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.
Other athletes in your family: My brother and sister both participate in high school athletics.
Who do you pattern your game after: Basketball: Allen Iverson. Football: Johnny Manziel. Baseball: Nolan Ryan
Special sports accomplishments: 2013 HCAC 2nd team all conference.