Matt Miller
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Matt Miller

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Santa Maria, CA

High School:
Ernest Righetti

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 200

Position:
SAF

Experience:
2V

09/04/2013

Toreros host Western New Mexico Mustangs Saturday at 6:00 pm

USD puts 12-game home winning streak on the line

08/31/2013

Toreros Fall to No. 11 Cal Poly in Season-Opener, 38-16

Mason Mills threw for 230 yards and two touchdowns.

11/27/2012

Toreros play at Marist Saturday for share of PFL title

USD looking to close out season with 6th straight win

11/17/2012

Toreros keep PFL title hopes alive with win over Davidson

USD downs Wildcats 17-10 behind rushing attack of Joe Ferguson

10/30/2012

Toreros head to Marist for Saturday PFL contest

Mills and Hoekstra honored for performances in win over Dayton

USD: Third-year Torero will compete on defense at the safety position... Last season played in all 11 games... Ranked 12th on the team with 27 tackles (15 solo)... Collected an interception in win over Valparaiso... Season-high 6 tackles in win over Davidson... Added 4 stops against Cal Poly and Dayton... Appeared in two games as a freshman while recording six tackles (four solo).

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Ernest Righetti High School where he was a three-year varsity letterman in football and baseball...Senior year earned Pac-7 and Team Most Valuable Player Awards as well as All-CIF, All-County, All-Area and All-League Honors...Also contributed to a Pac-7 League Championship title with 118 tackles and three interceptions...Junior year received Team Most Valuable Player, All-Area, All-County and All-League Honors after tallying 106 tackles and four interceptions...Sophomore year named Team Best Defensive Back with All-League Honors...Totaled 40 tackles and 11 pass deflections...While involved in baseball, earned All-League Honors.

PERSONAL: Born January 29, 1992, in Santa Monica, CA...Parents are Glenn and Mary Miller...Chose to attend USD for great education, location and football program...Also recruited by Cal Poly, UC Davis, Nevada and Colorado...Brother played golf at Cal Poly...Sister currently plays soccer at Cal State Northridge.

MAJOR: Business Administration