Matt is a sophomore from Green Brook, New Jersey where he attended Watchung Hills Regional High School. He ran track and cross country in high school, and, in 2013, ran the ING New York City Marathon, finishing as the 1st American in the 18-20 age group with a time of 3:21:06. He joined the team soon after, helping the freshmen 1F win NERC and medal at numerous other spring regattas. In the fall of his sophomore year, Matt rowed in the 1V8 contributing to the best BC men's crew finish to date at HOCR, as well as a 1st place finish at the Head of the Fish Regatta. Matt is a Mathematics and Computer Science double major.