Armstrong is first-ever Laker invited to attend combine
Armstrong and Potts earn first-team plaudits, while Williams lands on second team
GVSU head coach Matt Mitchell, offensive lineman Matt Armstrong, and quarterback Heath Parling talk about the 34-20 win at Wayne State and the upcoming home game against Saginaw Valley State
GVSU head coach Matt Mitchell, offensive lineman Matt Armstrong, and running back Michael Ratay talk about the 23-17 win at Northwood and the upcoming home game against Hillsdale on Saturday night
GVSU head coach Matt Mitchell, offensive lineman Matt Armstrong, and running back Michael Ratay talk about the 48-17 win over Northern Michigan and the upcoming road game at Northwood
GVSU head coach Matt Mitchell, offensive lineman Matt Armstrong, and quarterback Heath Parling talk about the 49-3 over Michigan Tech and the upcoming rivalry game at Ferris State
GVSU head coach Matt Mitchell and offensive lineman Matt Armstrong talk about the 57-14 loss to Ohio Dominican and the upcoming home game against Michigan Tech
2012:Don Hansen's Honorable Mention All-American...Daktronics Super Region 4 First-Team honoree...First-Team All-GLIAC...Beyond Sports DII Athlete of the Week (9/8)...Earned third varsity letter...Played in 36 games and started 33 for the Lakers on the offensive line...Key figure in an offensive line that helped the Laker offense lead the GLIAC and rank sixth nationally in scoring (41.9 ppg)...Offense ranked second in the GLIAC and 13th nationally in total yards per game (474.5), while ranking 10th nationally in sacks allowed (0.73).
2011: Medical Redshirt.
2010: First-Team All-GLIAC plaudits...Earned second varsity letter...Key member of an offensive line that ranked eighth nationally in sacks allowed (.92), 14th in rushing (216.31 ypg), 16th in scoring (36..1 ppg) and 17th in total offense (437.6 ypg).
2009: All-GLIAC Honorable Mention...GVSU Offensive Rookie of the Year...Earned first varsity letter...Played in 13 games with 10 starts...Missed time in the middle of the season with an injury...Key part of an offensive line that ranked ninth in rushing (237.3 ypg), 11th in total offense (455.1 ypg), 12th in scoring (36.8 ppg) and third in sacks allowed per game (.57).
2008: Redshirted...Also participated in the throws for the GVSU track & field team.
High School: Prepped at J.W. Sexton High School...Played for Daniel Boggan...Associated Press and Detroit Free Press All-State First-Team as a senior...all-state honorable mention as a junior...Earned all-conference, all-area and named team captain both seasons...Recorded 42 tackles and 3 sacks at nose tackle as a junior...Added 84 tackles and 13 sacks as a senior.
Personal: Son of Kevin and Linda Armstrong...Enjoys weightlifting, listening to music and playing video games.