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    Matt Alexander
    Matt Alexander
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Tolland, Conn.

    Event:
    Pole Vault

    ELIGIBILITY (IN/OUT):
    SR/SR

    03/03/2013

    Men's Track & Field Capture IC4A Championship Crown

    Alex Bennatan and 4x800 relay claim first place titles

    02/22/2013

    Duggan & Faboyede Capture Titles at New England Championships

    UConn sends 12 Huskies to Saturday's finals

    02/02/2013

    Cummings Leads Huskies to Second Place Finish at Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup

    Men's track & Field competes at PSU's Sykes and Sabock Challenge Cup

    01/18/2013

    Huskies Capture First Place at the Great Dane Classic

    Several Huskies record personal bests to lead the team to Great Dane Classic title

    01/03/2013

    Men's Track & Field Opens 2013 Season at Home on Saturday

    Winter Opener begins at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday followed by 2 p.m. Alumni Reunion

    2012-2013 Indoor (Senior)

    • Took seventh at the IC4A Championships in the pole vault with 4.95m.
    • Finished second in the pole vault (4.85m) in the New England Championships.

    2013 Outdoor (Senior)

    • Finished 10th at the IC4A Championships with a mark of 4.80m
    • Took 14th (4.65m) in the Pole Vault at the BIG EAST Championships

    2011-12 Indoor (Junior)

    • Took fifth at the IC4A Championships in the pole vault with 4.95m.
    • Finished second in the pole vault (4.95m) at the BIG EAST Championships.
    • Placed second in the pole vault at the New England Championships with a leap of 4.90m.

    2009-10 Outdoor (Sophomore)

    • Finished the season with a 10th place pole vault showing at the BIG EAST Championship with a clearance of 4.65 meters.

    2009-10 Indoor (Sophomore)

    • Placed 10th at the IC4A Championship with a mark of 4.80 meters.
    • Finished tied for sixth at the BIG EAST Championship clearing 4.65 meters.
    • Runner-up at the New England Championship with a clearance 4.95 meters.

    2008-09 Outdoor (Freshman)

    • Turned in a sixth place performance in the pole vault at the BIG EAST Championship with an outdoor personal height of 4.95 meters.

    2008-09 Indoor (Freshman)

    • Came in 10th in the IC4A Championship with a height of 4.80 meters.
    • Placed third at the BIG EAST Championship in the pole vault with a clearance of 4.95 meters.
    • Won the New England Championship pole vault clearing 4.95 meters.

    Before UConn: Attended Windham Tech High School in Willimantic where he was named All-State for two years ... A two-year State Champion in the pole vault ... Holds the Class S record in the pole vault ... Also named to the All-New England and All-American teams ... also a member of the soccer team.

    Personal: A pre-kinesiology major.... Born May 10, 1990.

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