Born and raised in Houston, TX prepping at Clear Brook High School. Was a three-year varsity athlete at Clear Brook High School before going on to play at Panola Jr. College. While at Panola, Matt hit .404 while slugging 16 HR’s earning him All-Conference and 3rd team All-American honors. Matt then went on to play at Texas A&M, where he earned 2nd Team All Big 12 honors. After TAMU, Matt was drafted in the 24th round by the Miami Marlins and played 6 years professionally playing at every level. Matt was an All-Star at both the high A and AA levels. Matt’s passion to pass along his years of experience is seen everyday at The Lab.