Print  
#15 Mathew Schnitzer
Position: Middle Blocker
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 196
Year: Junior
City/State: Los Alamitos, CA
High School: Los Alamitos HS
College: Muir
Major: Cognitive Science
Experience: 1 Letter
javascript: goPtp('OQ/OQMUGSEZFJXTCOF.20150331193055.jpg','Mathew Schnitzer','Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Publications','/pics33/200/OQ/OQMUGSEZFJXTCOF.20150331193055.jpg','/pics33/0/OQ/OQMUGSEZFJXTCOF.20150331193055.jpg','')
0
javascript: goPtp('PM/PMWREWMSBALNYQU.20150305044917.jpg','Mathew Schnitzer','Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Publications','/pics33/200/PM/PMWREWMSBALNYQU.20150305044917.jpg','/pics33/0/PM/PMWREWMSBALNYQU.20150305044917.jpg','')
0
javascript: goPtp('HL/HLCDICMSFNZRYKG.20150210201813.jpg','MVB Group','Andy Wilhelm','/pics33/200/HL/HLCDICMSFNZRYKG.20150210201813.jpg','/pics33/0/HL/HLCDICMSFNZRYKG.20150210201813.jpg','')
0
javascript: goPtp('VL/VLQBORJPLLLKAAW.20150201045933.jpg','Mathew Schnitzer','Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Publications','/pics33/200/VL/VLQBORJPLLLKAAW.20150201045933.jpg','/pics33/0/VL/VLQBORJPLLLKAAW.20150201045933.jpg','')
0
javascript: goPtp('MM/MMCEAHJXEPVXWAZ.20150123070742.jpg','Milosh Stojcic','Andy Wilhelm','/pics33/200/MM/MMCEAHJXEPVXWAZ.20150123070742.jpg','/pics33/0/MM/MMCEAHJXEPVXWAZ.20150123070742.jpg','')
0
javascript: goPtp('UQ/UQRYAPYCYKFKETY.20150123204622.jpg','Mathew Schnitzer','UCSD','/pics33/200/UQ/UQRYAPYCYKFKETY.20150123204622.jpg','/pics33/0/UQ/UQRYAPYCYKFKETY.20150123204622.jpg','')
0
javascript: goPtp('BM/BMYMZZUXXRJOGDY.20141220013754.jpg','Mathew Schnitzer','Mark Cooley/Sideline Studios','/pics33/200/BM/BMYMZZUXXRJOGDY.20141220013754.jpg','/pics33/0/BM/BMYMZZUXXRJOGDY.20141220013754.jpg','')
0
javascript: goPtp('CB/CBQLPDYQXWZPNBA.20140325230603.jpg','Mathew Schnitzer','Mark Cooley/Sideline Studios','/pics33/200/CB/CBQLPDYQXWZPNBA.20140325230603.jpg','/pics33/0/CB/CBQLPDYQXWZPNBA.20140325230603.jpg','')
0
javascript: goPtp('VB/VBENMSQXXMJQBZP.20131218014136.jpg','Mathew Schnitzer','UCSD','/pics33/200/VB/VBENMSQXXMJQBZP.20131218014136.jpg','/pics33/0/VB/VBENMSQXXMJQBZP.20131218014136.jpg','')
0
javascript: goPtp('QM/QMPFXKGKAOFFEZF.20121204021401.jpg','Mathew Schnitzer','UCSD','/pics32/200/QM/QMPFXKGKAOFFEZF.20121204021401.jpg','/pics32/0/QM/QMPFXKGKAOFFEZF.20121204021401.jpg','')
0
Schnitzer Photos
3373168
3708483
Schnitzer Videos

AS A JUNIOR IN 2015
Team tri-captain ... MPSF All-Academic ... Appeared in 27 matches and 77 sets, with 25 starts in the middle ... Fourth on the team with 102 kills, second in block assists (49) and third in total blocks (50) ... Led UCSD in hitting percentage (.235) for second straight year ... Team- and career-high six total blocks vs. Stanford (2/14) ... Hit career-best .500 (7-1-12) vs. Pepperdine (2/13) ... Season highs of nine kills and 11.5 points, with five block assists, in five-set triumph at Grand Canyon (1/10) ... Triton Athletes' Council (TAC) team representative.

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN IN 2014
MPSF All-Academic ... Team's Most Improved ... Appeared in 26 of 27 matches and 77 sets ... Started 25 times at a middle blocker position ... Led team with a .312 (104-34-224) attack percentage and seven solo blocks ... Second in matches played, matches started, sets played and total blocks (33) ... Collegiate debut came in a starting role in opener at UC Santa Barbara (1/4) ... Contributed first career kills, six in all on .556 hitting (6-1-9), alongside season-best five total blocks at USC (1/10) ... Season-high 13 kills came at California Baptist (1/16) ... Added nine kills in home meeting with CBU (3/13) ... Put down seven kills without an error on nine swings for a season-best attack rate of .778 vs. UCSB (3/1) ... Hit .556 (6-1-9) at Long Beach State (2/21) ... Two stuff blocks to lead all players came in season finale vs. Stanford (4/12).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2013
Team's Rookie of the Year for performance in practice ... Redshirted the season.

CLUB
Played for High Line Volleyball Club (2008-12), based in Long Beach ... Won a bronze medal at Junior Nationals at the 17s level ... Junior Nationals All-Tournament Team (2011-12).

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2012 graduate of Los Alamitos High School ... Two-time All-Sunset League First Team selection and two-time Team MVP ... Also earned Coach's Award (2010) and Athletic Scholar Award (2009-12) honors ... Helped the Griffins to a third-place league finish.

PERSONAL
Born March 23, 1994 in Long Beach ... Parents are Alan and Cheryl Schnitzer ... Father attended UCLA ... Has three older siblings, named Jason, Rachael and Joshua ... Cognitive science with specialization in neuroscience major at Muir College ... Counts winning the bronze medal at the 2011 Junior Nationals as his most memorable moment in volleyball ... Enjoys reading ... Roots for the Los Angeles Dodgers ... Listens to country music ... Loves guacamole.

MATCH-BY-MATCH STATISTICS
2014
2015

MATCH HIGHS
Kills 13 at California Baptist 1/16/14
Assists 2 4 times 1/14/15
Aces 1 10 times 4/11/15
Digs 3 3 times 2/14/15
Blocks 6 vs. Stanford 2/14/15
Points 16.0 at California Baptist 1/16/14
Hitting % (min. 10 TA) .500 vs. Pepperdine 2/13/15
   
CAREER STATISTICS
Season SP MP MS K E TA Pct. Ast. SA Digs BS BA TB Points
2014 77 26 25 104 34 224 .312 10 5 16 7 26 33 129.0
2015 77  27 25 102  42  255  .235  6 5 21 1 49 50 132.5
Totals 154 53 50 206 76 479 .271 16 10 37 8 75 83 261.5
Jr Triton Club
Diversity and Inclusion