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  Matt McDaniel
Matt McDaniel

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mt. Airy, Md.

High School:
Catonsville


Matt McDaniel

2009-2010 (Senior): Earned the team's Most Dedicated Player honors for the fourth-straight year and was named to the MAAC All-Academic Team... Compiled a 15-8 record for the Greyhounds at No. 4 singles during his first season at Loyola... Won a season-high six-straight matches from March 28-April 17..

2008-2009 (Junior): Voted team most dedicated player for third year in a row... this co-captain has won 29 singles matches and 25 doubles matches competing with three different partners thus far in his career... studied abroad in Rome during fall semester... member of the MAAC All-Academic team... member of the Dean's List while completing a double-major.

2007-2008 (Sophomore): Named the team's Most Dedicated Player... second on the team with nine singles wins, splitting time between No. 2 and No. 3 in the line-up... impressive 6-1, 6-4 dual-match victory over Niagara's All-MAAC First Team recipient... paired with classmate Tim Koch to win seven matches in the No. 2 doubles slot... nine overall doubles victories... member of the MAAC All-Academic team.

2006-2007 (Freshman): Led the Greyhounds with 13 signles and nine doubles victories.

Before Loyola: Was a four-year letter winner and four-year captain at Catonsville High School...was named Most Valuable Player four straight seasons...two-time county and regional champion, as well as qualified to participate in the state championship three times.

Personal:
The son of Jeffrey and Carol McDaniel... born in Baltimore, Maryland... majoring in political science and history.