The Owls had 204 student-athletes make the Honor Roll and 34 win the Commissioner's Academic Medal
Florida Atlantic Student-Athletes Excel Academically
2014: Member of the traveling squad...saw his first game action in the FAU season home opener, a 50-21 victory over Tulsa...carried the ball three times for a total of 11 yards...his longest run was a seven yarder...earned scout team player of the week honors.
2013: Received defensive scout team honors for the game at ECU...redshirted.
High School: Attended Osceola High School and played under Head Coach George Palmer...named to All-City Academic team...lettered three years and was named Most Valuable Back in 2011 and given the Warrior Award in 2012...went 7-3 in his senior year and helped take the team to its first playoff appearance since 2006.
Personal: Ocean engineering major...son of Andy and Cheri Matyk...born in Clearwater, FL...his goal is to graduate with a degree in mechanical or oceanic engineering.