Bo Mattix
Bo Mattix
Height: 6-0
Year: So.
Hometown: La Canada, Calif.
High School: La Canada
Position: Back
Major: Chemical Engineering

2013-14: All-American (100 Back, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay) … Honorable Mention All-American (200 Back) … Counsilman Hunsaker Swimmer of the Week (11/16) … NEWMAC Relay of the Week (200 Medley Relay: 11/25, 1/27; 400 Free Relay: 1/13; 400 Free Relay: 1/21) … NEWMAC Co-Swimmer of the Week (1/21) … ECAC Swimmer of the Week (1/21) … NEWMAC first team All-Conference (100 Back, 200 Back) … opened the season by winning the 100 back in 51.36 and coming in second in the 200 back with a 1:55.51 against Springfield (11/9) … won both events against Bowdoin and Babson (11/23) … went 49.74 to win the 100 back and took second in the 200 back with a 1:49.95 at the MIT Winter Invitational (12/6-7) … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/20-23), he was 19th in the 50 free with a 22.22, set the meet record in the 100 back by coming first with a time of 49.98, won the 200 back in 1:49.78 and was part of the winning 200 medley relay that broke the pool and meet records with its time of 1:31.41 … at the NCAA Championships (3/19-22), he led off both the 200 medley relay (1:29.67) and the 400 medley relay (3:15.99) that were national runner-ups … touched in fifth place in the 100 back with a time of 48.35, breaking the MIT record … came 12th in the 200 back in 1:48.12, after swimming a 1:48.70 in prelims.

2012-13: All-American (100 Back, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay) … NEWMAC First Team All-Conference (400 Medley Relay, 100 Back) … time trialed the 100 back at the Charlie Batterman Relay Meet (1/027), going 50.19 to break the oldest record left on the board from 2003-04 … won the 100 and 200 back at every dual meet, winning the 100 five times and the 200 six times … at the MIT Invitational (11/30-12/01), he won the 200 back in an NCAA B cut time of 1:50.24 …  at the NEWMAC Championships (2/15-17), he led off the 400 medley relay that won with a time of 3:19.79, breaking the NEWMAC Meet record and the MIT school record … touched in 14th place in the 100 fly in 53.22 after going 52.70 in prelims … won the 100 back with a new NEWMAC Meet record of 50.40 … came ninth in the 200 back with a 1:51.77 …  at the NCAA Championships (3/20-23), he was part of the 200 medley relay that came first in a new MIT record of 1:28.57 … led off the 400 medley relay that placed third in another MIT record of 3:15.89 … took seventh in the 100 back with a 49.27 after breaking his own MIT record when he went 49.16 in prelims … came 24th in the 200 back with a 1:51.76.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in chemical engineering … worked on nanoparticle drug delivery in the Langer Lab … MADMEC competitor.

High School: A 2012 graduate of La Canada High School … All-America and Scholastic All-America honors … 2012 Olympic Trials qualifier in 100 back … two-time captain of swim team … California Scholastic Federation … Commended National Merit Scholar … president of LCHS Philosophy Club.