2014: Recorded a career-high three ground balls vs. Vermont (4/5) ... had two ground balls vs. Manhattan (3/18) ... scored a goal vs. Sacred Heart (3/11) ...saw time vs. Maryland (3/8) and Rutgers (3/1) ... took a shot at Duke (2/23) ... scored a goal vs. Marist (2/14).
Before Stony Brook: A transfer from the University of Massachusetts ... played in one game last year.
High School: A 2012 graduate of Wantagh H.S. ... U.S. Lacrosse All-American, second team All-Long Island and all-county as a senior ... totaled 105 goals and 57 assists during high school career ... also played basketball and football ... all-county in football.
Personal: Matthew Ray Balzano ... born January 22, 1994 on Long Island ... son of Rocco and Lori Balzano ... one sister, Samantha.