Athlete of the Week: Matt McQuaide

Cranberry High School Senior Matt McQuaide pictured with Coach Patrick Irwin (By Ava Fischer/Student contributor)

Student contributor

This week’s Cranberry High School Athlete of the Week is basketball player Matt McQuaide.

Matt is a senior at Cranberry and this is his fourth year participating on the basketball team.

He helped his team accomplish two recent victories against Union and Redbank, contributing 40 points and 17 rebounds in the game against Redbank alone.

According to Coach Patrick Irwin, Matt “has consistently set a positive example both on and off the court throughout the season.”

Along with basketball, Matt enjoys going on annual mission trips, most recently to Jamaica, and he enjoys watching sports and hanging out with his friends.