Matt Rowley

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National Director, 3d Lacrosse

Matt started his career with 3d Lacrosse in the late spring of 2011, working in the camps department as the Eastern Regional Manager for 3d Blue Chip before taking over as Director of 3d New England. In January 2019, Matt was promoted to EVP of Business Development.

Matt is a National Evaluator for the STX Rising Showcase Series and a 3d National Master Coach. 

Matt has long been involved with New England lacrosse dating back to 1991 when he was a member of the undefeated, ISL champion St. Mark’s squad. Matt spent most of the 1990s after high school away from lacrosse but returned to the field in 2000 as member of the UMass-Boston Men’s lacrosse team. Matt captained the team for two years, leading them to the prestigious ECAC tournament.

After graduation, Matt began coaching, first at Milton High School and then at Brewster Academy in Wolfeboro, NH. After leaving Brewster in 2006, Matt began coaching at the Nobles and Greenough school and in 2018, Matt led Nobles to an ISL co-title - the program's first title in 12 years.

National Director, 3d Lacrosse
Words of Wisdom 
Coyote is always out there waiting, and coyote is always hungry. ~ Native American Proverb, Navajo
Best Advice You Ever Received 
Keep pushing, move the needle.
Worst Advice You Ever Received 
I’m sure you can swim from here.
Personality in one hashtag 
Professional Passion 
Coaching kids and creating opportunities for them, through lacrosse, that they otherwise wouldn’t have.
Farthest Traveled from U.S. 
What do you do away from work 
Cook and mountain bike
What's on the playlist 
WU-Tang, Neil Young, Bad Brains, The Clash, Sonny Rollins
Favorite Movie Line 
"Do. Or do not. There is no try.” Yoda, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
Favorite All-time Matchup 
Bird vs. Magic