Men's Track & Field

Matt Walker
Matt Walker
Height: 5-9
Weight: 124
Year: R-Fr.
Hometown: Southington, CT
High School: Southington
Position: DISTANCE

Collegiate Personal Bests:
1,500 Meter Run: 4:13.17
One Mile Run: 4:36.09
3,000 Meter Run: 8:41.75
5,000 Meter Run: 14:58.48
10,000 Meter Run: 31:38.17

2012 Cross Country: Competed in four meets for the Blue Devils...Best finish came at the Northeast Conference Championships where he came in 27th with a time of 26:29.44...Placed 84th at the IC4A/ECAC Championships with a time of 26:56.8...Completed the 10K NCAA Regionals in 33:02.1 for 147th place...Ran the 8K NEICAAA Championships in 26:48.42.

2012 Outdoor Track: USATF-JR 10,000 meter qualifier...Placed sixth in the 5,000 meter run at the University of Connecticut Invitational with a time of 15:23.25...Finished seventh in 10,000 meter run in both the Northeast Conference Outdoor Championships and the New England Outdoor Championships with times of 32:52.59 and 31:58.05, respectively...Placed 13th in the 1,500 meter run with a time of 4:13.58 at the Holy Cross Invitational.

Before Central: Competed in cross country, indoor and outdoor track at Southington High School...Two-time Coaches' Award winner...All-Conference selection for cross country his senior year...Also named cross country captain his senior year.