16 - Matthew Martin
Matthew Martin
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
Year: Freshman
Hometown: LaVerne, Calif.
High School: Damien
Position: DR

AS A SENIOR IN 2007-08: 9/7 vs. Queens - Came off the bench and and scored a goal on one attempt and notched a steal ... 9/8 vs. George Washington - Came off the bench but did not attempt any shots ... 9/8 vs. Navy- Came off the bench but did not attempt any shots ... 9/9 vs. Princeton - DNP ... 9/9 vs. Gannon - Came off the bench and had two assists and a steal while surrendering one kickout ... 9/15 vs. UCLA - Came off the bench and and attempted one shot and recorded an assist ... 9/15 vs. UC Davis - Came off the bench but did not attempt a shot ... 9/16 vs. Air Force - Came off the bench and and scored once on two attempts ... 9/16 vs. UC Santa Cruz - Came off the bench and scored one goal on one attempt ... 9/22 vs. La Verne - Came off the bench and scored one goal on one attempt while surrendering two kickouts ... 9/22 vs. Redlands - Came off the bench and recorded an assist ... 9/23 vs. Claremont - DNP ... 9/23 vs. Whittier - DNP ... 9/29 vs. UC Davis - DNP ... 9/30 vs. UCLA - Came off the bench but did not attempt a shot ... 9/30 vs. Fresno Pacific - Came off the bench and scored two goals on two attempts with an assist and a steal ... 10/5 vs. Whittier - Came off the bench and scored two goals on two attempts with a steal and an assist ... 10/5 vs. Pomona - DNP ... 10/6 vs. Brown - DNP ... 10/6 vs. Cal Lutheran - DNP ... 10/14 vs. UC Santa Cruz - DNP ... 10/26 vs. LMU - DNP ... 10/28 vs. Cal - Came off the bench and notched an assist ... 11/3 vs. UC Santa Cruz - Came off the bench but did not attempt a shot ... 11/4 vs. UC Davis - Came off the bench and attempted one shot and notched a steal ... 11/11 vs. Stanford - DNP ... 11/16 vs. Pomona (WWPA 1st round) - DNP ... 11/17 vs. LMU (WWPA semifinals) - DNP ... 11/18 vs. Air Force (WWPA 3rd place game) - DNP.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2005: Competed in 23 matches... scored seven goals on 20 attempts on the year... also totaled five steals during the season... put the ball through the net twice during victory over Chapman (9/10) at the Redlands Tournament... recorded two goals in a loss to California (10/2)... posted a hat trick against Occidental (10/7) during the Claremont Convergence Tournament.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2004: Appeared in all 33 matches and started nine... had a shooting percentage of .479... posted six multiple goals matches... started season with two goals against top-ranked Stanford... added a goal in second match with Loyola Marymount... had a season-high two steals against ninth-ranked UC San Diego... added a goal and an assist in win over Chapman... also scored and had an assist in match with Pacific... drew two kick outs and netted two goals against UC Santa Cruz... scored seven goals at Slugfest Tournament in Santa Cruz... four of those goals came in game against LaVerne... scored in three of four matches at the Nor Cal Tournament... had a season-best three assists in matches against Cal Baptist and BYU-Hawaii... added two goals, an assist and a steal against Cal Lutheran... netted two more goals against Bucknell at the Convergence Tournament... scored another goal in third meeting with UC Santa Cruz... also scored and had an assist in win over Air Force at Aggie Shootout.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2004 graduate of Damien High School in LaVerne, Calif... played under coach Andrew Coates... helped lead Damien to three straight CIF Championship match appearances and the title in 2002... team posted a 30-3 record in senior season... All-America selection... First-Team All-CIF and All-Sierra League in 2003... also lettered in swimming under coach David Miller... placed second in the Sierra League finals in the 200-meter freestyle... ASB Vice-President as a senior... member of the Eagle Scouts.

PERSONAL: Parents are John and Lisa... enjoys music and playing the guitar... planning to major in psychology... wants to pursue a career in advertising or sales.

 

Martin's Career Statistics

 

Year GP-GS Shots Goals Assists Shot Pct. Steals TO KO Against KO Drawn
2004 33-9 48 23 19 .479 11 15 13 6
2005 23-0 20 7 0 .350 5 0 7 0
2007 16-0 13 8 7 .615 5 2 3 0
Career 72-9 81 38 26 .469 21 17 23 6