Jake Matus

2016 All Stars – West Team

Matus, Jacob

Wide Receiver

6’2″ 195

High School, Region: Flushing, 5

High School Coach: Rob Oginski

College: Tiffin University

Jacob’s parents are John and Christa Matus. He has an older sister, Katie (20), and younger sister, Sarah (15).

Jake started his football career in seventh grade at Flushing Middle School. He was a starter at Flushing High School on varsity football all four years. In his freshman year he was the kicker and punter. Starting as a sophomore and through his senior year he was the kicker, punter and a wide receiver. Jake led the team in receptions and receiving yards starting in his sophomore year and was a captain as a senior. In his junior year Flushing won their District championship.

Jacob was a member of Varsity Club all four years and was the Vice President his senior year. Jake was also a member of SLO (Student Leader Organization) for three years and a member of Student Council for two years. He was also on the varsity basketball team sophomore through senior year.

Jake said, “I thank my parents for always supporting me and also my sisters and grandparents. I thank the entire Flushing coaching staff for pushing me to become the best athlete and person I can be, and my teammates and friends for always being there for me and for the great memories.”


2nd Team Saginaw Valley League

Kicker, 2012 and 2013

1st Team SVL Punter, 2013

1st Team Flint Metro League Punter, 2014

2nd Team FML Kicker, 2014

Honorable Mention FML Wide Receiver, 2014

1st Team FML Punter, 2015

1st Team FML Wide Receiver, 2015

Honorable Mention FML Kicker, 2015

Top 25 Kohl’s National Player Ratings, 2015