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  Matt Samela
Matt Samela

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Westport, Conn.

High School:
Staples H.S.

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 160

Position:
OF

B/T:
Right/Right


BEFORE UMASS: Played Centerfield for the Wreckers coached by Brian Ruether...captained the team his senior season and hit.396 with five home runs and 14 stolen bases... finished his career with a .372 BA while hitting eight home runs and stealing 35 bases...named first team All-Central F.C.I.A.C his junior and senior campaigns..also excelled in football where he helped Staples post back to back state titles his junior and senior year..named first team all-state as a wider receiver and defensive back.

PERSONAL: Born September 9, 1986 in New York, New York...son of Leonard and Joanne Samela...has two siblings Lesley (25), and Michael (14)...cousin, Brian Samela, played baseball at Umass from 1993-97.

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    Event Calendar

    Sunday, Apr 20
    at George Washington 12:00 PM
    Monday, Apr 21
    vs Harvard TBA gametracker
    Tuesday, Apr 22
    vs Connecticut 3:00 PM gametracker
    Friday, Apr 25
    at Fordham 3:30 PM
    Saturday, Apr 26
    at Fordham 7:00 PM
    Sunday, Apr 27
    at Fordham 1:00 PM
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