Matt Karin enters his second season as the LSU Softball video coordinator. Karin works directly with the LSU coaching staff to prepare video of practice and games for scouting and game preparation. He also conceptualizes and creates motivational videos and social media content. Under Karin’s direction, the LSU Softball Instagram account has grown into the fifth-most followed account in the nation with four videos surpassing 100,000 views and one with more than 1,000,000 views.
Prior to joining the staff in Baton Rouge, Karin worked as a video intern for the Atlanta Falcons and a Still Photo Technician for the NFL during the 2016 season. The Byfield, Massachusetts, native earned his bachelor of arts degree in telecommunications and film from the University of Alabama in May 2016. During his time in Tuscaloosa, Karin worked as a student assistant for the Alabama football team and served as an intern for the Olympic Sports Video Services department from 2013-16.
The Karin File
Appointed at LSU: January 2017
Birthdate: August 8, 1993
Hometown: Byfield, Massachusetts
High School: Governor’s Academy
College: Alabama (2016)