2  Matt Bellando
Matt Bellando

Hometown:
Miami, Fla.

High School:
Saint Andrews School

Height / Weight:
5-5 / 170

Position:
Attack

Birthdate:
12/17/1991

Major:
Arts & Sciences


05/13/2012

Johns Hopkins tops Men's Lacrosse, 19-9

Bellando ties career-high with three goals

05/05/2012

Men's Lacrosse downs Albany to win America East Championship

Most Outstanding Player Sean Brady registers 11 saves

05/02/2012

Men's Lacrosse holds off Hartford, 9-8, to reach AE Championship game

Rooney totals two goals and three assists

04/27/2012

Men's Lacrosse heads to Capital Region to face Albany Saturday

Seawolves looking to capture top seed in next week's America East Championship

04/21/2012

Men's Lacrosse falls to Hartford in overtime, 11-10

A win next week at Albany gives Seawolves No. 1 seed in America East Championship

2012: Played in all 17 games, starting 14 ... second on the team with 25 goals, including five on man-up ... added five assists ... tied career-high with three goals and set career-high with four points in NCAA Tournament at Johns Hopkins (5/13) ...scored two goals an had an assist and five ground balls in America East Championship final vs. Albany (5/5) ... two goals and three ground balls in America East Championship semifinal vs. Hartford (5/2) ... had a goal and two ground balls at Albany (4/28) ...scored two goals vs. Hartford (4/21) ... had two goals vs. Yale (4/16) ... scored a goal and had four ground balls at UMBC (4/14) ... totaled two goals and an assist at Binghamton (4/7) ... tallied a career-high three goals vs. Vermont (3/31) ... scored a goal and added an assist at Bryant (3/24) and at Siena (3/20) ... two goals vs. Towson (3/17/12) ... scored a goal and had a ground ball vs. St. John's (3/13) ... tallied game-winning goal at Delaware (3/10) ... scored a man-up goal at Virginia (2/25).

2011: Played in nine games ... finished with two goals on four shots ... a goal and a ground ball vs. Cornell (3/22) ... scored first collegiate goal at Marist (3/5).

High School: 2008, 2009 and 2010 US Lacrosse All-American ... 2008, 2009 and 2010 Palm Beach Post Boy's Lacrosse Player of the Year ... 2009 and 2010 Florida Dairy Farmers Boy's Lacrosse Player of the Year ... 2010 Palm Beach Sun-Sentinel Player of the Year ... US Lacrosse 97 Senior Showcase ... 2010 ESPN All-Rise second team ... LaxPower.com 2010 All-Eastern Region first team ... won three FHSAA titles at Saint Andrews ... tallied 308 goals and 134 assists in four years ... 2009 LaxPower.com first-team Mid-Atlantic ... played freshman season at Coral Reef High School ... first-team All-Dade County at Coral Reef ... club teammate of Cole Millican.

Personal: Born Matthew Hayden Bellando on December 17, 1991 in Miami, Florida ... son of Alan and Maria ... father and uncle played collegiate baseball.

Bellando's Statistics
Year GP/GS G A Pts. Sh. EMO
GWG GB Pen
2012 17/14 25 5 30 48 5 1 22 -
2011 9/0 2 0 2 4 0 0 1 -
Totals 26/14 27 5 32 52 5 1 23 -

Bellando's Career Highs
Goals: 3 vs. Vermont (3/31/12); at Johns Hopkins (5/13/12)
Assists: 1, five times, most recently at Johns Hopkins (5/13/12)
Points: 4 vs. Johns Hopkins (5/13/12)
Groundballs: 5 vs. Albany (5/5/12)
Hat Tricks: 2
Multi-Goal Games: 8
Multi-Assist Games: 0
Multi-Point Games: 10