Humboldt Lacrosse Player Spotlight: Jack Mattson

Some teammates are fun. Others are serious. Jack Mattson seems like serious fun.

Part of the incoming freshman of Fall 2023, Jack brings a wealth of lacrosse experience with him. But despite being a seriously good lacrosse player, Jack’s main motivation for playing this season is to “have fun.” Which sounds good to us…

Name: Jack Mattson
Year: Incoming Freshman
Position: Attack
Major: Marine Biology
Hometown: Santa Rosa
High School: Montgomery

Did you play in high school? All four years

Personality Profile

Why did you choose Humboldt?
I like the campus

What is your main motivation for playing lacrosse?
Have fun

What would a successful season of lacrosse be for you?
Going undefeated

What do you like to do in your free time?
Sleep and going to the ocean

If you could have lunch with any person, who would it be and why?
Charles Darwin, I would ask him to name something after me.

What do you enjoy most about lacrosse?
Running and whacking people

Rapid Fire Quiz

What are you listening to? 🎶
Hotel Room by V!NCE

My favorite show is… 📺
Party Down

My favorite ice cream is… 🍦

Pizza toppings ranked (top 3) 🍕
Pepperoni, sausage, & shrooms

What era would you time travel to? ⏳
Mesozoic Era

What makes you happiest? 😋

If you were an app you’d be… 📲

What would you name a pet turtle? 🐢
Jack McCarthy-Smith

If you were a celebrity, you’d be… 😎
Christian Bale

If you were an animal, you’d be… 🐾
Leopard Ctenopoma