9 Phil Mathews
9 Phil Mathews
Birth Date: 06/10/1985
Height: 6-5
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hillsborough, Calif.
High School: Junipero Serra
Position: Outside Hitter
Career Highs
Kills: 1, multiple times
Service Aces: 3 vs. USC, 4/5/06
Digs: 1, multiple times
Points: 3.0 vs. USC, 4/5/06

Saw action in just two matches and two total games...Had one kill vs. Cal State Northridge during the Elephant Bar tourney (1/6).

Played in 10 matches and 30 games...totaled two kills and two errors in nine attack attempts (.000)...Dropped in a career best three service aces vs. USC (4/5).

Did not appear in any games as a freshman.


High School
A 2003 graduate of Junipero Serra High School in San Mateo, Calif....A four-year player at outside hitter for coach Brian Belding...A two-time WCAL and team MVP...Named the CCS MVP as a senior...Padres won the 2002 WCAL championship...Established a career record with 51 kills in a single match...Played football from 1999-2001...A member of the honor roll in each of his semesters at JSHS.

Played six years at outside hitter for Bay to Bay...Coached by Mike Ruben.

Phillip Mathews was born June 10, 1985 in Poway, Calif....Prefers to go by Phil...Parents are Richard and Diane Mathews...Has three older sisters, Audrey, Lauren, and Leah...Majoring in mechanical engineering...Roots for the San Diego Chargers and running back LaDainian Tomlinson...Watches "The Office" on television...Favorite food is steak...Enjoys visiting Hawai'i...Top video game is "Mario Kart"...Admires Karch Kiraly...Hobbies include beach volleyball, snowboarding, and wakeboarding.