- 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.
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