#54 Matt Chilman | Defensive Line
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nev.
Previous School: Faith Lutheran
Prepped at Faith Lutheran High School for head coach Vernon Fox … lettered for three years and started for two at the varsity level … named second team all-conference as a senior … earned academic all-state as a junior … helped the Crusaders to a 12-2 campaign that included conference and state titles in 2013 … collected three academic letters … competed in swimming (2014) and wrestling (2010).
Born in Fridley, Minn., on Oct. 12, 1995 … son of John and Julie Chilman … has a younger brother Micah … uncle Keith Heitz (football) and aunt Tammy (Heintz) Carlson (basketball) competed athletically at Concordia … enjoys playing percussion instruments.