Matt Harvey
Matt Harvey
Title: Volunteer Assistant Coach
Phone: 893-2376
Email: baseball@athletics.ucsb.edu
Honors: Third Season

After spending three years as the Gauchos Assistant Baseball Strength and Conditioning Coach, Matt Harvey is now the program's Volunteer Assistant Coach.

Harvey will assist Head Coach Andrew Checketts with the pitching staff and will be in charge of the catchers. He also helps direct the Gaucho Baseball Academy camps and clinics while serving as Co-Camp Coordinator.

Harvey has spent two summers in the Northwoods League as an assistant for the Wisconsin Woodchucks in 2014 and as an assistant for the Rochester Honkers in 2012. As a Woodchuck, he coached third base and worked with both pitchers and position players. During his summer with the Honkers Harvey led the pitching staff. 

The Lincoln, Nebraska native worked with the University of Nebraska Baseball team as a bullpen catcher and a student coach during his four years with the Huskers. He graduated from Nebraska in May 2011 with a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering.

Please contact Harvey for any questions regarding any Gaucho Baseball Academy strength and conditioning clinics, as well as baseball camps, clinics, and lessons.