13 - Matthew Fahey
Matthew Fahey
Birth Date: 04/28/1985
Height: 5-11
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
Hometown: Oakland, Calif.
High School: Head-Royce HS
Position: OF
B/T: L/R
Experience: 3V

TITANS `08: Had 17 official at bats over 20 games in 2008, and was used primarily as a pinch-hitter • Drove in runs in three consecutive plate appearances from Mar. 8 to Mar. 14 with the last being an RBI-single against Arizona • Tied his career-high with a 2-hit effort on May 10 vs. Cal Poly which included his first-career double.

TITANS `07: Tallied 15 at bats in 18 games for the Titans in 2007 • Made one start as the designated hitter on May 2 picking up a season-high four at bats • Picked up his only hit of the season on Mar. 25 at Long Beach State, a pinch-hit, two-run single in the Titans' 7-5 win.

TITANS `06: Played in 21 games in 2006 for the Titans with his only career start coming on Mar. 21 vs. Pepperdine • Made nine appearances defensively in the outfield and led the team in pinch hitting appearances with 17 (3-for-14) • Had a career-high two hits on May 28 in the second game of a double header at Long Beach State • Drove in a pair of runs on two occasions, one on Apr. 14, with his first career home run, the other vs. Long Beach on May 28 • Was perfect defensively in the outfield, with no errors in nine chances.

TITANS `05: Was granted a redshirt season.

HEAD-ROYCE HS: Was named team MVP all four seasons • Was a four-time first-team All-Bay County League honoree • Was a first-team Ang Newspaper all-league catcher his junior and senior seasons • Also lettered four years on the basketball court and three years on the soccer field • Was the winner of the Head-Royce Alumni Association Leadership Award for outstanding leadership qualities in and out of the classroom • Was also chosen to be the President of the Head-Royce Athletic Association.

PERSONAL: Born on April 28, 1985, in Hayward, Calif. • Parents are Walter and Mary Fahey • Full name is Matthew John Joseph Fahey • Has two older sisters (Sarah & Jacqueline) and a younger brother (Bobby) • Majoring in kinesiology • Models his game after Nick Swisher of the New York Yankees • Favorites include: Oakland Athletics and San Francisco Giants (teams), Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and Bull Durham (movies), Vince Vaughn (actor), Zioni and Outcast (musical artists), A River Runs Through It (book) and espn.com (web site).

FAHEY'S CAREER HIGHS

At Bats - 4, May 2, 2007 at Pepperdine

Runs - 1 (5 times), Last on Apr. 18, 2008 at Pacific

Hits - 2 (2 times), Last on May 10, 2008 vs. Cal Poly

RBI - 2 (3 times), Last on Mar. 25, 2007 at Long Beach State

Home Runs - 1, April 14, 2006 vs. UC Davis

Doubles - 1, May 10, 2008 vs. Cal Poly