Lone senior Will Kreitler looks to anchor the offensive line for the Rebels this season.
UNLV: A big blocker with great potential who hails from a top California program ... Looks to get his first playing time this fall and is listed No. 2 at the left guard spot following spring practice.
2016: Redshirted season after coming in as one of five OL signees.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2016 graduate of Bishop Amat HS … Played under coach Steve Hagerty ... Helped lead the Lancers to a 10-3 record and a national ranking of 29 ... Named the Mission League’s Co-Lineman of the Year by the Los Angeles Times as a senior ... Also earned first team all-area honors, first team all-league honors and was named to FOX Sports West/Prime Ticket’s 2015 All CIF-SS team ... Helped pave the way for an offense that piled up more than 5,000 yards and averaged 43 points per game ... Earned first team all-league honors as a junior ... Helped the team to a 9-4 overall record, a Mission League championship and a semifinals appearance in the Southern Section playoffs one year after finishing last in the league.
PERSONAL: Matthew Robert Brayton was born in Arcadia, CA ... The son of Janeen and Matt Brayton ... Has two younger sisters, Emma and Ella … Has not declared a major.