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9 Matt Kynes
  • Quarterback
  • 6-2, 201
  • 2001-05, SQ
  • Annadale, Va. (Thomas Jefferson HS)

Member of the scout team for five seasons as a quarterback…Has seen action in two career games…

HONORS: A two-time SEC Academic Honor Roll selection (2003 and 2004)…Member of the UF Student Athlete Advisory Committee…

2005: Directed the scout team offense at quarterback…Did not see any game action…

2004: Worked at quarterback on the scout team and did not see any game action...Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll…

2003: Saw action on special teams in two games (SJSU, FAMU)…Saw the first action of his career on kickoff coverage in the Gators' victory over San Jose State on opening night…Spent time on special teams against Florida A&M as well…Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll…Dressed for the Outback Bowl vs. Iowa but did not see action…

2002: Worked with the scout team...Walked-on to the team in the summer after enrolling in school…

PREP: Played quarterback, linebacker, strong safety, and free safety during his four years at Thomas Jefferson High School…A three-year starter and a captain for two years…Team MVP for two years…All-District and All-Region Quarterback…Virginia All-Star Team…Played in the Super 45 Virginia/Maryland All-Star Classic…High school coaches were Ken Kencaid and Tim O'Reilly…Also considered William and Mary, University of Virginia and Wheaton College in the recruiting process…Played basketball for three years and was a two-year starter and captain…

MAJOR: Sciences & Engineering


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