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Matt Rytel

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Pittsburgh, Pa.

High School:
Shady Side Academy

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 175

Position:
M

Major:
Engineering

Matt  Rytel

08/23/2017

2017 Men’s Soccer Season Preview

Another year older, Leopards poised to return to past glory this fall

02/22/2017

Men's Soccer Places 16 on PL Honor Roll

Royalty posts perfect 4.00 in first collegiate semester to lead the way

08/25/2016

Class Mix Key for Men's Soccer in 2016

Experience in the back with youth up front could be winning recipe this fall

03/03/2016

Bohn Adds Rytel to Class of 2020

Pittsburgh native will join Lafayette men’s soccer this fall

2016: Did not play a game for Lafayette during his rookie season.

At Shady Side:
Was his team's leading scorer three out of four years...earned All-Section and All-WPIAL honors in 2014 and 2015...was an All-State performer during his senior season...his team made a playoff appearance in all four of his seasons, including winning a section championship in 2013...named a team captain and team MVP in 2015, while also earning Pittsburgh Post-Gazette All-Area accolades...was a faculty-selected tutor in math, science and Spanish, and was the President and Founder of the Ski Club...was a leader for the Cancer Club and the Pittsburgh Soccer Community Volunteer Group, as well as a board member for the Coalition Commitment Volunteer Group.

Personal: Son of Pamela Moalli and Michael Rytel...his mother was a member of the crew team at Brown and his cousin, Luke Rasmussen, played football at Minnesota...born on January 17, 1998.