5 Matt Solomon
5 Matt Solomon
Height: 5-10
Weight: 170
Year: Sr
Hometown: Avon, Conn.
High School: Avon Old Farms
Position: F

2008 graduate of Avon Old Farms who transferred to Bentley after spending the 2008 and 2009 seasons at Wheaton College … majoring in finance ... age as of Sept. 1: 21.

2010: Tied for team lead in goals (four) and was tied for second in points (10) … netted a pair against Saint Michael’s Sept. 28 and added an assist … scored and assisted at UMass-Lowell in 3-2 win Oct. 7 … found the back of the net against Southern Connecticut State in Northeast-10 semifinals Nov. 5 … started 10 matches.

Before Bentley:  Played in 16 matches over two years for Wheaton and scored first collegiate goal against Southern Maine Sept. 5, 2009 … won New England championship with Avon as a sophomore and senior … played in the 2007 Connecticut Senior Bowl … named a WNEPSAA Class A All-Star ... won the U-18 Connecticut State Cup with club team FSASoccer Plus and the U-19 State Cup with CT Revolution … father, Mark, and grandfather, Norman, both attended Bentley and brother Michael currently attends.