Nick Matthews
Nick Matthews
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Cisne, Ill.
High School: Cisne HS
Events: Throws

Personal Bests
Shot Put: 44-4.25 (13.52m) (2/26/16)
Weight Throw: 61-2.25 (18.64m) (2/24/17)
Discus: 139-9 (42.59m) (1/14/17)

Discus: 151-3 (46.10m) (4/8/17)
Hammer Throw: 192-9 (58.75m) (4/15/17)
Javelin: 182-0 (55.47m) (5/13/16)

2017 Outdoor: Runner-up in the hammer throw at the OVC Championships with a mark of 188-10 ... Set personal best in the hammer at the OVC vs. MVC meet at 192-9 ... Boasted runner-up finish at the Gateway Classic with a season best throw in the discus of 151-3.

2017 Indoor: Placed 1st at the OVC Indoor Track and Field Championships with a weight throw of 61-2.25 (18.64m)

2016 Outdoor: Competed in the discus, hammer throw, and javelin... recorded a third-place finish in the javelin at the OVC Championships... earned a fifth-place finish in the hammer throw at the OVC Championships... finished in first place in the javelin in the SIUE-SIUC Dual meet... finished in the top five in the javelin in all seven meets he competed in... finished in the top five in four sepatare meets in the hammer throw. 

2016 Indoor: Placed second in the OVC Championships in the weight throw... earned a second place finish in the weight throw in both the Early Bird Invitational and the SIUE-SEMO Dual Meet... Earned a top-five finish in the weight throw on four separate meets... competed in seven meets. 

Prep: Recorded a personal best of 51-0 in the shot put and 166-7 in the discus... was a successful hurdler in high school, placing fourth in the Class A IHSA state finals in the 110m-hurdles with a time of 14.80.