25 - Matt Silver
Matt Silver
Birth Date: 06/12/1991
Height: 6-3
Weight: 160
Year: RS Freshman
Hometown: Malibu, Calif.
High School: Santa Monica
Position: Outside Hitter

UC SANTA BARBARA
2010: Redshirt.

CLUB
Played outside hitter for the Pali Club during the 2008 season under coach Jeff Conover ... Also played outside hitter in 2009 for SMBC under coach Raissa Adolphe ... Helped SMBC get a fifth place finish at the 2009 Junior Olympics.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2009 graduate of Santa Monica High School where he played four years as an outside hitter under coach Liane Sato ... MVP of the Ocean League and third team All-CIF performer in 2009 ... Named second team All-CIF in 2008 ... Academic honors include the Principal's Honor Award as well as the Delians Honor Society.

PERSONAL
Born June 12, 1991 ... Parents are Rick and Paulette ... Has two older siblings, Jason and Alex ... Majoring in biology with the aspirations of becoming a doctor ... A member of the Honors Program at UCSB ... Favorite sports team is the Los Angeles Lakers ... Favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant ... Enjoys laughing at his favorite show, The Office, and his favorite movie, Wedding Crashers ... Favorite books are the Harry Potter series ... Ben Harper is his favorite musician ... Can be found reading ESPN magazine ... Enjoys hanging out with friends and going to the beach ... Most cherished possession is his iPod while his most memorable sports moment is getting to the CIF Finals in his sophomore year.

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