|Hometown:||Manhattan Beach, CA|
|High School:||Chadwick School|
2012: Scored 16 goals and dished out 18 assists during his first season with the Bears….Also added 29 steals, five drawn exclusions and five blocks.
Before Brown: Played four years of varsity water polo at Chadwick School and is on the school's all-time top ten lists for both single-season and career in goals, steals, and assists...A two-time first-team Daily Breeze All-Area pick, a three-time All-CIF selection and a four-time All-Prep League honoree...Captained the team in his junior and senior years...Competed as a member of the Los Angeles Water Polo Club for two years...Helped his team win a silver medal finish in the 16U division at the 2011 National Junior Olympics...Also competed on the varsity swim team for four years, captaining the team for his last three...Won seven Prep League individual championships and was Prep League Swimming MVP in both his junior and senior seasons...Was a finalist at the CIF Division 2 Championships in 2011 and 2012...A first team Daily Breeze All-Area pick for swimming in 2012.
Personal: Matty Gallas is the son of Diane and William Gallas of Manhattan Beach, California...Has an older sister, Paige, and an older brother, Shane...Paige attended Princeton and Shane went to UC Santa Cruz...Enjoys surfing, traveling, meeting new people and enjoying free time...Concentration is undeclared.