Matt Richardson
Matt  Richardson


Palos Verdes Estates, Calif.

High School:
Palos Verdes HS '06

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 170


Managerial Economics


UC Davis opens NCAA play on Thursday

Aggies face No. 5 Pacific in quarterfinal round


No. 10 Aggies back in action for WWPA pair

UC Davis men's water polo hosts Santa Clara (Saturday) and Concordia (Sunday)


No. 10 Aggies look to tough WWPA road trip

UC Davis takes on UC San Diego, LMU to claim the conference's No. 1 seed


Water polo to honor seniors on Friday

Aggies take on Fresno Pacific for a WWPA home finale


No. 10 Aggies saddle up for The Rodeo

UC Davis faces four East Coast programs in two days at Santa Clara

2009: Led Aggies in minutes played (748), minutes per game (24.1), assists (37) and steals (30)... Also scored 25 goals with 12 drawn exclusions (11 majors, one five-meter penalty)... Shot .329 overall (76 attempts), but improved to .600 (9-for-15) on extra-man opportunities... Posted first career hat trick vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (9/13) then added a second vs. Air Force (11/22)... Notched season-high 5 assist vs. Santa Clara (11/20) and Chapman (11/21) at WWPA Championship... Earned All-Academic nods from ACWPC (Excellent) and conference.

2008: Appeared in all 28 games... Scored 9 goals with 18 assists in just 210 minutes... Added 11 steals and 4 drawn exclusions (including a five-meter penalty)... Posted season-high 3 assists vs. Cal Baptist (9/21)... Scored a goal with 2 assists and a steal vs. Cal Lutheran the following weekend (9/27).

2007: Played a total of 143 minutes in 25 games... Shot 8-for-18 (.444) with 5 assists... Also tallied 5 steals... Managed a pair of 2-goal games: vs. Whittier (9/22) and Harvard (10/6).

2006: Redshirted.

PALOS VERDES HS '06: Named to NISCA All-America team as a senior... Also captured Southern California All-America, Cal/Hawaii All-America and All-Southern Section nods... Selected as Bay League MVP and South Bay Daily Breeze Player of the Year... Played club ball for Los Angeles WPC.

PERSONAL: Born in La Jolla, Calif.... Majoring in managerial economics... Parents are Sean & Debbie Richardson... Career plans are to attend medical school then become an orthopedic surgeon.