2000 (Sophomore) - After batting .290 and stealing eight bases in his first season, expected to compete for a starting spot in left field ...
1999 (RS-Freshman) - Made 23 starts, 18 in left field and five in center ... drove in 24 runs in only 100 at bats ... eight stolen bases (in 10 attempts) was fourth-most on the team ... all three homers came in successive games in midseason, one each vs. USF, Stanford and Oregon State ... Apr. 11 vs. Stanford, batted 4-for-5 with four RBI ... Feb. 25 vs. Clemson, went 3-for-4 with four RBI and two doubles ... stole season-high two bases vs. Arizona State on May 8 ... spent a second summer season with Grand Forks (N.D.) in the Northwoods League.
1998 (Freshman) - Redshirted his first season at the UW ... starred for Grand Forks (N.D.) in the Northwoods League (a wood bat league) over the summer as a pitcher and outfielder ... finished in the top 10 in batting average, slugging and triples, hitting .320 for the season.
Mark Morris High School
Earned four varsity letters as a pitcher, outfielder and first baseman under coach Ron Philpott ... three-time team MVP and league MVP as a junior and senior ... all-state as a senior ... team won league title his freshman and senior years ... 5-2 with a 1.68 ERA as a senior, when he also batted .330 ... in a one-hit shutout against Columbia River, drove in both runs in a 2-0 win ... three-year letterman and all-league pick in basketball ... a member of the honor roll in every quarter.
Born September 11, 1978, in Longview, Wash. ... parents are Sharon and Dave ... youngest of five children ... father played baseball at St. Martin's (Olympia, Wash.) ... speech communications major.
Matt Hollod's Career Batting Statistics