14 Matthew Rothbart
14 Matthew Rothbart
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cheshire, CT
High School: Cheshire
Position: DEFENDER

As a Junior in 2010: Saw action in all 17 games, making 14 starts…Recorded three goals and one assist on the year…Ranked tied for fourth on the team with seven overall points…Scored a career-high two goals on 9/26 in a 3-2 loss to Stony Brook…Netted the game-winning goal in the 87th minute of play in a 2-1 victory over Mount St. Mary’s…Picked up an assist in a 4-3 win over Central Connecticut on 11/5.

As a Sophomore in 2009:
Played in 14 games, making 11 starts…Had an assist on the winning goal against Bryant on 10/9…Registered 975 minutes of play.


As A Freshman in 2008:

Saw action in 10 games, making seven starts...Did not register a point...Saw 670 minutes of action.

Before Quinnipiac:

Played soccer all four years at Cheshire High School...Two-time member of the All-Housatonic Team...Named to the 2007 All-New Haven Area Team...Played in the 2007 Soccer Senior Bowl...Played rugby his senior season and was the 2007 Impact Player of the Year...Served as captain during his senior season... Won the Coach’s Award in 2005, 2006 and 2007...Member of Cheshire High teams that won the 2006 and 2007 Housatonic Division...Part of the team that won a Southern Connecticut Conference Championship.



A native of Cheshire, Connecticut...Son of Diane and Paul Rothbart...Has a younger brother, Eric...Cousin Danielle Soucier played soccer at Fairfield University...Is an accounting major.