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Matt Colonnese
Matt  Colonnese


Marietta, Ga.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 155



Seitz Wins in Singles But Wildcats Season Ends With 4-1 Loss to No. 7 Seed DePaul

Villanova is eliminated from BIG EAST Championship in first consolation match


Wildcats Fall to No. 3 Seed USF, 4-0, at BIG EAST Championship

Villanova takes on No. 7 seed DePaul on Saturday afternoon


Levine Clinches Seventh Straight Win as Wildcats Edge Saint Joseph's, 4-3

Villanova wraps up regular season with 13-8 record


O'Brien and Peyton Each Win Twice as Wildcats Knock Off St. Francis (Pa.), 6-1

Villanova pushes record above .500 for first time this season


Streak Continues for Wildcats in 4-3 Win at Temple

Villanova tallies fourth straight victory, wins for sixth time in last seven road matches


Villanova vs. Monmouth

Villanova hosted Monmouth on Tuesday, April 2 at the West Campus Tennis Courts.

Career: Owns a career singles record of 33-51 (.393) and a doubles mark of 25-55 (.313) ... His 33 singles victories are third most among current members of the team ... He is 15-13 in tournament play and 18-38 in dual matches while playing everywhere but the No. 1 spot in the lineup ... Has five wins at No. 2 singles ... His record in doubles play includes an 9-16 mark in tournaments and a 16-39 dual matches record ... Nine of the 16 wins have came at No. 2 doubles and the other seven were at the third spot.

Spring 2014: Went 3-4 during dual action with all three wins coming at the No. 6 slot ... Finished with a 6-10 doubles record with five of those wins coming at the No. 3 flight.

Fall 2013: Amassed a 1-2 doubles mark and a 2-2 record in singles action during tournament play.

Spring 2013: Finished 2-2 in singles matches and went 6-8 in doubles play during the spring ... Was a perfect 2-0 at the No. 6 singles spot in dual matches ... Went 6-6 with Max Levine in doubles dual action at the No. 2 and 3 slots.

Fall 2012: Compiled a 4-4 record in singles matches and an 0-2 mark in doubles play during the fall season.

2011-12: Held down the No. 2 singles spot for the entire year in dual matches ... Owned an overall singles record of 11-18 for the season, including 5-16 in dual matches and 6-2 in tournaments ... Also went 7-16 in doubles play, with five of his wins (5-4 overall record) coming in tournaments ... Came in first place along with teammate Michael Rosengren at the Villanova Invitational ... Scored two doubles wins in dual matches, both at the No. 2 spot.

2010-11: Compiled a record of 11-20 in singles and 5-17 in doubles for the year ... In singles action went 8-15 in dual matches and 3-5 in tournaments ... Competed at every singles spot from third through sixth in the lineup ... His highest victory total was four wins at No. 5 singles ... Registered his first career singles win at the fifth spot in a 7-0 team win over St. Francis (Pa.) ... Won three consecutive matches from March 27 through April 1 against Hofstra, Quinnipiac and Monmouth ... Went 2-11 in dual matches and 3-6 in tournaments as a doubles player ... Picked up one win at both the No. 2 and No. 3 doubles spots in the lineup.

Marist High School: Earned four varsity letters while serving as a team captain ... Played No. 1 singles his senior season ... Named team MVP in 2010 ... Team was 2009 Georgia 4A state high school tennis champion ... 2009 state doubles champion ... Selected to the Atlanta Journal Constitution All-Northside Team ... Ranked tenth in Georgia by Tennis Recruiting ... Achieved Honor Roll status academically.

Personal: Born 5/20/92 in Dover, N.J... Youngest of four children of Mark and Karen Colonnese... Has three older siblings: Laurie (33), Melissa (28) and Michael (26)... Father, Mark, played football in college for Ithaca and was a wide receiver ... Enrolled in the Villanova School of Business and has yet to declare a major.


Career Record: 33-51 (.393)
Career in Tournaments: 15-13 (.536)
Career in Dual Matches: 18-38 (.321)
No. 2 Singles: 5-16 (.238)
No. 3 Singles: 1-0 (1.000)
No. 4 Singles: 0-8 (.000)
No. 5 Singles: 4-10 (.286)
No. 6 Singles: 8-4 (.667)


Career Record: 25-55 (.313)
Career in Tournaments: 9-16 (.360)
Career in Dual Matches: 16-39 (.291)
No. 1 Doubles: 0-1 (.000)
No. 2 Doubles: 9-29 (.237)
No. 3 Doubles: 7-9 (.438)