Matt Westmoreland
Matt Westmoreland
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Oahu, Hawaii
High School: Island Pacific Academy

2011 (Freshman): The primary player at the No. 5 position all year for the Islanders, Westmoreland earned Southland Conference Freshman of the Year honor after going 15-8, the second-best record on the team … won his first three collegiate matches, including a win against the No. 6 player from No. 67 New Mexico State … clinched the Islanders fourth-straight Southland Conference Regular Season Championship with his win at No. 5 singles against UTSA (4/7) in San Antonio after rallying from down a set to win in three … had a season-high five match winning streak.

High School: Played at Island Pacific Academy in Kapolei, Hawaii, for coach Ty Aki … led his team to a 23-2 mark during his senior season … was named the Conference Player of the Year and to the all-conference first team as a sophomore, junior and senior … state finalist as an individual in his freshman and senior seasons while finishing in third place as a junior … won his conference championship in each of his final three seasons … also lettered in basketball two years.

Personal: Born Matthew Shuichi Westmoreland on Feb. 5, 1992, in Honolulu, Hawaii … parents are Homer and Helen Westmoreland ... majoring in kinesiology.