8 Matt Ittner
|High School:||Frank W. Cox|
|Major:||Comprehensive Liberal Studies, Curricular Emphasis|
- "I made VWC my top choice because of the coaching staff, the location, and the education."
- Selected Virginia Wesleyan over Norfolk State University and Old Dominion University
VWC Career Statistics
|*Played at The College of Albemarle|
- VWC Dean's List honoree Fall 2011
- Transfer student from The College of Albemarle
- .320 batting average as a senior
- Team MVP as a senior
- Honorable mention All-Beach utility
- Son of Donna and Bill Ittner; mother attended Virginia Commonwealth University and father attended the United States Naval Academy
- Has one sister, Lana, who attends Virginia Commonwealth University
- A fan of the New York Yankees baseball team and baseball player Derek Jeter
- Enjoys all kinds of music and vacations to Costa Rica
- Favorites include the book "38 year old rookies," the movie "The Fighter," and the TV show "Baseball Tonight"
- Self-description in 10 words or less: "hardworking individual that strives for perfection."
- My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "being able to compete, win, and get better."
- The part of my game I've improved the most is: "hitting"
- My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "win an ODAC Championship and be an All-Conference honoree."
- If I could spend one day with a famous person from any time period it would be: "Derek Jeter because he has always been my idol on and off the field."
- If I could participate in a reality show it would be: "The Amazing Race because I would be able to travel the world."
- It's the year 2025 and: "I am coaching baseball."
- If I could possess one superpower it would be: "to fly so that I could get places faster."
- People might be surprised to know: "I originally wanted to be a fighter pilot in the Navy."
- The most important advice I've received is: "sweat and hardwork do not guarantee success but without it you have no shot."