2013: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Appeared in 22 games, starting seven on the mound ... Posted a 4-4 record with a 4.53 ERA ... Threw 57.2 innings, the fourth-highest total on the team ... Added 28 strikeouts while walking 14 ... Made nine ACC appearances with two starts ... Went 0-2 with an 8.35 ERA in league contests ... Made his collegiate debut Feb. 17 at No. 13 Florida, pitching an inning out of the bullpen ... Earned his first career start March 6 against Penn, picking up the win after tossing 5.0 scoreless innings ... Also earned victories over Quinnipiac, UNC Greensboro and North Carolina A&T ... Over the summer, pitched for the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox of the Cape Cod League, making four relief appearances.
High School: Lettered three years at Georgetown Preparatory School in North Bethesda, Md. ... 2012 Perfect Game Atlantic Region honorable mention selection ... Served as team captain senior year ... Named honorable mention Perfect Game Underclassmen All-American as a junior ... Four-year Dean’s List honoree ... Member of the National Honor Society ... An AP National Scholar.
Personal: Born Michael Benjamin Matuella on June 3, 1994 ... The son of Lewis and Melanie Matuella ... Has an older brother (Tyler).