Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.
|Height / Weight:|
5-11 / 195
SIMMONS' WSU CAREER
RS-FRESHMAN (2011): Earned a varsity letter after appearing in eight games, mainly on special teams...registered solo tackle against Idaho State.
FRESHMAN (2010): Redshirt season.
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Four-year letterwinner for head coach Arnold Ale...two-year team captain...also lettered four times in track and field...SOPHOMORE year garnered second-team All-Del Rey League honors...JUNIOR year racked up 41 tackles, one sack, 10 pass break-ups, one interception and one fumble recovery en route to second-team All-Del Rey League honors...SENIOR year named All-Del Rey League Second Team...three-star prospect according to Scout.com was rated No. 95 overall in the state of California and No. 106 nationally at his position...three-star prospect according to Rivals.com...rated No. 94 in the Contra Costa Times' Cream of the Crop (California Top 100).
Matthew Simmons...born in Torrance, Calif...parents Randal and Lisa...father played football at Washington State...pursuing a degree in criminal justice.