3  Matt Helm
Matt Helm
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Downingtown, Pa.

High School:
Downingtown

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 190

Position:
IF

Birthdate:
01/04/1985

B/T:
R/R

2007: Competed in 49 contests, starting 37 of them...went 3-for-3 with two runs scored and an RBI against Canisius (3/18)...tallied three runs and went 2-for-3 with a walk at James Madison (3/21)...recorded a double against UAB (5/13).

2006: Saw action in 22 games with four starts ... had two hits and run scored at Kentucky (3/8) ... went 2-for-2 with run scored and RBI at Virginia Tech (4/18) ... had sacrifice fly against No. 1 Rice (5/18) ... stole base at Miami (Ohio) (5/9).

2005: Played in 20 games, primarily as defensive substitution ... had 12 at-bats and two hits ... notched RBI singles in contests at Miami (Ohio) (4/1) and vs. Kent State (4/8) ... earned first stolen base at Ohio (4/16) ... also scored four runs.

2004: Redshirted, did not play.

High School: Attended Downingtown High School ... also played football, where he was first team all-state and All-Area Player of the Year ... two-time first team all-league second baseman honoree ... All-Area second baseman ... team won league championship.

Personal: Born Jan. 4, 1985 ... son of Jack and Sue Helm ... father played baseball and football for University of Pennsylvania ... has brother, Brad (25), who also played for Marshall (2003-05) and graduated in 2005 ... majoring in accounting.