Nicholas Matthews
Nicholas Matthews
Height: 6-0
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas
High School: St. Thomas
Position: Mid-Distance
Major: Computer Science

2014: (Outdoor): finished ninth in the 1500m run at the NEWMAC Championships (4/26) with a season best time of 4:08.42 … at the Engineer’s Cup (4/5) he crossed fifth in the 1500m in a time of 4:12.13, and finished 20th in the 800m run in 2:09.40 … (Indoor): finished 17th in the mile at the Scarlett and White Invitational (2/15) with a time of 4:22.60 … recorded a season best 1000m run at the David Hemery Invitational (2/8) with a time of 2:32.41 … finished the mile run in a personal best time of 4:20.79 at the John Thomas Invitational (1/25) … finished fifth in the mile run and fourth in the 1000m run at the Bowdoin Quad (1/18) with times of 4:26.97 and 2:37.88, respectively. 

Off the Track: Majoring in computer science … also part of the MIT men’s cross country team.

High School: A 2013 graduate of St. Thomas High School … class of 2013 Scholar-Athlete Award … cross country MVP … seven-time varsity letterwinner … National Honor Society … National Merit Commended Scholar … Java Programming Club award … Math Club … Robotics Club … Ultimate Frisbee Club … Houston Math Circle … Honor Roll … Xerox Technology Award.