15 - Matt Perry
Matt Perry
Height: 6-2
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Sudbury, Mass.
High School: St. Sebastian's
Position: 3B/2B

Team Tri-Captain

2009: 2009 Patriot League Player of the Year ... 2009 CoSIDA Academic All-District team member ... Named to the All-New England second team ... Patriot League Player of the Week honoree (April 6) ... Made his mark on the Holy Cross single-season record books, playing and starting in a career-high 49 games at third base ... Finished the season with a .423 batting average, 42 runs scored, 16 doubles, seven homeruns and 37 RBI in 182 at-bats ... Tallied a career-high 77 hits, ranking first amongst Holy Cross single-season records ... Also ranks first in the single-season record books after notching a career-high 16 doubles and 114 total bases ... Ranks second with his 42 runs scored ... Rounded out the season leading the Patriot League in both batting average and on-base percentage (.491), in addition to standing third in the conference in slugging percentage (.626) ... Recorded 23 multi-hit contests and had at least one hit in 37 of 49 games played ... Registered 10 games with multiple RBIs ... Knocked in a season-high four runs at Army on April 4 ... Hit safely in 10 consecutive contests from March 25-Apr. 8 and then again from Apr. 18-May 9 ... Tallied a season-high five hits at Lafayette, going 5-of-6 at the plate on Apr. 18 ... Combined for 12 RBIs in three consecutive contests, going 3-of-5 against Harvard (three RBI) and 6-of-10 in the first of two double headers at Army (six RBI), also marking his first-career multi-homerun contest (Apr. 4) ... Earned a season-high .439 batting average after going 3-of-5 at the plate versus Maine on Apr. 29 ... Went 2-for-7 with an RBI in the Patriot League tournament against Army.

2008: Appeared in 49 games, making 47 starts ... Finished the season with a .285 batting average, 32 runs scored, 26 RBI, 16 doubles and two home runs ... Ranked fourth on the team in batting average ... Led the team in doubles ... Ranked third on the team in RBI ... Finished third on the team in assists (99) ... Had four stolen bases ... Hit a double and scored a run at Stetson (3/2) ... Went 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored versus St. Joseph's (3/4) ... Had a 3-for-4 performance including three runs scored and three RBI at Rollins (3/5) ... Hit a double in the second game against Washington (4/15) ... Scored two runs, drove in a run and hit a double in the second game at Lehigh (3/29) ... Went 3-for-8 including three runs scored and one RBI in the doubleheader against Lehigh (3/30) ... Hit a home run and a double while driving in three runs and scoring a run at Massachusetts (4/1) ... Scored a run and hit a double versus Harvard (4/2) ... Had a double and one run scored in the first game versus Army (4/5) ... Had two RBI and one run scored against Hartford (4/9) ... Hit a double and drove in a run versus Central Connecticut (4/15) ... Went 2-for-6, hitting a double, driving in two runs and scoring a run in the doubleheader against Lafayette (4/19) ... Hit two doubles, had two RBI and scored a run in the second game against Lafayette (4/20) ... Had a 2-for-5 performance with three RBI, a home run and a run scored in the doubleheader at Brown (4/23) ... Scored three runs, had two RBI and hit a double in the four-game series at Army (4/26-27) ... Went 2-for-2 including two doubles and one run scored against Assumption (5/1) ... Hit a double and scored a run in the first game of the Patriot League tournament at Navy (5/10).

2007: Appeared in 16 games ... Made 11 starts ... Hit .243 with nine hits, seven runs scored, four doubles and a RBI ... Had one stolen base ... Went 4-for-5 with two doubles and three runs scored during a doubleheader against Lehigh (4/8) ... Named to the 2007 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL: ISL All-League (2005, 2006) ... Team captain (2006) ... Vincent C. Murphy Letterman Award - for lettering in three varsity sports (cross country, basketball, baseball) from sophomore to senior years ... Kevin Mutch Award - given to a varsity athlete in the junior class who demonstrates leadership and school spirit.

PERSONAL: Son of Ronald and Shiela Perry ... Grandfather Ronald S. Perry and father Ronald K. Perry are members of the Holy Cross Varsity Club Hall of Fame ... Has three sisters, Jessica, who swims at Duke, Cassandra and Alicia ... Majoring in Economics.

Perry’s Career Statistics
Year    GP-S    AB      R       H       AVG.    2B      3B      HR      RBI     BB      SO      SB
2007    16-11   37      7       9       .243    4       0       0       1       4       11      1
2008    49-47   186     32      53      .285    16      0       2       26      16      48      4
2009    49-49   182     42      77      .423    16      0       7       37      24      33      2
Total   114-107 405     81      139     .343    36      0       9       64      44      92      7