Matt Quinn - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#84 Matt Quinn Season 2006-07


Class Freshman
Height 6'5"
Weight 215
Hometown Wellford, SC
High School Byrnes

As a true freshman, Quinn contributed as the team’s primary long snapper in punting situations.

High School
Three-year letterwinner with one of nation’s top prep programs… As senior, posted 77 receptions for 1,038 yards and 15 touchdowns as wide receiver… Helped Byrnes to three consecutive state titles, and No. 2 national ranking in 2005… Top game of senior season – 10 catches, 190 yards, 1 TD – came at Vanderbilt Stadium against Montgomery Bell Academy of Nashville… First Team All-Region II-4A and All-Area selection… Squad posted 43-1 overall record from 2003-05… Had five receptions for 95 yards and a touchdown in Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas postseason game… As junior, caught 21 passes for 239 yards and five touchdowns.

David Matthew Quinn… Son of Tim and Angie Quinn… Oldest of three siblings… Several prep teammates are playing or committed to I-A football programs…Hopes to become a teacher and coach.

James Byrnes Coach Bobby Bentley
“Matt is a tremendous competitor with great hands. He’s one of those receivers that understands how to get open and knows how to run pass patterns.

“With Matt, the Commodores are also getting a guy that happens to be a great long snapper.”