Matt McCann begins his second season as Assistant Director of Media Relations for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Athletics Department. Matt will serve as the primary contact for cross country, indoor and outdoor track and baseball, while assisting in other areas of the department, which includes serving as the department's historian.
McCann joins UMES after three seasons working in minor league baseball. He most recently worked for the Bowie Baysox (Eastern League) as a Group Events Manager in 2013, his second tour of duty with the club after working as a Marketing Intern for 2011. McCann also served as promotions assistant for the Frederick Keys (Carolina League) in 2012, assisting in the marketing department.
Matt earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Sports Management from Mount St. Mary's University in May 2012. Aside from earning his degree, Matt played outfield on the club baseball team and worked on-air as a DJ for the college radio station, WMTB.
In addition to his service with UMES, he works with the Delmarva Shorebirds on game nights and officiates high school volleyball matches.
A native of Newark, Delaware; McCann currently resides in Salisbury.