Fairview Park, Ohio
|Height / Weight:|
6-3 / 220
2016: Played in 12 games, recording five tackles on special teams.
2015: Played in seven games ... finished with one tackle.
High School: Is a 2014 graduate of Benedictine High School ... coached by Joe Schaefer ... team captain ... earned second-team all-state as a senior ... recorded 51 tackles, three interceptions and a fumble recovery as a junior ... added 13 receptions for 167 yards and one touchdown that same season ... as a senior, recorded 81 tackles to go along with 32 catches for 648 yards ... earned first-team North Coast League.
Personal: Full name -- Matthew John Merimee ... born Aug. 21, 1996 ... son of Tanis and Bill Merimee ... majoring in finance.