Matt grew up in a small town in West Tennessee. He started out small game hunting with his father when he was 8 years old.
His love for the outdoors has expanded over the years and he currently enjoys all types of eastern hunting from water fowl to whitetail and everything in between. Currently, his favorite animal to hunt is the eastern wild Turkey.
If Matt is not in the field he is in the weight room. He is a major fitness enthusiast.He is a 3 X CrossFit Games Affiliate Cup Champion and a division 1 collegiate strength and conditioning coach.