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Matt  Fortin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
West Chester, Pa.

High School:
The Haverford School (Deerfield Academy)

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Position:
LS

Experience:
3L

10/15/2013

Q&A with Matt Fortin

UVa junior has been the Cavaliers long snapper the last three seasons

04/07/2013

'Hoos Remain Work in Progress After Spring Game

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu)

04/07/2013

'Hoos Remain Work in Progress After Spring Game

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu)

04/06/2013

UVa Announces Spring Football Award Winners

Dean and Swanson Named Rock Weir Award Winners

10/19/2012

Cavaliers Look to End Skid Saturday

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu)

11/30/2013

Football vs. Virginia Tech (by Matt Riley)

Football vs. Virginia Tech (by Matt Riley)

NOTABLE
2013 -
Bestowed the honor of residing in a room on The Lawn at UVa ... only 54 students enjoy theprivilege of residing in one of the University's original buildings.

AT VIRGINIA

2013 - Appeared in all 12 of Virginia's games ... snapped every field goal attempt and all punts but one. 2012 - Appeared in all 12 of Virginia's games ... snapped on every punt and field goal attempt. 2011 - Appeared in all 13 of Virginia's games ... snapped on every punt and field goal attempt ... made collegiate debut against William & Mary ... made snaps at Indiana and Florida State that resulted in game-winning points in the closing minutes ... was the UVa special teams player of the week for the William & Mary game when UVa was 4-of-4 on FG attempts. 2010 - Redshirted the season.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Four-year letterwinner at The Haverford School and played a prep season at Deerfield Academy ... in 2009 and 2010 was ranked in the top 12 to an "invite only" camp for the top long snappers in the country ... ranked one of the top long snappers in the country by Chris Sailer Kicking ... member of Chris Sailer Kicking Staff, becoming the first-ever staff member picked while still in high school ... also played baseball at The Haverford School ... made highest honors at The Haverford School in 2009 ... honor student at Deerfield Academy in 2010 ... coached Little League in his spare time ... son of Thad and Mindy Fortin ... majoring in architecture ... has two sisters, Caroline and Madeline ... cousin Joey Nassib is currently a defensive back at Syracuse ... enjoys anything outdoors.

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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

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