2015 Atlantic 10 All-Academic Team ... First repeat selection for a Colonial since Matthew Osborne in 2001 and 2002 ... Key member of GW's defensive unit which recorded seven shutouts on the year and allowed just four goals in eight A-10 games ... Appeared in all 18 games and made 15 starts ... Logged 1,375 minutes on the pitch, ranking fifth on the team ... Played every minute 11 times, including six shutouts ... Tallied an assist on GW's first goal against Robert Morris (Sept. 25) ... Took seven shots on the year, including three on goal ... Recognized on the GW Athletics Academic Dean's List ... Earned a spot on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the fall semester.
2014 Atlantic 10 All-Academic Team ... NSCAA Scholar All-East Region honorable mention ... Team co-captain ... Saw action in 15 games and made 13 starts, amassing 1,181 minutes on the pitch, fifth-most on the team ... Tallied three points (1g, 1a) on the season ... Registered his first career point, an assist, at Rhode Island (Oct. 11) ... Scored his first career goal in the next match, the game-winner in a 1-0 victory over La Salle (Oct. 17) ... Took six shots on the season, including two on goal ... Matched his career high with two shots at George Mason (Oct. 31) ... Played all 110 minutes against Saint Joseph's (Oct. 19) and Davidson (Nov. 9) ... Also played all 90 minutes in six regulation games ... Served as vice president of GW's Student-Athlete Advisory Council ... Recognized on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the Fall 2014 semester.
Saw action in all 17 games and made 16 starts, amassing 1,109 minutes of playing time ... Took four shots on the season, including two on goal ... Played a season-high 92 minutes at Dayton (10/11) ... Also played all 90 minutes against Fordham (10/20) and La Salle (11/10) ... GW Student-Athlete Advisory Council representative ... Recognized on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters.
Did not play while recovering from an injury ... Recognized on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters.
2011 A-10 All-Rookie Team Selection ... Started all 13 games in which he played, totaling 1,086 minutes on defense ... Took three shots on the season, including one on goal ... Named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters.
English Colleges Football Association (ECFA) Knockout Cup champion ... Northumberland County captain ... ECFA regional league champion.
Matthew David Scott ... Born Nov. 14, 1991, in Newcastle Upon Tyne, England ... Son of Malcolm and Irene Scott ... Has older brother, James ... Graduated from GW in May 2015 with a bachelor's degree in international business and finance ... Currently pursuing his master's degree from GW in international trade and investment