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Matt Perla
Player Profile:
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Position: Defense
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 195
Year: Junior
Hometown: Orchard Park, N.Y.
High School: Orchard Park

2018:
 Starter on the UAlbany close defense, starting all 19 games
• Finished season with 28 ground balls and nine caused turnovers
• Scooped three ground balls in victory vs. Cornell (3/4)
• Scored first collegiate goal on shot from behind the midline in win vs. Harvard (3/28)
• Career-high five caused turnovers, adding two ground balls, in win vs. UMass Lowell (5/3)

2017:
• Member of the close defense, playing in 14 games
• Finished with five ground balls, including two in win at Drexel (2/25)

2016:
• Appeared in two games, making collegiate debut at UMass (3/8)

High School: Lettered three years in lacrosse and football at Orchard Park... Led the Quakers to the Section 6 lacrosse title in 2013, 2014 and 2015... Earned First All-Western New York, First Team All-Section 6 and first team all-league honors as a junior... Two-time all-league, 2015 Third Team All-Western New York in football... Two-time team captain in lacrosse.

Personal: Intending to major in business... Son of Keith and Mary Perla... Has a brother, Kyle.

CAREER HIGHS
Points: 1 (vs. Harvard, Mar. 28, 2018)
Goals: 1 (vs. Harvard, Mar. 28, 2018)
Scarf Great Dawn Rose Pieces Deals
Assists: N/A
Ground Balls: 3 (2x, last: vs. Stony Brook, Mar. 31, 2018)
Caused Turnovers: 5 (vs. UMass Lowell, May 3, 2018)

CAREER STATISTICS 

Year

GP/GS

G

A

PTS

GB

CT

FO

2016

2/0

0

0

0

0

0

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2017

Dawn Great Deals Pieces Scarf Rose 14/0

0

0

0

5

0

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2018

19/19

1

0

1

28

9

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Total

35/19

1

0

1

33

9

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