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56 Matt Gahm
Matt  Gahm

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Dallas, Texas

High School:
Highland Park HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 225

Position:
LB


AT VIRGINIA
2017
- Has appeared in five of UVA's six games ... has seen all his time on special teams ... made collegiate debut against William & Mary ... made first career tackle at Boise State.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL
Played linebacker at Highland Park High School for head coach Randy Allen … helped the Scots go 14-2 to win the 2016 5A D1 state championship … first-team all-district and an honorable mention all-state honoree by the Dallas Morning News … recorded 109 tackles, six sacks and two interceptions as a senior in 2016 … also caused five fumbles in 2016 … returned one interception for a touchdown … blocked two punts, one of which was recovered for a touchdown … honorable mention 5A all-state by the Texas Associated Press Sports Editors … named 2015 District 10-6A Defensive Newcomer of the Year … father, Brad, played football at Oklahoma State … rated a three-star recruit by ESPN.com, Rivals.com, 247Sports.com and Scout.com.

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