8 - Matt Bruckner
Matt Bruckner
Height: 5-11
Weight: 206
Year: Senior
Hometown: Western Springs, Ill.
High School: Lyons Township
Position: RB
2003: Appeared in four games at running back... Rushed four times for seven yards but finished with a net of (-14) total yards... Racked up all seven yards against Georgetown but rushed for -21 yards against Lehigh. 2002: Played in five games at running back, wide receiver and on special teams... Made two receptions for 28 yards... Rushed seven times for 18 yards. 2001: Did not see any varsity action. HIGH SCHOOL: A three sport athlete at Lyons Township (football, basketball and track)... All-Area Football Player of the Year... West Suburban Silver Conference Offensive Player of the Year... Captain of the 2000 conference champion football team... Captain of the 2001 men's basketball team which placed fourth in the state. PERSONAL: Matthew James Bruckner, born October 1, 1982... Has one brother and one sister... Brother plays baseball at the University of Iowa... Economics-Accounting major.