ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
6 - Matt Sheeleigh
Matt Sheeleigh
Height: 5-11
Weight: 150
Year: Junior
Hometown: New Vernon, N.J.
High School: The Pingry School
Position: Midfielder
Major: Engineering Sciences
House Affiliation: Quincy

Senior (2014):
Has started every game for Harvard in 2014 … Tallied an assist in the thrilling 3-2 win over Northeastern on Sept. 23 ... Registered an assist in a 3-0 win over Holy Cross (Oct. 15)

Junior (2013):
Saw action in eight games… Finished the year with one goal and two assists … Fired nine shots, five of which were on goal … Tallied an assist in 2-1 win over Princeton (Oct. 29) … Registered a helper in the 1-0 victory at Holy Cross … Found the back of the net at Columbia to help lift the Crimson to a 2-0 win. 

Sophomore (2012):
Played in nine games for Harvard in 2012, starting eight of them … Ranked second on the team with two assists on the season … Assisted in back-to-back games at Princeton (Oct. 20) and at Dartmouth (Oct. 27).

Freshman (2011):
Played in three games during freshman season. 

Before Harvard:
Four-year letterwinner at midfield and defense for the varsity soccer team ... Team captain senior year … Member of the PDA U-18 Academy in 2010-11 ... Named 2010 Somerset County Player of the Year ... Tabbed as Central New Jersey State Player of the Year ... Listed to the “Top Drawer Soccer” top 100 players for 2011 recruiting year ... Earned all-league and all-state honors ... Led The Pingry School to league and county championships all four years of high school ... Part of the US Development Academy PDA team since U-11 ... 2009 PDA Academy team placed fourth at USDA Finals ... Member of 2010 Development Academy Select Team ... Participated on the U.S. Men’s National Team for U-14, U-15 and U-18 ... Letterwinner on varsity squash team ... Volunteered at the Special Olympics in 2009 and ’10 ... Worked with the “Two Kids Foundation” as a volunteer in 2008, ’09 and ’10 ... Helped “Bridges Outreach” making meals for the homeless in New York City during 2008, ’09 and ’10 ... Interned with the Children’s Tumor Foundation in May 2011 ... Enjoys snowboarding and squash.

Personal:
Sister, Katherine, played for the Harvard women’s soccer team from 2007-10 and was a three-time All-American, Ivy League Rookie of the Year (2007) and Ivy League Player of the Year (2010).

Recent Games
Sep 23 Northeastern W, 3-2
Sep 26 at Massachusetts W, 3-2
Oct 4 Yale W, 1-0
Oct 11 Cornell W, 1-0
Oct 15 Holy Cross W, 3-0
Oct 18 at Brown T, 1-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 12 3
Games started 11 3
Goals 0 0
Assists 2 0
Points 2 0
Shots 20 5
Shot Pct .000 .000
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Date Opponent Score g a pts sh pct pk gw
Sep 5 at Georgetown L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 7 at George Washington L, 2-1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 13 at St. John's L, 2-1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 16 Boston College W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 19 Hartford W, 4-1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 21 Manhattan W, 3-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 23 Northeastern W, 3-2 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 26 at Massachusetts W, 3-2 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Oct 4 Yale W, 1-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 11 Cornell W, 1-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 15 Holy Cross W, 3-0 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 18 at Brown T, 1-1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 25 at Princeton   - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Stony Brook   - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Dartmouth   - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Columbia   - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at Penn   - - - - - - -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2011-12 3 - 0 0 0 2 .000 1 .500 0 0 0-0 0
2012-13 9 8 0 2 2 1 .000 1 1.000 1 0 0-0 0
2013-14 8 - 1 2 4 9 .111 5 .556 1 0 0-0 0
2014-15 12 11 0 2 2 20 .000 6 .300 1 0 0-0 0
Total 32 19 1 6 8 32 .031 13 .406 3 0 0-0 0
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 12 11 0 2 2 20 .000 6 .300 1 0 0-0 0
Conference 3 3 0 0 0 5 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Home 7 7 0 2 2 10 .000 2 .200 1 0 0-0 0
Away 5 4 0 0 0 10 .000 4 .400 0 0 0-0 0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Wins 8 8 0 2 2 14 .000 3 .214 1 0 0-0 0
Losses 3 2 0 0 0 5 .000 3 .600 0 0 0-0 0

September 8 7 0 1 1 15 .000 6 .400 0 0 0-0 0
October 4 4 0 1 1 5 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
November - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
December - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -