|Hometown:||Basking Ridge, NJ|
Bulldog Best: 1-1-2 at Sacred Heart.
2014-15: Played in 32 of 33 games, mostly at forward… Hit net four times including goal against Harvard at Madison Square Garden… Scored in consecutive games against Brown and St. Lawrence.
2013-14: Goals against Harvard and St. Lawrence... Had five points in 28 games... ECAC Hockey All-Academic Team.
2012-13 (National Championship Season): Assisted on Antoine Laganiere's goal against UMass Lowell in the Frozen Four Semifinal on April 11... Played forward for all the NCAA Tournament games, the only times he has not played on the blueline over his first two years... Had six assists in 22 games, and 18 were at defense.
2011-12: Played in 31 of 35 games... One goal and six points... Two points at Sacred Heart.
Off the Ice:
- Summer intern in wealth management for The Andriole Group
- Intern in commercial real estate for CBRE
- Summer study abroad at the London School of Economics
Before Yale: One of two players in New Jersey history to be part of four straight state championships at Delbarton School… Defenseman with 30 goals, 72 assists, plus-207 for his high school career… 2011 HNIB Public/Catholic Defensive Player of the Year… 2011 Morris County Player of the Year… 2010 & 2011 first-team all-state… 2010 and 2011 First-Team All-Gordon Conference… 2011 Delbarton captain and MVP… Played with Yale teammate Kenny Agostino ’14… Three-time Gordon Cup Champions… Four-time conference champions… No. 2 nationally ranked high school team in 2009-10… Played six weeks with U.S. National Team Development Program… Graduated with highest honors… Morris County Scholar-Athlete… 2010 baseball all-area pick as pitcher/third baseman.
Personal: Matthew Killian (pronounced kill-EE-un) is the son of Joseph and Mary Killian…Worked as camp counselor at Delbarton hockey and baseball camps…Economics major.