April 21, 2011SABERCATSPAGE
SAN JOSE The SaberCats today announced the additions of FBLB Matt Castelo and DL Christian Clark. The team also announced DL Eric Phillips has been activated from Injured Reserve.FBLB MATT CASTELOA standout at linebacker for San Jose State, Castelo (5-10, 220) totaled 433 tackles (203 solo), 27.0 for loss, 5.5 sacks, three interceptions, six passes defensed and one forced fumble. His best season came as a senior in 2007 where he totaled 141 tackles, 12.5 for loss with two sacks, one interception and three passes defensed.A native of San Jose, Castelo played for Valley Christian (CA) High School where he earned All-Central Coast Section honors twice. As a senior he was credited with 128 tackles, 10 sacks and was named the leagues Linebacker of the Year.DL CHRISTIAN CLARKClark (6-2, 260) finished his collegiate career with 129 tackles, 19.5 sacks, 31.0 tackles for loss, three forced fumbles and five passes defensed. He enjoyed his best season in 2009, earning All-Big Sky honors at defensive tackle. He led the team with 10.0 sacks, tying him for sixth in Sacramento State single-season history.