Matt Newman is from Bloomington, IN and a graduate of Edgewood High School.His parents are Dennis Newman.
The senior infielder is a Physics - Astronomy major at Hanover.
What did you want to be growing up: A wide receiver for the St. Louis Rams.
What do you like to do outside of your sport: I like to fish. I also enjoy retaining the title of the conference's best ping pong player.
Favorite quote: "Even bad men love their mommas." - Ben Wade
Favorite class and why: Health and Fitness with Coach Stock. I have learned an incredible amount of information in his class and he always keeps things interesting.
Who do you pattern your game after: Basketball: Allen Iverson. Football: Johnny Manziel. Baseball: Nolan Ryan