Matthew Thwaites
Matthew Thwaites
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Burlington, Vt.
High School: South Burlington
Position: Distance
Major: Economics and Political science
Residential College: Trumbull

Yale PRs

1500 4:03.21

Mile 4:25.15

3000m 8:35.23

5000m 14:38.02

10,000m 30:20.27

XC 8k 25:06.39

High School PRs

1500m 4:14.30

3200m 9:39.77

2012-2013: Fourth on the team and 11th overall against Harvard during the XC season...Second on the team and 27th overall at the New England Championships, where he set a new personal record...Competed at XC Heps...Placed fifth in the 5,000-meters at the Giegengack Invitational...Placed 13th in the 5,000-meters at indoor Heps...Set ninth-fastest 10,000-meter PR in Yale history at outdoor Heps...Finished fifth in the 10,000-meters at the outdoor IC4As...Set his 5,000-meter PR at the Larry Ellis Invitational.

2011-2012: Consistent scorer for Yale all season… Took second place in the open race at the Princeton Invitational, where he set his PR… Fourth on the team at Heps (25:50.6) and third at Regionals (10k time of 33:09.5).

2010-2011: Ran Bulldogs’ fastest time in 10,000m for outdoor season … Set PR in 5000m run at Larry Ellis Invitational … Ran PR in 3000m at HYP during indoor season … Finished fourth on the team at New England Championships in cross country season.

2009-2010: Placed third in 5000m at Springtime Invitational, ending outdoor season with PR.

High School: Competed at the Vermont State Meet in cross-country.

Personal: Trumbull College … Economics.