Football Roster

Matt Berkner

Jersey Number 27
Year Sr.
Position LB
Height 6-0
Weight 225
Hometown Sleepy Eye, Minn.
High School Sleepy Eye

*2017 MIAC All-Conference Second Team
*2016 MIAC All-Conference Honorable Mention

2017 SEASON: Started all 10 games for the Gusties and led the team with 69 total tackles... Also led the team with two interceptions, while tallying two pass breakups and four pass deflections... Recorded six and a half tackles for loss on the season to go along with one and a half sacks.

2016 SEASON: Started in five games while playing in all 10 at the linebacker position... Posted 36 tackles including one sack and led the team with five tackles for loss... Tallied a season-high seven tackles against Saint John's.

2015 SEASON: Played in nine games… Posted 15 carries for 36 yards and one touchdown… Recorded 12 tackles.

HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered in football, baseball and hockey at Sleepy Eye High School… A team captain in all three sports… All-State award winner in baseball… All-Conference in baseball and football.

PERSONAL: Born July 8, 1996… Son of Glenn Berkner and Gay Lynn Harmacek... Majoring in public accounting.