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9   Matt Christy
Matt Christy

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Paxton, Mass.

High School:
Wachusett Regional

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 175

Position:
Midfield


Strong leader ... has one of the hardest shots on the team ... will be looked upon for contributions from the left side as either a back or a midfielder.

1999: Appeared in 19 games ... his goal against Georgia State started the Minutemen on a string of six unanswered goals in the 6-2 win ... scored a career-high two goals and added an assist for a career-high five points in the 7-0 win over St. Joseph's ... had an assist in the 2-1 win over La Salle.

1998: Appeared in all 18 games, starting 13 ... tied for third on team in scoring with four points on two goals ... scored goals against New Hampshire and St. Joseph's.

1997: Played in all 19 games, starting 16 ... notched a pair of assists against Cal Poly.

BEFORE UMASS: Four-year letterwinner for Richard Knight at Wachusett Regional H.S. ... helped his team to a four-year combined record of 70-11-5 ... netted 37 points on 14 goals and nine assists en route to team MVP honors as a senior ... team captain in senior campaign, helping Wachusett to the District Championship ... 1996 All-State honoree ... also earned All-New England and All-Central Mass. honors as a senior ... Five-year member of the Massachusetts ODP team.

PERSONAL: Son of Charles and Carol Christy ... born December 6, 1978 in Worcester, Mass. ... Civil Engineering major.

CHRISTY'S Career Stats
Year    GP  GS  Shots  G  A  Pts  GWG
1997    19  16   12    0  2   2    0
1998    18  13   20    2  0   4    0
1999    19  0    11    3  3   9    0
Career  56  29   43    5  5   15   0

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    Event Calendar

    Friday, Oct 24
    at Rhode Island 7:00 PM
    Sunday, Oct 26
    at Fordham 12:00 PM
    Thursday, Oct 30
    at UNC Asheville 5:00 PM
    Sunday, Nov 2
    at Davidson 1:00 PM
    Saturday, Nov 8
    vs St. Bonaventure 1:00 PM gametracker
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