and 30 ground balls ... picked up a career-high five ground balls against St. John's in the semifinals of the BIG EAST Championship ... matched the career-high ground ball total versus Virginia in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championship ... assisted on Notre Dame's fourth goal in a 7-5 setback to Loyola in the semifinals of the NCAA Championship ... that was his first career point ... earned his first monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2011): Played in one game ... saw time in a 14-3 win at Providence.
AS A FRESHMAN (2010): Saw action in one game during his rookie season ... took the field during the 11-3 win over Providence.
PREP AND PERSONAL: A four-year varsity letterwinner with the lacrosse team at Notre Dame Academy ... switched from midfielder to defense during sophomore year ... tallied seven goals and nine assists during his senior season along with compiling 120 ground balls and 64 takeaways ... named team MVP during his senior campaign ... selected to The Washington Post all-Met second team in 2009 in addition to being a Washington Post all-Extra first team ... first team Maryland Independent Lacrosse League ... named all-conference and all-state on the way to leading team to a conference and state championship during sophomore campaign ... also earned all-conference honors and a conference championship junior year ... named team captain for his senior season ... participated in the Under Armour underclassmen game as a member of the DC team ... was a member of the National Honor Society ... nominated as school president for student government ... son of Eric and Nancy Miller ... mother played lacrosse at Lynchburg ... one sibling ... brother, David, played lacrosse at Maryland and joined Matt on the Irish roster for the 2013 season ... graduated from the Mendoza College of Business in May 2013 with a finance degree ... finished with a 3.126 cumulative GPA.