Matt Sanchez
27  Matt Sanchez
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Bellingham, WA

High School:
Bellingham

Height / Weight:
5-6 / 145

Position:
M

Experience:
2V

Age:
20


08/23/2012

WWU hopes hard-working attitude will breed success in 2012

Senior defender Justin Moore feels hard work is key for Viking men's soccer team

08/14/2012

2012 GNAC Men's Soccer Preview

WWU picked to place fourth, Simon Fraser seeking third straight league title

08/12/2012

2012 WWU Men's Soccer Preview

Young Vikings look to bounce back

COLLEGE: Played in 11 games, making three starts, as sophomore in 2012 ... Saw action in 14 games, making two starts, as freshman in 2011 ... Had 1 assist in 3-1 win vs. Saint Martin's on 10/1/11 ... Two letters.

HIGH SCHOOL: Bellingham Herald all-Whatcom County Player of the Year and Northwest Conference Most Valuable Player as senior at Bellingham High School ... Had 19 goals and 6 assists on team that won 12 straight games and posted 10-1-2 league record ... Class 2A State co-Player of the Year as junior, helping Red Raiders to NWC, Northwest District and state titles ... First-team all-state, all-conference and all-WCL pick ... Scored 20 goals and had 13 assists ... Had 4 goals in one game against Lakewood ... Did not play as sophomore ... First-team all-conference and all-county as freshman ... Had 6 goals and 7 assists ... Member of Crossfire Academy club team for three years, reaching final of U18 national championship in 2010 ... Participated in Olympic Development Program for three years, twice being picked for regional pool.

PERSONAL: Major is kinesiology.