Matt Overton
93  Matt Overton

Tracy, CA

High School:

Last College:
Diablo Valley JC

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 250




One-two finish at nationals, coaching milestone highlight 2014

New soccer facility, leadership transition, continuing success for WWU


Former Viking Matt Overton headed to Pro Bowl

Long snapper will represent Indianapolis Colts


Overton's road to NFL keeps life in perspective

Former WWU student-athlete truly cares

COLLEGE: Played in nine games last season, starting four of the last five ... Missed one game because of knee sprain ... Credited with 14 tackles (8 solo), 3 for losses of 10 yards and 1 quarterback sack for minus-7 yards ... Also had 1 pass breakup ... One letter ... Also attended Diablo Valley JC (Pleasant Hill, Calif.) ... Long snapper ... Helped Vikings to 6-5 record and appearance in East County Growers Bowl as sophomore ... Special Teams MVP (long snapper) and Team co-captain as freshman ... Started one year and lettered two

HIGH SCHOOL: Honorable mention San Joaquin Athletic Association all-star as senior at Tracy High School .... Team co-captain as senior for Bulldogs ... Started and lettered two years as offensive guard ... Also lettered one year in golf and baseball.

PERSONAL: Major is exercise science ... His father, Tom, played football at Cal State Hayward, and his grandfather, Paul Wallrof, played football at University of Washington and was a long-time head football coach and Athletic Hall of Fame inductee at University of Puget Sound.