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Matt Barrett

220 lbs.
Glenmoore, Pa.
Malvern Prep
High School
Malvern Prep
Matt Barrett - Men's Lacrosse - Virginia Cavaliers

· USILA second-team All-American
· All-ACC
· No. 1 in the ACC and No. 8 nationally with 12.20 saves per game
· His 183 saves rank No. 6 all-time in the UVa annals for a season
· Made nine saves and picked up two ground balls in UVa’s 13-12 win at No. 7 Loyola in the season opener
· Saved 12 shots in win over No. 16 Drexel
· Tallied 12 saves, 11 of which in the first half, in UVa’s 14-5 win at Rutgers
· Collected 20 saves at No. 2 Syracuse
· Saved 21 shots against No. 8 Cornell and was named ACC Defensive Player of the Week on March 9

· Made 149 saves which ranks No. 2 all-time at UVa for saves in a season by a freshman
· Named ACC Defensive Player of the Week on Feb. 18 after making a career-high 16 saves at Drexel.
· Made collegiate debut against No. 12 Loyola
· Was only the seventh Cavalier to start a season-opening game in cage as a freshman, dating back to 1971 – the first season lacrosse was an NCAA Championship sport
· Matched career high with 16 saves vs. No. 9 Johns Hopkins
· Made 13 saves at No. 5 North Carolina
· Made nine timely saves in UVa’s 13-11 win over No. 6 North Carolina in the ACC Showcase game

· Listed as the No. 25 recruit in the country by Inside Lacrosse
· Listed as the No. 1 incoming goalie in the country by Inside Lacrosse
· Under Armour All-American
· US Lacrosse All-American
· Helped lead Malvern Prep to a 16-2 mark in 2013, national ranking and Inter-Ac championship
· Two-time first team All-Inter-Ac League first team
· Was an Under Armour all-star and helped the Friars finish No. 25 in the nation in 2011 with a 14-6 record
· Played football

· Son of Jay and Kathy Barrett