Matt Van Doren


Mount Carmel, Pa.

High School:
Mount Carmel

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 195


2 Letters

Business & Economics

Matt Van Doren

2002: Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll?started all 12 games at cornerback for the Leopards to earn second varsity letter?tallied 45 tackles, including 31 solo stops to finish eighth on the team?finished fourth in the Patriot League with 13 pass breakups?registered a season-high eight tackles at Colgate?made an interception in Lehigh game?named the most valuable defensive back by the Leopard coaches.

2001: Earning his first varsity letter, he also set the Patriot League record for the longest interception return for a touchdown at the Holy Cross game with a 98-yard run...started at right cornerback in the final three games...threw down 25 tackles for a total of 19.5 yards, snagged one fumble recovery, and grabbed two interceptions, returning one for the record setting 98 yards and another for 50 yards...tied for first among the Leopards for interceptions and tied for second in pass deflections with seven.

2000: Saw limited action on the varsity level...primarily utilized on special teams.

AT MOUNT CARMEL HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered three years in football and basketball, and four times in track and field...captained all three teams as a senior...played cornerback and receiver, starting 40 games...recorded 88 tackles and five interceptions, while making 27 receptions for 407 yards and five touchdowns as a senior...earned Press-Enterprise All-Star and Reading Eagle All-Anthracite honors, as well as All-Northumberland County kudos as a senior...set the school record in the pole vault, clearing 14 feet...an All-League point guard on the basketball team, he averaged 16.3 points and 4.0 steals per game.

PERSONAL: Business and Economics major...son of Mr. and Mrs. David Van Doren...born 4/15/81.

Year	G/GS	UT	AT	Total	TFL	Sacks	Int.	Break-ups	Fumbles Rcv/Fcd.
2000	0/0	0	0	0	0 (0)	0 (0)	0	0	0/0
2001	9/5	14	11	25	0 (0)	0 (0)	2	7	1/0
2002	12/12	31	14	45	3 (-5)	0 (0)	1	12	0/0
Totals	21/17	45	25	70	3 (-5)	0 (0)	3	19	1/0

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