Matt Carpenter
Matt  Carpenter

RS Sophomore

Aurora, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 175


Career Honors

  • Two-time OSU Scholar-Athlete (2016 and 2018)
  • Two-time Academic All-Big Ten (2017-18) 

2018 (Redshirt Sophomore Season)
Appeared in 10 games off the bench in 2018 … collected first career hit in win over Youngstown State (4/18) … stole first career stolen base and scored a run as a pinch runner in elimination game vs. No. 6 Iowa at Big Ten Tournament (5/24). 

2017 (Redshirt Freshman Season)
Appeared in 15 games with two starts ... 2017 debut vs. Pittsburgh (2/18) … made first collegiate start vs. Eastern Michigan (4/12) ... made second start of the year vs. Toledo (5/16). 

2016 (Freshman Season):
Redshirted his freshman campaign. 

Aurora H.S.:
 First Team All-Ohio … Cleveland Plain Dealer Player of the Year … state finalist in Division IV Ohio in 2015.

Personal: Matt is the son of Toni and Matt Carpenter … business major … father played professional baseball … has three siblings, William, Michael and Charlie.