David Matella is an 8-year-old and will be starting the 3rd grade at our Lady of Grace school in West Sacramento. David has been taking accordion lessons from Dave Chelini for one year. David enjoys joining his big brother Joey to play his accordion at church functions and at nursing homes in the area. David is a member of the West Sacramento swim team where he is known as “The Destroyer”. David currently is undefeated in every conference swim meet event that he swam in against five other teams this year. David also enjoys playing flag football.