2021 PFN Player Profile: Matt Martin – Marian Catholic @MattMartin2023 @MarianColtsFB @CoachOG
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Billy Splain | July 21, 2021
Marian Catholic High School
Class of 2023
Jersey Number: 44
Height: 5-11 Weight: 208
40-Yard Dash: 4.8
Other Sports: Baseball
Starting Experience (Years): 1 – 2020
2020 Stats: 29 carries, 101 yards, 1 TD – 31 tackles, 4 TFL
2020 District Xl Champion North Schuylkill JR High Wrestling,
1st year Wrestling 2019/2020 212lb PIAA District XI and Area XIV Junior Wrestling Champion
Coaches comments: With his varsity experience last season, we are counting on Matt to be one of the leaders on our young team in the backfield and as one of our middle linebackers.
Why do you play football?
I love the sport, it strengthens your character, helps develop your team skills and could open door for your future
Who is your favorite sports star and why?
Tom Brady since he doesn’t let other people determine his accomplishments but still is a great team player.
What are your goals for this coming season?
For our team and I to be better than last year
What is your favorite Pro team, any sport?
What game, yours, college or pro, was your favorite game and why?
An Army Air Force game I was able to see in person a few years ago. Because I got to see what it is like playing at the next level for the first time.
What sports movie would you watch every day if you had to pick one and why?
Water boy since it makes you laugh and it has some truth in how people overcomes things to succeed.
If your mom and dad are screaming at you from the stands, what is it they usually yell?
They don’t yell
Who is your mentor, the person you want to be like?
Name a sport you’d love to play but can’t:
What is your most embarrassing sports moment?
Getting put into punt for the first time and it went behind me
When you aren’t playing, practicing or training for sports, what is your go to activity and why?
Gaming I find it relaxing and enjoyable
What is your favorite football memory to date?
During youth football the weather during a game was so bad it was nicknamed the “Mudbowl”
What is your favorite play to run?
All of them
What scares you the most?
Letting others down
Music of choice:
What was your favorite gift as a little boy? Why?
When my parents got me an Airforce football jersey and cake for my birthday
What restaurant is your go to when you need a big meal?
Miller’s ale house
Which one? Sheetz or Wawa
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