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 Blasts Past Monmouth, 12-0
The GW baseball team used an offensive onslaught and a dominant pitching performance from Shane Sweeney to blast past Monmouth, 12-0, Saturday afternoon to...
Baseball Topped by Monmouth
The GW baseball team entered its weekend series with the Monmouth Hawks having won three in a row but saw that winning streak snapped in a 3-1 loss on Friday...
Baseball Visits UMBC on Tuesday
LEADING OFF: The George Washington baseball team will play its lone road game in an 11-of-12 games at home stretch with a visit to UMBC on Tuesday night....
Baseball's Campbell Named A-10 Player of the Week
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - George Washington baseball senior first baseman Bobby Campbell has been named the Atlantic 10 Player of the Week, the league office...
Baseball Completes Series Sweep of NJIT
Colonials take comeback win on Sunday
Baseball Looks to Extend Streak in Home Series vs. Monmouth
LEADING OFF: The George Washington baseball team looks to extend its three-game series when it hosts Monmouth at Tucker Field at Barcroft Park for a three-ga...
Baseball Tops NJIT, 4-1, to Clinch Series
Sweeney and Kobos combine to stymie Highlanders
Baseball Takes Opener Over NJIT
ARLINGTON, Va. - The George Washington baseball team scored runs in each of its last six innings at the plate in an 8-2 win over NJIT in Friday's series...