Mark Matthews

Attack / Saskatchewan Rush, Atlanta Blaze

Bio

Bio

Mark Mathews is a professional lacrosse player from Ontario, Canada. Before turning pro in 2013, Mathews played four years of Division 1 lacrosse with the University of Denver Pioneers. During his senior year, Mark led the Pioneers to the semi-finals of the 2011 college lacrosse playoffs. He was drafted to the Edmonton Rush in 2013, where he was named the NLL Rookie of the Year. He currently plays for the Saskatchewan Rush in the NLL and the Rochester Rattlers in the MLL.

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born

Born

January 27, 1990 (age 27)
height

Height

6 ft 5 in (196 cm)
weight

Weight

230 lb (104 kg; 16 stone 6 lb)
teams

Teams

Saskatchewan Rush, Atlanta Blaze
position

Position

Attack
misc

NLL Draft

1st Overall, 2012

Rapid Fire Questions with Mark Matthews and His Rush Teammates

Mark Matthews, Ben McIntosh, Robert Church and Marty Dinsdale answer a series of funny questions.

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Mark Matthews Plays Minute to Win It Games With His Teammates

Jeremy Thompson, Mark Matthews, Ben McIntosh, Robert Church and Marty Dinsdale go head-to-head in some hilarious competitions.

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Mark Matthews' Scores a Beauty Against Team USA

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How Does Mark Matthews Train Like A Pro?

Mark Matthews, professional lacrosse player, has to work out almost everyday to keep in shape for his lacrosse career. Matthews talked with Like A Pro about where and how he trains.

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Mark Matthews Nominated for the NLL MVP Award

This year pro lax player Mark Matthews has been nominated as a finalist for the NLL MVP award. Matthews talks about how he is honored to have just been considered.

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What is it like living with Jeremy Thompson?

Mark Matthews of the Saskatchewan Rush is the roommate of another Like A Pro athlete and teammate, Jeremy Thompson. Mark talked about the time he’s spent with Jeremy and his family.

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Mark Matthews 2012 MLL Highlights

Matthews had a spectacular rookie season after being drafted #4 Overall by the Denver Outlaws during the 2012 MLL Collegiate Draft. Matthews tallied 19 Goals and 9 Assists in just 9 games played in

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Offense vs. Defense: The Saskatchewan Rush Prank War

The Saskatchewan Rush have had massive success, but also made memories off the field. Mark Matthews tells Like A Pro about the prank war between the offense and the defense that has everyone on the

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What Does Mark Matthews Eat to Stay in Shape?

Saskatchewan Rush player Mark Matthews has to maintain a healthy lifestyle in order to perform his best on the field. He told Like A Pro that he isn't as strict as he should be on his nutrition pla

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Lacrosse Skool “The Art of Deception” with Mark Matthews

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How Did Mark Matthews Start His Lacrosse Career?

At the age of three, Mark Matthews first picked up a lacrosse stick for the first time. Once he started playing lacrosse, he never stopped. And now, 24 years later, he has turned his passion into a

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Mark Matthews at The University of Denver

NLL player Mark Matthews attended and played for the University of Denver before beginning his professional lacrosse career. Matthews talked about some of his favorite memories as a DU Pioneer.

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2016 NLL Most Valuable Player Award Finalists

The National Lacrosse League has announced three finalists for the 2016 NLL Most Valuable Player Award. The New England Black Wolves' Shawn Evans, Saskatchewan Rush's Mark Matthews and Buffalo Band

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Mark Mathews Will Send You A Custom Tweet!

For a limited time, Mark Mathews is offering to do a custom Birthday/Congrats/etc tweet to the Twitter handle of your choice. Surprise your spouse or kids on their birthday, or congratulate them on

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