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Vikings Announce 2022 Skol Line


In the final round of the 2022 Skol Line Auditions, a group of extremely talented finalists battled it out Wednesday evening, June 8th at the Mall of America for a coveted spot on this year's roster.

Finalists each performed a unique solo and a skills exercise for a panel of judges to prove they have what it takes to drum for the Skol Line.

The Minnesota Vikings thank all of this year's participants and are proud to announce the 2022 Skol Line. Drum roll please…

Your 2022 Minnesota Vikings Skol Line members are:


Tyler Jacobs | 10th Year

Andy Eklund | 6th Year

Zach Fitzgibbon | 6th Year

Zach Church | 5th Year

Austin Murra | 5th Year

Kyle Tsuchiya | 5th Year

Max Graske | 4th Year

Ryan Matuzak | 2nd Year

Jack Gillie | 1st Year


Tanner Bergersen | 9th Year

Kelly Elledge | 9th Year

Rob Loahr | 5th Year

Deryck Lawson | 3rd Year

Austin Collins | 1st Year


Jay Matuzak | 15th Year

Kirk Fladung | 15th Year

Patrick Lyons | 13th Year

Chris Richman | 8th Year

Eric Dunnigan | 1st Year


Jamar Pasley | 14th Year

Dani Jaeger | 10th Year

Allison Henderson | 3rd Year

Joanna Stubbins | 2nd Year

Joey Wattenhofer | 2nd Year

Joel Matuzak (Head Instructor) is back for his 15th year leading the talented Skol Line group since its inception.

"We are excited to have a great group of veterans back for our 15th year and with the addition of some great new performers, we will be even better.  We are looking forward to continuing to entertain Vikings fans throughout the 2022 season.  Skol Vikings!"
- Joel Matuzak, Skol Line Head Instructor

The Minnesota Vikings Skol Line was created in 2008 to provide game day entertainment for all Vikings home games and events.  Ensemble members come from a variety of backgrounds including former marching band and drum corps members, teachers, small business owners and various other professions.  Look for the Minnesota Vikings Skol Line performing during each Vikings home game and at various special events throughout the year.

Be sure to check out the Minnesota Vikings Skol Line official Facebook and Instagram pages to keep up with all of the latest Skol Line happenings including upcoming appearances, photos and video.

For questions or if you are interested in having the Skol Line appear at your next event, please email

The Skol Line is presented by Hy-Vee with supporting sponsors Groth Music, Pearl, Sabian, Remo, and Innovative Percussion.