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Matt King
Matt King

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sandy, Utah

High School:
Brighton

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 156

Position:
Midfield/Defender

Birthdate:
09/09/1985

Moore School of Business Scholar
Dean's List: Fall, 2004; Fall, 2005; Spring, 2006
President's List, Spring 2005
SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll, 2004-05
SEC Academic Honor Roll, 2005-06
Conference USA Academic Medal Award Winner, 2005-06, 2006-07

2006 >>> Played in two matches, at Wofford (Aug. 28) and at Tulsa (Oct. 28) ... Earned the Conference USA Academic Medal Award, which requires a 3.75 or higher grade point average ... Also a member of the C-USA Honor Roll and the SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll ... Honored with the team's Strength and Conditioning Award.

2005 >>> Appeared in one match, playing against SMU (Oct. 30) ... Made the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Earned the Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Medal ... Made the Dean's List both semesters.

2004 >>> Saw action in two matches as a true freshman ... Member of the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll ... Made the Dean's List during the fall semester and the President's List during the spring semester.

PRE-COLLEGE >>> Lettered for four years in soccer and one year in football at Brighton High School ... Played soccer for coach Russell Boyer and was the kicker for the football team ... Named team captain as a senior ... Started every game in each of his final three years at Brighton, playing every minute of every game as a senior ... Team won three region championships and advanced to the state finals twice ... Garnered all-state and all-region honors as a senior ... Tallied 17 points as a junior with five goals and seven assists, along with 11 points as a sophomore ... Received Brighton's academic letter award all four years ... Won a pair of state championships while playing for his club team ... Also had the opportunity to play overseas against Ajax in France.

PERSONAL >>> Full name is Mathew David King ... Parents are Michael and Alicyn King ... Born Sept. 9, 1985 ... Has two brothers, Jeremy and Nick ... A Moore School of Business Scholar at USC ... Majoring in accounting.

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