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Matt Rambo
Player Profile:
Matt Rambo 1764588
Position: Attack
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Glenside, Pa.
High School: LaSalle College HS

RAMBO'S HONOR ROLL
• 2017 Tewaaraton Award Winner
• 2017 Enners Award (Nation's Most Outstanding Player)
• 2x USILA All-American (2017, 2016)
• 2017 First Team All-America (USILA, Inside Lacrosse)
• 3x NCAA All-Tournament Team (2017, 2016, 2015)
• 2017 Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year
• 2017 First Team All-Big Ten (Unanimous)
• 2016 USILA Second Team All-America
• 2016 Big Ten Tournament Most Valuable Player
• 2016 Big Ten All-Tournament Team
• 2016 Honorable Mention All-Big Ten
• 2015 First Team All-Big Ten

RAMBO'S MARYLAND RECORDS
• Career Points (257)
• Career Goals (155)
• Career points in NCAA Tournament (62)
• Points in a single NCAA Tournament (23 - 2016)
• Assists in a single NCAA Tournament game (6 - 2017)
• First player with 100G/100A in a career (2017)
• First player with 40G/40A in a season (2017)
• First player with 40G/30A in a season (2016)

RAMBO IN THE NEWS
• June 4, 2017: A champion's legacy: On Matt Rambo, an all-time Terp
June 1, 2017: Rambo is first Maryland player to win Tewaaraton Award
• May 19, 2017: Matt Rambo is set for latest star turn with Maryland in NCAA lacrosse tournament
• May 19, 2017: Rambo's Run: Maryland's historic attackman and down-to-earth approach
• May 11, 2017: After breaking records, Matt Rambo wants to end Maryland's 42-year title drought
• May 2, 2017: IL COVER STORY - Maryland's 1-2 punch
• April 29, 2017: Matt Rambo sets Maryland scoring record in dominant win over Johns Hopkins
• March 9, 2017: Maryland's star attackmen Rambo and Heacock are 'friends forever'
• February 24, 2017: Terps' Matt Rambo becoming for of an all-around player
May 26, 2016: Rambo returns to Philly for NCAA Semifinals
May 21, 2016: Rambo powers Maryland past Syracuse, back to Final Four
May 13, 2016: Matt Rambo again critical to Maryland's NCAA title hopes
May 7, 2016: Rambo, Maryland claim first Big Ten Tournament title
March 10, 2016: Rambo relishes opportunity to play in home state against Drexel

Notes: Became Maryland's first-ever male recipient of the Tewaaraton Award on June 1, 2017 ... became Maryland's all-time leader in points with seven points vs. Johns Hopkins (4/29), breaking Bob Boneillo's record of 231 set in 1980 ... became Maryland's all-time leader in goals against Denver (5/27) in the NCAA semis, breaking Joe Walters' record of 153 set in 2006 ... totaled 62 career points in NCAA Tournament - most nationally among all players since 2000 (top-10 list includes Mikey Powell, Steele Stanwick & Paul Rabil) ... helped lead Maryland to one national title, three title game appearances and four semifinal appearances ... senior class had an overall record of 61-14 (.813) ... appeared in Maryland record 75 games during career, making starts in 74.

As a senior (2017): Started all 19 games at attack for 2017 National Champions ... led team with 87 points (3rd nationally) and 45 assists (4th nationally) ... also ranked second on team with 42 goals ... led Big Ten in points/g (4.6) and assists/g (2.4) ... opened season with 19 points in three games - most in 3-game span for Maryland player since Mike Mollot (2000) ... surpassed 200-point milestone at North Carolina (3/25) ... posted six points on three goals and three assists at #11 Navy (2/11) ... totaled career-high seven points (3g/4a) at St. Joseph's (2/14) ... had six points (3g, 3a) vs. High Point (2/18) ... had two goals and an assist vs. #8 Yale (2/25) ... had an assist at #4 Notre Dame (3/4) ... had four goals, including three straight in the fourth quarter, vs. Villanova (3/18) ... had five points (2g, 3a) at UNC (3/25) ... had four points (2g, 2a) vs. #19 Michigan (4/1) ... had six points (4g, 2a) vs. #1 Penn State (4/8) ... had two goals and an assist at #5 Albany (4/12) ... totaled six points (2g, 4a) at #11 Rutgers (4/16) ... had five points (3g, 2a) at #7 Ohio State (4/22) ... had seven points (3g, 4a), including six in the first 18 minutes, against #8 Johns Hopkins (4/29) ... had an assist vs. #8 Penn State (5/4) and three points (1g, 2a) at #7 Ohio State (5/6) in the Big Ten Tournament ... had career-highs in points (8) and assists (6) in NCAA first round vs. Bryant (5/14) - it was the most assists in a tournament game for a Maryland player since 1972 ... matched career-high with eight points in NCAA quarterfinal vs. #4 Albany (5/21) ... had a goal and an assist in NCAA semifinal vs. #5 Denver (5/27) ... posted a goal and an assist in NCAA final win vs. #3 Ohio State (5/29).

