|Hometown||Colorado Springs, Colo.|
|Prev. School||Colorado Springs Christian School|
Pre UCCS Notes:
Before UCCS: Named first-team Class 3A Tri-Peaks West all-League ... named second-team all-Area Gazette small schools ... all-State team selection his junior and senior year at Colorado Springs Christian School ... first-team all-State selection his junior year ... state tournament all-tourney team selection his senior year ... three year starter and team captain ... finished as the CSCS's all-time leading scorer ... averaged 13.9 points, 7.3 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 1.7 blocks, and 1.5 steals per game and shot 55.9 percent from the field his senior year ... finished fifth in scoring, third in rebounding, and second in blocks in the Tri-Peaks West Conference his senior year ... posted a double-double seven times his senior year ... averaged 14.7 points, 6.2 rebounds, 2.9 assists, 1.3 blocks, and 1.2 steals per game in his junior year, he also shot 57.0 percent from the field and 43.6 percent from behind the arc ... had a career high 29 points along with nine rebounds and four blocked shots against Salida Jan. 17, 2008 ... had 20 points and tied his career high 13 rebounds and five blocked shots against Gunnison Mar. 8, 2008.
Stories featuring Matt Baarts
|October 28, 2008||Season preview: Reinvented Mountain Lions looking to run||According to Plato, necessity is the mother of invention. University of Colorado at Colorado Springs menâ€™s basketball coach Russ Caton couldnâ€™t agree more.|
|May 13, 2008||Baarts, Harris to join UCCS for the 2008-09 basketball season||University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's basketball coach Russ Caton announced Tuesday the signing two Colorado Springs-area freshmen.|