Matt Couture is the sports editor of The Berkeley Beacon. Couture is a junior journalism major.
Couture was born in Boston in a hospital room with a view of the Citgo sign outside of Fenway Park. Couture has worked as a sports writer for the Beacon since joining in Sept. 2015. Previously, Couture was the head editor at his high school newspaper, The D-R Falcon Flyer.
Couture is in his eighth year as youth baseball umpire during the spring and summer.