2015: Made 11 starts in 12 appearances for the Retrievers during his rookie season... Led the team in wins, going 5-2 on the year with a 1.96 ERA... Threw 64.1 innings, giving up just 61 hits... Surrendered just 19 runs, 14 earned, with 39 strikeouts and 20 walks... Threw seven innings, giving up seven hits and one run in a 12-2 win against NJIT... During the contest, he struck out a season high ten batters... Had his best America East performance in a win against Albany, going seven innings of scoreless ball, fanning seven batters... Named to the America East All-Conference First Team... Named America East Rookie of the Year... Named Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American.
Background: Finished the year with a 0.40 ERA in 35 innings pitched last season at Sherwood High School… Earned MSABC Pre-Season All-State Honors, as well as First Team All-Gazette and Second Team All-Met… Matt earned First Team All-Met and All-Gazette during his junior season… Pitched a complete game, no-hitter his senior season, striking out 17 batters while only walking two… Also lettered in basketball his senior season.
Personal: Son of Ellen and Ted Chanin… Has one sister, Ally… Currently undecided on a major… Lists his favorite pro team as the Washington Nationals… Favorite movie is 22 Jump Street… Born July 16, 1996.