8 Matt Tilburg
8 Matt Tilburg
Height: 6-2
Year: Senior
Hometown: Poway, Calif.
High School: Poway HS
Position: DR
Played in 21 games during his junior campaign...Tallied four goals and 16 assists...Also collected 10 steals on the year...Three of his four goals came during the Inland Empire Tournament including a two-goal showing against Pomona Pitzer (Sept. 10). 2005
Tied second on team for goals scored with 23 total in his sophomore campaign...Had a hat trick versus UC Santa Cruz (10/16) at the Northern California Tournament...Had a streak of four consecutive games with multiple goals late in the season (10/28-11/5)...Was the only Gaucho to score against UCLA (10/22), tallying two points against the Bruins in an 8-2 loss. 2004
Did not play. 2003
Recorded 20 goals as a freshman...Scored three goals each against Whittier (9/6) and Loyola Marymount (9/6)...Scored a goal against Stanford (9/20) and USC (11/9). High School
Played for Dan Crane at Poway High School in the Palomar League...Palomar League and CIF MVP following his senior season...Third Team All-American...Helped Poway to the CIF Championship. Club
Played for the San Diego Shores Club Team...Helped Shores to three National Championships...A two-time All-American at the club level. Personal
Born August 31, 1985 in Poway, Calif....Son of Bob and Debbie Tilburg...Majoring in political science at UCSB...Wants to enter the legal field after graduating.