08/30/2020 - Official College Recruiting Membership - Bradenton (Tampa), FL Matthew is an athletic/projectable (6'0"/160) SS who showed well on the diamond. At SS, he has active prep and works lightly on the balls of his feet. He works fluidly right to left, funnels smoothly and has a quick/clean transfer to throw. He has the ability to throw from multiple arm slots with accuracy (83 mph). As a hitter, this righty shows an open stance with simple/quiet actions tracking pitches into the zone. Hands are quick generating + bat speed as he connects and hits line-drives to all parts of the field. Perez has a solid skill-set with upside and should make an impact in this only his sophomore year.