2019: Saw action in 16 contests across his freshman campaign, including one start … made his collegiate debut on Opening Day against Lehigh, entering as a defensive replacement at catcher late in the ballgame … recorded his first career hit in the series opener against Penn State (3/1) as part of a pinch-hit effort … posted his first career RBI in the series finale against Louisville (3/17) with a two-RBI single in a pinch-hit effort.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Detroit Catholic Central High School in Novi, Michigan ... 2018 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American and Central Region HM selection ... All-league and all-district honoree ... Listed among Perfect Game's top 500 prospects and no. 63 catcher in the 2018 recruiting class ... Also tabbed PG's No. 11 overall prospect and No. 2 catcher int he state of Michigan ... As a junior, hit .384 with 28 RBI will striking out just 13 times in 120 plate appearances ... Underclass High Honorable Mention pick in both 2017 and 2016 ... Twice earned academic all-district honors ... Member of the National Honor Society ... AP Scholar ... Student council secretary.
Personal: Born Matthew Frederick Stinebiser on March 2, 2000 in Pittsburgh ... The son of Frederick and Julie Stinebiser ... Has one younger brother (Josh).