Scituate's King commits to Mass. Maritime

Scituate High two-sport star Matt King has committed to Massachusetts Maritime Academy for both football and baseball, for the 2012-13 season.

King was a captain this past fall for the Sailors, and was a force at both linebacker and fullback. In the past two seasons, he ran for 1,053 yards and 15 touchdowns, while also compiling a school all-time record 287 tackles.

On the diamond, King is a three-year starter at catcher for Scituate. Over the past two seasons, he has appeared in 46 games, hitting .398/.497/.695 totals, with an OPS of 1.192. He also hit 44 RBI and scored 43 runs in his career.