|Hometown:||Yorba Linda, Calif.|
|High School:||Mater Dei HS|
Matthew Chavez competed in 18 of CSUN's 20 games this season ... picked up an assist at UC Riverside (9/30) ... three of his eight shots were on-goal.
Chavez was the only true freshman to start for Coach Davila ... started in ten of the 16 games he played in ... took one shot, on goal, against UC Riverside (10/5).
MATER DEI HIGH SCHOOL
Was a four-year letterwinner and starter for the Monarchs under the direction of head coach Martin Stringer ... served as team captain during junior and senior seasons ... named to All-City Team following senior season ... graduated in 2007 with a 3.1 GPA.
Born on November 4, 1989 ... son of Annalisa and Robert Chavez ... has a brother, Robert, and a sister, Taylor ... also recruited by Cal State Fullerton, Northwestern, Cal Poly and Xavier ... includes Manchester United F.C., Angelina Jolie and footballer Ashley Cole as some of his favorites ... says the best thing about being an athlete is "staying in shape, while the toughest part is managing his schedule" ... would like to be stranded on a desert island with Denise Richards ... best advice he has received is "don't sweat the small stuff" ... undecided on a major.