Matt Kaplon, a senior catcher from Palisades Park, said he did not want to enter his final year of college without sharing his personal truth with his teammates.
Gay Baseball Star At Drew University Comes Out Publicly
February 25, 2014

Via NJ.com:



The Drew University baseball team's captain was the latest athlete to come out as gay to his teammates Sunday, according to the website Outsports.com.

Matt Kaplon, a senior catcher and dean's list student from Palisades Park, said he revealed his sexual orientation to his family two months ago, but did not want to enter his final year of college without sharing his personal truth with his teammates.

"Everyone tells me that college is supposed to be the best four years of my life," Kaplon told Outsports. "I've had a great time, but for three and a half of them, I've been hiding things and n...

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