As a junior (2016): Started all 20 games at attack, piecing together one of the greatest single-season campaigns in Maryland history ... totaled career-highs in points (75), goals (43) and assists (32) ... became the first player in program history to record 40 goals and 30 assists in a single-season ... his 75 points were the third-most in Maryland history, becoming the first player to achieve the total since 1979 ... totaled 34 points (17G, 17A) over final six games of season - all postseason games ... posted two goals and an assist vs. High Point (2/20) ... eclipsed 100 career points with four points (1G, 3A) at #7 Yale (2/27) ... scored a goal vs. #1 Notre Dame (3/5) ... posted a hat trick in win at Drexel (3/8) ... had a goal and an assist at Princeton (3/12) ... posted two goals and an assist vs. #10 Albany (3/16) ... matched career-high with four goals vs. #12 UNC (3/26) ... posted four points (3G,1A) at Penn (3/29) ... had two goals at Michigan (4/2) ... had an assist at #14 Penn State (4/10) ... posted three goals and two assists vs. #18 Rutgers (4/16) ... had an assist vs. #10 Navy (4/19) ... matched career-high with three assists and also had two goals vs. Ohio State (4/24) ... had two goals and an assist at #8 Johns Hopkins (4/30) ... posted three goals and two assists in Big Ten Tournament semifinal win vs. #18 Penn State (5/5) ... totaled three goals and three assists in Big Ten Tournament final vs. #17 Rutgers (5/7) ... had three goals and two assists in NCAA 1st Round vs. Quinnipiac (5/15) ... notched four goals and two assists in NCAA Quarterfinals vs. #4 Syracuse (5/21) ... had career-high five assists, including on the overtime game-winner, and also had a goal in NCAA Semis vs. #5 Brown (5/28) ... had three goals and three assists in NCAA Championship vs. UNC (5/30).

As a sophomore (2015): Appeared in all 19 games (18 starts), totaling 59 points on 40 goals and 19 assists ... first Maryland player to score 40 goals in a season since Joe Walters in 2004 ... scored two goals and added an assist in season-opening win at Navy (2/14)...posted a goal and an assist at Yale (2/21)...notched five points on three goals and two assists against No. 11 Penn (2/24) ... had two goals against Drexel (2/28) ... scored a hat trick against No. 10 Princeton (3/7) ... posted three goals and an assist at Villanova (3/14) ... had an assist and three ground balls against No. 2 North Carolina (3/21) ... scored one ground ball and had three ground balls at Robert Morris (3/24) ... posted a hat trick against Michigan (3/29) ... had game-high fi ve points (3G, 2A) versus Penn State (4/4) ... scored two goals and dished an assist against No. 19 Loyola (4/8) ... starred at Rutgers (4/12), posting career-high three assists and scoring three goals, including the game-winner with 13 seconds remaining ... had two goals at Ohio State (4/18) ... scored pair of goals against Hopkins (4/25) ... scored twice in Big Ten semis against Ohio State (4/30) ... had a goal and two assists in NCAA First Round vs. Yale (5/9) ... had a goal and two assist in NCAA Quarters vs. North Carolina (5/17) ... matched career-high with six points on four goals and two assists in NCAA Semis vs. Johns Hopkins (5/23) ... had two goals and an assist in the NCAA Final vs. Denver (5/25).

As a freshman (2014): Started all 17 games, ranking second on the team in goals (30) and points (36) ... amazing collegiate debut with four goals, including the game-winner, and two assists in 16-3 win vs. Mount St. Mary's (2/8) ... became the first Maryland freshman with four goals in the season opener since 2008 when Grant Catalino had four at Georgetown ... second straight hat trick with three goals, including the game-winner, in 14-3 win over UMBC (2/15) ... two goals, including his third-straight game-winning goal, and one assist in 16-8 win at No. 2 Syracuse (2/22) ... one goal, one assist and two groundballs in 10-6 win over No. 1 Duke (3/1) ... tied his career high by scoring four straight goals in 13-5 win at Michigan (3/18) ... fourth hat trick of the season with three goals in 19-6 win over Robert Morris (4/2) ... two goals and one groundball in 12-8 win at No. 8 Notre Dame (4/19) ... became the first Maryland freshman since Mike Mollt vs. Hofstra in 2000 with a hat trick in an NCAA tournament game with three goals, including two extra-man scores, in 8-7 win over Cornell (5/10) in the first round of the NCAA tournament.

Before Maryland: 2013 Under Armour High School All-American ... game-record eight goals for the South team in UA All-America game to earn 2013 MVP honors ... three-time US Lacrosse High School All-American … 2013 NILCA First Team All-American … ranked the No. 1 freshman attackman in the nation according to Inside Lacrosse ... ranked the 2nd overall recruit by Inside Lacrosse ... three-time member of the Philadelphia Under Armour Underclassmen team … named the MVP of the 2012 Under Armour Underclassmen tournament … his shot hit 102 mph at the 2012 Warrior 40 event … three-year letterwinner for coach Bill Leahy at LaSalle College HS … scored 80 goals and added 37 assists as a senior … 2013 PhillyLacrosse.com Player of the Year … led the Explorers to the 2013 PIAA championship after scoring four goals vs. Conestoga in the title game … 2013 Catholic League MVP … 2013 All-EPLCA … four-time first team all-state and all-league … 2012 Times Herald Player of the Year.

Personal: Son of Rich and Annette Rambo … younger brother of Rich, who played lacrosse at Rutgers … majoring in American Studies.


Rambo's Career Statistics
Year GP/GS G A Pts. Shots EMG GWG GB Pen
2014 17/17 30 6 36 111 4 3 19 4/4:00
2015 19/18 40 19 59 135 6 4 28 3/2:00
2016 20/20 43 32 75 169 6 1 23 3/3:00
2017 19/19 42 45 87 150 1 3 30 0/0:00
Total 75/74 155 102 257 565 17 11 100 10/9:00

Rambo's Career Highs
Goals:
4 (8x), last vs. Albany (5/21/17)
Assists: 6 vs. Bryant (5/14/17)
Points: 8 (2x), last vs. Albany (5/21/17)
Groundballs: 4 (4x), last vs. Michigan (4/1/17)

Hat Tricks: 28, last vs. Albany (5/21/17)
Multi-Point Games: 52, last vs. Ohio State (5/29/17)
Multi-Goal Games: 45, last vs. Albany (5/21/17)
Multi-Assist Games: 28, last vs. Albany (5/21/17)

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