Matthew Baldwin


Player profile

  • Height 6-3
  • Weight 215
  • Hometown Austin, Texas
  • Last School Lake Travis
  • Year Rs.-Freshman

Ohio State Overview: Matthew Baldwin was one of 10 from the 2018 recruiting class to enroll in classes at Ohio State in January 2018 … his first spring with the program included his continued rehabilitation on a knee he injured in the 2017 Texas state playoffs and that required surgery.

More on Matthew: A talented four-star prospect who was in his first year starting for Lake Travis High School in 2017 … Lake Travis, under head coach Hank Carter, has sent six quarterbacks to Power 5 schools over the past 12 years, including Todd Reesing (Kansas), Michael Brewer (Texas Tech/Virginia Tech), Charlie Brewer (Baylor) and 2017 Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield (Oklahoma) … Baldwin was the 12th-ranked pro style quarterback in this year’s class according to 247Sports … threw for over 4,000 yards and 44 touchdowns and completed 70 percent of his passes in leading Lake Travis to the Texas 6A Division I state finals … completed 22 of 30 passes for 225 yards in a semifinal upset of sixth-seeded Katy, but injured his knee in that game … Lake Travis finished 13-3 on the season … parents are Mindy and Michael Baldwin.