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2006: Backup DB who played in all but one game... Had 11 solos and six assisted stops... Played special teams. 2005: Varsity reserve DB who had one assisted tackle... Special teams player... 2004: Played JV. At Bellevue High: Captained football state 3A champions in 2001 and 2002... Also lettered in basketball and baseball... 2002 King County Defensive Player of the Year... 2002 Seattle Times State 3A Player of the Year... 2002 all-league in baseball... 2002 National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete of the Year... 2002 King County Journal Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Personal: Matthew Scott Coombs is the son of Scott and Terri Coombs... Redshirted at the University of Washington in 2003 before transferring to Yale... Brother, John, and high school teammate Lee Driftmier '07 also current Bulldogs... Enjoys boating... Saybrook College resident.