2008-09: Member of thrid place distance medley relay and 4x800 relay at the Indoor Patriot League Championships... Patriot League scorer Outdoors in the 4x800m relay... had person best in the 1000m indoors to qualify for the IC4A Championships... scored in the mike (indoors) and 1500m (outdoors) against Lehigh.
2007-08: IC4A (Eastern) Championship indoor qualifier in the 1,000m run...One of the most improved runners on the team...Scored in team wins against Lehigh both indoors and outdoors...Top 7 runner on the Cross Country team. 2006-2007: Scored in team win against Lehigh indoors.
Coach Piazza on DeBlander: "Matt is an outstanding individual and a great role model for everyone on the team. He is both a great student and a hard working athlete"