Matt Peterson Athlete Profile

#90 Matt Peterson

Position: Defensive Line Height: 6-5 Weight: 249 Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2009-2010 Hometown: Bluffdale, UT Last School: Riverton High School

Personal

Born in Provo, Utah ... son of Greg and Hollie ... married to wife Mallory ... served an LDS mission to Apia, Samoa ... speaks Samoan ... majoring in tax accounting ... three siblings ... Eagle Scout

Before BYU

Attended Riverton High School where he played for Mike Miller ... led the defensive line in tackles and sacks ... first-team all-region ... led the state in tackles for a defensive lineman in 2005 ... also lettered in basketball ... was on the honor roll every semester.



2010 | Freshman Year

Earned letterman honors as a freshman ... saw action in four games ... had two tackles, including one TFL on the year ... had one tackle vs. Colorado State and a TFL in the New Mexico Bowl against UTEP