Matt Keener

#4 Matt Keener | Defensive Back

Height: 5-10

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: El Segundo, Calif.

Previous School: El Segundo HS

Major: Psychology and Behavioral Science

Career Stats

2013: Freshman
Keener enjoyed a solid season in his role as reserve corner, making 12 total tackles to go with two interceptions, a pass break up and a forced fumble ... picked off a pass and returned it 23 yards for a touchdown in the win at Dakota State on 9-28-13 ... added his second interception one week later in the victory at Dordt ... collected a season best four tackles in the win vs. Midland on 9-21-13.

High School 
Lettered for three years and started for two years under head coach Steve Shevlin at El Segundo High School ... named first team all-conference as a senior and second team all-conference as a junior ... received Impact Player of the Year and Lions All-Star Player ... led the Eagles to the playoffs in each of his final three seasons as a prep ... participated in baseball and track and field for two years each.

Son of Robert and Mary Keener ... born in Bellflower, Calif., on Oct. 9, 1995 ... has two sisters, both older ... enjoys music.