Matt Wotell

Class of 1973


Army Stops Holy Cross – Gadsden Times – Sep 1, 1970

Bernie Wall passed 11 yards to Mike Masciello for the final touch down after a 37- yard interception returned by Matt Wotell . Auburn was the only SEC school to …


Army Must Fill Holes In Receiving Corps – Evening News – Aug 31, 1971

Chris and Matt Wotell have an older brother, Mark, who left West Point as a plebe and is now serving with the Army in Italy . Mark hopes to be listening to …

Army Upsets Georgia Tech On Late Kick – Sarasota Herald-Tribune – Sep 26, 1971

The Cadet came on a four-yard run by Ray Ritacco, after Matt Wotell blocked a Georgia Tech at the Yellow Jacket 11 and Grover Dailey carried it to the four.

Corps Greeted Triumphant Army – Free Lance-Star – Sep 28, 1971

Another of Army’s stars was defensive back Matt Wotell. who is 6 feet and 175 pounds but wears size 26 pants.

Experienced Tigers To Battle Cadets – Evening News – Sep 30, 1971

Their bread-and-butter runner Brent Cunningham, was a tough man to slop, although defensive back Matt Wotell spilled him for three huge losses on the option …



From Preps To Pros, They’re After The Ball Carriers – Spokesman-Review – Oct 5, 1971

Above, Matt Wotell

Army – Reading Eagle – Oct 8, 1971

Army’s top defenders include end John Roth, linebacker Garry Topping and defensive back Matt Wotell

Air Force Rips Cadets, 20 To 7 – Star-News – Oct 17, 1971

Each team had one “might have been- Army’s Matt Wotell intercepted a second quarter Air Force pass and Army drove to a first and goal on the falcon five…lost a chance to seize the halftime lead [when QB fumbled]

Navy coach sees Army game even – The Sun – Nov 24, 1971

They have a defensive back, Matt Wotell, who is an exceptional pass defender. He’s one of the best we’ve faced all year.


Army Offensive Team Larger – Evening News – Aug 29, 1972

Matt Wotell, Delran NJ, will be a key operative in the Cadets’ secondary














Sports articles provided by Russ “Skip” Grimm – Class of ’76


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