|Hometown:||Manhattan Beach, Calif.|
|High School:||Chadwick School|
2014: Earned CWPA Northern Division Player of the Week (Dec. 3) … Finished fourth on the Bears with 43 goals and dished out 25 assists … Recorded 30 steals, 23 ejections drawn, and 11 field blocks … Tallied a season-high five goals in a win over Cal Baptist (Oct. 24) … Made four steals in each of two contests … Helped Brown win its first CWPA title since 1985 and advance to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1990.
2013: Led team with 55 assists ... Ranked second in blocks (11), fourth in steals (44), fifth in goals (36) and sixth in draw ejections (23) ... Recorded eight goals and 10 assists over three games in Bruno Fall Invitational (Sept. 13-15), including season-high five assists in 12-10 win over No. 17 Navy (Sept. 14) ... Tallied three goals and four steals against Connecticut College (Sept. 6) ... Handed out four assists against MIT (Oct. 4).
2012: Scored 16 goals and dished out 18 assists on the season ... Added 29 steals, five drawn exclusions and five blocks on the year.
Before Brown: Played four years of varsity water polo at Chadwick School and is on the school's all-time top ten lists for both single-season and career in goals, steals, and assists ... A two-time first-team Daily Breeze All-Area pick, a three-time All-CIF selection and a four-time All-Prep League honoree ... Captained the team in his junior and senior years ... Competed as a member of the Los Angeles Water Polo Club for two years ... Helped his team win a silver medal finish in the 16U division at the 2011 National Junior Olympics ... Also competed on the varsity swim team for four years, captaining the team for his last three ... Won seven Prep League individual championships and was Prep League Swimming MVP in both his junior and senior seasons ... Was a finalist at the CIF Division 2 Championships in 2011 and 2012 ... A first team Daily Breeze All-Area pick for swimming in 2012.
Personal: Matty Gallas is the son of Diane and William Gallas of Manhattan Beach, California ... Has an older sister, Paige, and an older brother, Shane ... Paige attended Princeton and Shane went to UC Santa Cruz ... Enjoys surfing, traveling, meeting new people and enjoying free time ... Concentration is undeclared.