Was a four-year letter winner at Natick HS for coach Justin Capell ... Played outside midfield as a freshman before moving to outside and center back his final three years for the Redhawks ... Named Team MVP and to the Bay State Conference All-Star squad as a senior in 2012 ... Scored two goals and collected eight assists in 2012 ... For his career, he tallied nine goals and 20 assists ... Two-time team captain ... Most Improved Player as a sophomore ... Played club soccer for the Valeo FC in Newton, Mass, where he served as a team captain for three years ... Led the team to the state championship in 2013.
Full name is Matthew Williams Pease ... Born May 4, 1995 in Newton, Mass. ... Son of Sandy and Gary Pease ... Has three siblings - Andrew (20), Scott (16) and Kelly (10) ... Plans to major in Business.