2005: Inserted into the role of starting goalkeeper in mid-October due to Sandbo's ankle injury...made the most of his opportunity with several outstanding performances...played over 1,000 minutes this season...allowed 15 goals and made 41 saves...finished the season with a 1.34 GAA, a record of 7-2-1 and tallied three shutouts...Conference USA Academic medalist.
2004: Record 15 minutes of action against Yale, allowing one goal.
2003: Did not see any playing time.
High School: Four-year letterwinner and served as team captain...two-time All-District 9-5A first team member...named team Defensive MVP in 2001 and the District's Newcomer of the Year in 1999...recipient of the 2002 state cup "Fair Play" award...member of the Dallas Texans Red 85 club team where he led the team to five grand championships, three state championships, three regional titles, and two final four national championship appearances...posted a 15-0-0 record with 12 shutouts in the state cup...2002 AP scholar.
Personal: Majoring in finance...full name is Matthew Carter Wideman...enjoys fishing...favorite movie is "Braveheart"...most prized possession is his Bible...has one younger sister...parents are David and Susan Wideman.