Matt enters his second season as the Athletic Trainer for the Swamp Rabbits after joining the team in September 2016. The Cary, Illinois native has over seven years of experience in the field since earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from Illinois State University.
Matt began his career in the Central Hockey League with the Bloomington Prairie Thunder. Over the next five seasons, he held the Athletic Trainer position for the CHL’s Bloomington Blaze, Southern Professional Hockey League’s Bloomington Thunder, and United States Hockey League’s Bloomington Thunder.
Aiello is a Chicago Cubs, Chicago Blackhawks, and Green Bay Packers fan. In college, he ran track for the Redbirds.