An In-Depth Look at the Statistical Accomplishments of the 2013 Colonials
Annual GW Commencement on National Mall Punctuates Collegiate Experience
Murakami Goes 3-for-3 as Colonials Take 2-of-3 From Rams
Albright Stays Hot With Two Hits
Weisberg Spins Complete Game With Seven Strikeouts; Beightol Drives in Three
GW Baseball Alumni & Dedication Day vs. Xavier 5-11-12
2011 (at GW): Did not play, red-shirt season.
2010 (at Maryland): Played in 52 games, making 46 starts ... hit .205 with three homeruns and 15 RBIs ... stole 14 bases in 16 attempts.
2009 (at Maryland): Played in 34 games, making 15 starts ... ranked fifth on the team with a .297 batting average ... fourth on the team with a .459 slugging percentage ... recorded first career hit at George Mason, a bunt single (3/24) ... went 2-for-4 with a double and triple in first career start against UMBC (3/25) ... 2-for-4 with double against Florida State (3/29) ... 2-for-4 with pair of RBI singles against UMES (4/1) ... two-run single against Virginia Tech (4/10) ... 3-for-6 with two doubles and two runs scored against Mount St. Mary's (4/14) ... 3-for-5 with career-high three RBI in win against Duke (4/19) ... 2-for-4 with first career home run in win against James Madison (4/28) ... hit game-tying, two-run triple in win at Clemson (5/3) ... 1-for-1 with 1 RBI as a pinch hitter in win against Wake Forest (5/8) ... 1-for-1 with two RBI in win against Wake Forest (5/10).
High School/Club: Played for three years, primarily at second base for head coach Billy Emerson at Pope VI Catholic ... earned team MVP honors senior year ... Washington Post First-Team All-Met and First Team All-State in Virginia as a senior ... also named to First Team All-WCAC in senior year ... named Co-State Player of the Year in 2008 ... helped team to state championship and national ranking of No. 12 in 2008 ... Third Team All-WCAC in 2007 ... honorable mention All-WCAC in 2006 ... two-time Academic All-State selection ... graduated with 3.9 GPA and high honors.
Personal: Born Matthew Murakami on 09/02/90 in Herndon, VA ... son of Dean and Patricia Murakami ... has younger brother Ryan (18) and sister Isabelle (13) ... major is finance ... aspires to play professional baseball and work on Wall Street.
Baseball Falls to VCU, 9-4, in A-10 Championship
SAINT LOUIS - Top-seeded VCU broke a 3-3 tie with six runs over the sixth and seventh innings to deal the George Washington baseball team a 9-4 loss on...
Baseball Downs Saint Louis in A-10 Championship Opener, 6-4
SAINT LOUIS - The George Washington baseball team stormed out to a 6-0 lead after the first two innings and turned away a late rally to down host Saint Louis...
Six Baseball Player Earn A-10 All-Conference Honors
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - The George Washington baseball team had six student-athletes earn Atlantic 10 All-Conference honors, the league announced on Wednesday...
Baseball Wins on Senior Day to Clinch Postseason Berth
ARLINGTON, Va. - Needing a win on the final day of the regular season to ensure a spot in the upcoming Atlantic 10 Championship, the George Washington...
Baseball Opens A-10 Championship on Wednesday vs. Saint Louis
LEADING OFF: The George Washington baseball team will make its third consecutive postseason appearance when it opens the Atlantic 10 Championship as the No. ...
Baseball Clinches No. 4 Seed in A-10 Championship
WASHINGTON - The George Washington baseball team has clinched its third consecutive appearance in the upcoming Atlantic 10 Championship.
Baseball Topped in Game Two vs. Saint Joseph's
ARLINGTON, Va. - The George Washington baseball team fell in the middle game of its three-game series with Saint Joseph's by a score of 9-5 on Friday...
Baseball Falls in Opener to Saint Joseph's
ARLINGTON, Va. - The George Washington baseball team trailed 2-0 after four innings before a six-run top half of the fifth for visiting Saint Joseph's broke...