81
Matt Sokol
Matt  Sokol

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Rochester, Mich.

High School:
Adams

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 250

Position:
TE

Experience:
1L


08/04/2016

2016 Season Outlook

Position-by-position breakdown of the Spartans entering preseason camp.

04/21/2016

Patience Pays Dividends for Clemons, Beedle & Sokol

Fifth-year senior offensive guard Brandon Clemons, sophomore offensive lineman David Beedle and sophomore tight end Matt Sokol have blossomed this spring, and all are expected to be major contributors in 2016.

08/10/2015

2015 Season Outlook

Position-by-position breakdown of the Spartans entering preseason camp.

10/18/2014

Michigan State 56- Indiana 17

10/11/2014

Michigan State 45 - Purdue 31

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio likes his team's resilience.

Now it's time to develop a knockout punch.

Connor Cook threw three touchdown passes and Nick Hill ran for two scores Saturday, but No. 8 Michigan State still needed a late interception return for a touchdown to hold on 45-31 at Purdue

09/27/2014

Michigan State 56 - Wyoming 14

Third-year player will compete for playing time at tight end . . . can also play fullback.

2015 SEASON (RED-SHIRT FRESHMAN): Appeared in all 14 games to earn his first letter . . . saw action at fullback, tight end and on special teams . . . named Scout Team Offensive Player of the Week vs. Central Michigan.

2014 SEASON: Redshirted . . . named Scout Team Offensive Player of the Week twice (vs. Jacksonville State and Eastern Michigan) . . . enrolled at Michigan State on Jan. 6, 2014, for the beginning of the spring semester and participated in spring practice.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Rated one of the nation’s top tight ends by Scout.com (No. 20) . . . named to PrepStar’s All-Midwest Team . . . listed among the state’s top seniors by The Detroit News (No. 5), Detroit Free Press (No. 8), 247Sports (No. 11), Rivals.com (No. 14) and Lansing State Journal (No. 14) . . . played multiple positions in high school, including defensive line, linebacker and quarterback . . . three-year starter and two-year captain for Coach Tony Patritto . . . rushed for 289 yards and a touchdown on 24 carries against Farmington . . . ran for 138 yards and three touchdowns on 23 carries against Oak Park . . . missed second half of his senior season with a dislocated ankle and fractured fibula; had three receptions for 26 yards and 11 solo tackles as a linebacker in six games . . . threw for more than 1,200 yards and rushed for more than 600 yards while playing quarterback his junior season . . . son of David and Kimberly Sokol . . . both of his parents were athletes at West Point . . . born Nov. 9, 1995 . . . economics major.

Loading...