Matt Madrid – Cardinal Mooney High School (OH)
Favorite Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Favorite Player: Manny Ramirez
Best Advice: "Baseball is like church. Many go, few understand."
Ohio Dominican University (2009-2012)
IMG Academy Summer Wood Bat League (2012-2013)
Astro Falcons (2008-2011)
Cleveland State University (4 years)
Matt Madrid is now entering his 2nd summer with the IMG Academy staff. Currently, Matt is the infield and hitting coach for Cardinal Mooney High School (OH). They finished the year as Regional runner-up in Division 2. Matt played collegiately for 4 years at Cleveland State University and has led the Youngstown “B” League’s Astro Falcon Squad for the last 5 years. Matt will work with outfielders this summer.
Best moment as a player/coach/fan:
"Hitting a walk-off against Kent State University on opening night my junior year."