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    Matt Bayle
    Matt  Bayle

    Class:
    RS Sophomore

    Hometown:
    San Marino

    High School:
    St. Francis

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 215

    Position:
    OLB

    Birthdate:
    02/27/1997

    Experience:
    SQ

    Major:
    Communication

    2017: Bayle will serve as a backup walk-on outside linebacker as a sophomore in 2017.

    2016: Bayle did not see action as a reserve walk-on defensive end as a redshirt freshman in 2016.

    2015: Bayle redshirted as a walk-on first-year freshman outside linebacker at USC in 2015. He was sidelined all of 2015 with a knee ligament injury suffered in the spring of 2015.

    HIGH SCHOOL: He was 2014 All-CIF Southeast Division, Los Angeles Daily News All-Area honorable mention and All-Angelus League Co-Defensive MVP as a senior outside linebacker and quarterback at St. Francis High in La Canada (Calif.). He had 69 tackles, including 8 for losses (with 3 sacks), an interception, a deflection and a forced fumble on defense in 2015, while on offense he had 36 yards on 8 carries (4.5 avg), caught a 26-yard pass and completed 2-of-6 passes (33.3%) for 7 yards.

    As a junior in 2013, he had 8 tackles and 3 deflections on defense and 63 yards on 4 carries (15.8 avg) with a TD and an 11-yard scoring reception on offense.

    He ran for 7 yards on 6 carries (1.2 avg) as a 2012 sophomore.

    He attended San Marino (Calif.) high as a 2011 freshman, where he also competed in track and basketball.

    PERSONAL: He is a communication major at USC.