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# Matt Russell -

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: OF
: Aug 23, 1990
: Ventura, Calif.
/:  L/L
: 5-10
: 175 lbs
: Junior
Draft Status:

At Cal Poly (2010): Did not play

Prep Career: A 2009 graduate of Ventura High School, where he hit .410 as a junior and .383 as a senior under head coach Paul Togneri … a three-year varsity letterman … twice earned first-team All-Channel League and All-Ventura County honors … was named second-team all-league and all-county as a sophomore … named to a pair of All-Ventura County all-star teams and one CIF-Southern Section all-star team … played in Junior Showcase ... 12 doubles, three triples, two home runs, 14 RBIs and 18 stolen bases as a senior ... hit .502 in league games … Ventura was 9-20 in 2009 and finished tied for third in the Channel League … as a junior hit .507 in Channel League games and, overall, collected nine doubles, two triples and one home run, driving in 14 runs and stealing 13 bases … life member of California Scholastic Federation … also played freshman football … a student scholar and earned a spot on the Principal’s List … member of National Honors Society … compiled 4.3 grade-point average … visited UC Riverside, UC Santa Barbara, USC and Saint Mary’s before choosing Cal Poly.

Personal: Son of Dennis and Linda Russell … three brothers, Daniel, Joseph and Stephen … wants to play professional baseball … hobbies include whiffleball and other sports … born August 23, 1990, in Ventura, Calif. … majors in general engineering.