Men's Swimming



Matt Roney
Matt Roney

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lewisville, Texas

High School:
Cistercian

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 185

Position:
Butterfly/Freestyle

Experience:
SR-4L


04/28/2014

Julian Fletcher Competes At Mesa Arena Grand Prix

The Grand Prix Concluded The 2013-14 Season For SMU

03/04/2014

Mustang Swimmers & Divers Set to Compete in Final Meets Prior to NCAA's

02/26/2014

Eleven Mustangs Earn All-American Athletic Conference Honors

Three Divers, Four Relay Teams And Two Swimmers Garner The Accolade

02/21/2014

Burnett Wins Second American Athletic Conference Individual Title on Day Three of AAC Championship

SMU Records Eight Top-5 Finishes On Day Three

02/20/2014

SMU Stands Second Following Day Two Of The American Athletic Conference Championship

SMU Records Four Top 5 Finishes On Day Two

2013-14 (Sr.): American Athletic Conference Championship: Placed eighth in the 100-yard freestyle and was a member of the 200-yard freestyle relay team (Ramom Melo, Ryan Koops, Matt Roney) that finished second... Placed second in the 200-yard freestyle, sixth in the 100-yard freestyle and was a member of the 400-yard freestyle relay team (Ziga Cerkovnik, Ramom Melo, Ryan Koops) that placed first in a dual meet versus Texas A&M... Finished first in the 400-yard freestyle relay (Ramom Melo, Justin Gibson, Ryan Koops), second in the 200-yard freestyle and fifth in the 500-yard freestyle in a dual meet at TCU... Earned runner-up honors in the 100-yard freestyle and was a member of the 400-yard freestyle relay team (Giedrius Andriunaitis, Ziga Cerkovnik, Ryan Koops) that placed first in a dual meet at LSU... HONORS: All-American Athletic Conference (200-yard freestyle relay, 800-yard freestyle relay).

2012-13 (Jr.): Conference USA Championship: Placed first in two events including the 200-yard freestyle and 800-yard freestyle relay (Eastman Holloway, Matt Roney, Mindaugas Sadauskas) and finished runner-up in the 500-yard freestyle... American Short Course Championship: Finished first in the 400-yard medley relay (Matas Andriekus, David Larsson, Nicolai Hansen) and earned runner-up in the 200-yard freestyle relay (Andriekus, Larsson, Hansen)... Placed second in the 200-yard freestyle in a dual meet versus LSU.

2011-12 (So.): Conference USA Championship: Earned gold in both the 200-yard and 500-yard freestyle races and was a member of the winning 800-yard freestyle relay team... Placed second in the 200-yard and 500-yard freestyles in a dual meet versus Texas A&M... Took runner-up honors in the 200-yard freestyle in a dual meet at TCU... Finished second in the 200-yard butterfly and was a member of the second-place 200-yard freestyle relay team in a dual meet against Texas.

2010-11 (Fr.): Conference USA Championship: Placed first in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:37.93... Helped the 400-yard freestyle relay team take first place with a time of 3:04.07 at the Chesapeake Elite Meet... Finished first in both the 100-yard butterfly and the 200-yard freestyle in a dual meet versus Air Force.

Top Times:
20.60 - 50-yard freestyle
44.11 - 100-yard freestyle
1:36.36 - 200-yard freestyle
4:23.02 - 500-yard freestyle
52.17 - 100-yard butterfly
1:50.75 - 200-yard butterfly

Prior to SMU: Four-time Cistertercian High School team MVP.

Personal: Accounting major... Parent is Sandra Roney.

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