15 Matt Ozanne
15 - Matt Ozanne
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Scottsdale, Ariz.
High School: Notre Dame Prep
Position: OF

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2010 All-WCC honorable mention
2010 WCC All-Freshman Team
2009 MLB Draft pick (Arizona Diamondbacks, 46th round, 1,386 overall)

JUNIOR (2011): Hit a double and was 2-6 at Texas State … cracked a home run and went 1-3 with a walk, four RBI and two runs at San Jose State … went 3-3 with 1 RBI, 1 R, and 2 SB vs. Lehigh … rapped out two hits and 1 RBI at Columbia … had a 2B and scored 1 R at San Jose State … combined for four hits, 1 2B, 1 R, and 1 SB in a doubleheader vs. Brown … knocked two hits and drove in three runs vs. Cal … had back-to-back two hit games vs. Gonzaga … swatted two home runs and collected five hits, four RBI, 4 R, 2 SB, and 1 BB during a three-game series vs. Pepperdine … went 2-3 with a 2B vs. Saint Mary’s … pounded out three hits, 1 R, and 1 RBI vs. Saint Mary’s.

SOPHOMORE (2011): Started 45 games as an outfielder for the Broncos… posted a team-high 10 stolen bases…tied for second on the team in doubles (9)…doubled in the season-opener at South Carolina on Feb. 19…singled and walked in the second game at South Carolina (2/20)…went 3-4 with a double, three RBI, a homerun and a stolen base vs. Albany on Feb. 25…totaled four hits, two runs, a RBI and three stolen bases in a doubleheader vs. Albany on Feb. 26…had a RBI single and a stolen bases in the series-finale against Albany (2/27)…picked up a three singles, a RBI and a stolen bases at Stanford (3/1)…amassed two hits, a RBI, a walk and two stolen bases in a three-game series against San Jose State Mar. 5-8…knocked in two runners at Cal on Mar. 8... totaled four walks and two runs in the Jack Gifford Memorial Tournament Mar. 11-13…registered five hits, two runs, eight RBI, two doubles, a homerun and a walk in a four-game sweep against Brown Mar. 26-28…picked up a RBI on a sacrifice fly at Stanford (3/22)…tallied five putouts in centerfield against UC Davis (3/30)…totaled three hits, two RBI and three walks in a three-game series against Bakersfield…provided two singles in a three-game bout with LMU…hit two singles and a double against Cal Poly (4/12)…missed four games with a hand injury...returned to the starting lineup, starting in left field against Pacific on Apr. 26… provided three hits, including a solo-homer in a three-game stand against Gonzaga (4-29-5/1)…registered a RBI single against No. 21 Cal on May 3…provided a RBI in a 10-inning win at Pepperdine on May 6…recorded a sacrifice bunt in the second game at Pepperdine (5/7)…singled twice and walked twice in the series-finale at Pepperdine on May 8...recorded four at-bats during a mid-week game at UC Davis on May 11…amassed three hits, including a double while driving in a runner in the first game vs.  San Diego (5/20)…singled and walked twice, scoring two runs in the second game of the series vs.  San Diego on May 21…recorded six putouts in the final game vs.  San Diego (5/22)…recorded five hits, including two doubles in the final series of the season at Portland (5/27-5/29).

FRESHMAN(2010): Drafted by the Diamondbacks, but chose to attend Santa Clara … named an All-WCC honorable mention … started 18 games in 38 appearances … finished the year with a batting average of .380 and 17 RBI, including 2 HR … made his first collegiate appearance against Nevada (2/19) in which he recorded a hit and scored a run ... started 15 games in the lead-off spot … posted nine multiple-hit games with a hitting streak of six games … stole five bases … batted .429 in WCC play with seven extra-base hits and 14 RBI.

HIGH SCHOOL: Phenomenal high school career at Notre Dame Prep in Scottsdale, one of the nation's best programs ... ranked as the No. 1 outfielder in the state by Perfect Game Crosschecker ... selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 46th round (1,386 overall) of the 2009 MLB First Year Player Draft ... helped the Saints rank as high as No. 2 nationally according to Baseball America ... three-time state runners-up in Arizona's Class 4A-II ... Notre Dame Prep went 87-12 during his three years on varsity ... hit .412 with nine homers, stole a school record 41 bases and drove in 35 runs as a senior in 2009 ... 2009 Arizona Republic First Team Class 4A All-State honoree ... twice named a first team all-league and all-region player ... 2009 ESPN Rise All-Area pick ... led off the bottom of the first inning with a homerun at Chase Field on April 6, 2009, helping Notre Dame beat Prescott 11-5 in a game that immediately followed the Diamondback's season-opener ... as a junior in 2008, hit .403 with three homeruns ... set a school record with 24 stolen bases as Notre Dame's leadoff hitter (he would shatter his own stolen base record the next year with 41 in 2009) ... Notre Dame went 29-4 in 2008 ... began the game by reaching base 21-of-33 times ... participated in the 2008 Area Code Games as a member of the Cincinnati Reds ... also a member of the Arizona Diamondbacks scout team.

PERSONAL: Born August 25, 1990 in Scottsdale, Ariz. ... twin brother, Drew, also plays baseball at Santa Clara ... son of Mark and Paula Ozanne ... majoring in Communication ... hopes to graduate in four years with a degree ... also enjoys soccer.