Matt Olszewski
Matt Olszewski
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Exeter, N.H.
High School: Exeter
Events: Sprints

Excellent teammate, per the staff … Valuable relay contributor, who shows great potential in the 400 and 800 meters, per the staff.

2019 Cross Country: Did not compete due to studying abroad.

2019 Outdoor: Contributed to Wooster’s best NCAC finish since 2003 as part of the Scots’ sixth-place 4x400 relay that finished at 3:26.24 at the NCAC Championships (May 3-4) … Earlier in the meet, turned in personal-best time of 51.26 in the preliminary heats of the 400 meters … Helped the 4x400 (3:29.49) beat out Denison in dual meet (April 10).

2019 Indoor: Earned All-NCAC honors for the first time as part of Wooster’s second-place and school-record distance medley relay (10:28.44) at the NCAC Championships (March 1-2) … Just missed out on a second all-conference laurel as part of the Scots’ fourth-place 4x400 (3:31.51) … Key contributor on Wooster’s first top-three showing at the NCAC Championships since 2001 … Part of Wooster’s DMR (10:40.85) at the All-Ohio Championships (Feb. 9), which placed fourth.

2018 Cross Country: Did not compete.

2018 Outdoor: Earned first letter by running on the Scots’ seventh-place 4x400 that clocked in at 3:27.85 at the NCAC Championships (May 4-5) … Ran in the preliminary heats of the 400 at NCACs … Just missed scoring on the 4x400 at the All-Ohio Championships (April 14), where the Scots placed ninth at 3:29.92 … Helped the 4x400 earn a runner-up showing at the Kenyon Spring Invitational (April 21).

2018 Indoor: Competed three times in the 400 … Logged a season-best time of 54.62 in the preliminary heats of the NCAC Championships (March 2-3).

2017 Cross Country: Made six starts on the year, including two in championship-length races … Crossed at 29:25.2 at the All-Ohio Championships (Sept. 29) … Added a 29:59.6 at the Jenna Strong Invitational (Oct. 13).

Prior to Wooster: Lettered in Nordic skiing, soccer, and track & field at Exeter High School … Part of 2016 state champion soccer team and part of team that won 2016 Seacoast track and field meet.

Personal: Born May 21, 1999 … Son of Scott and Elizabeth Olszewski … Majoring in psychology with a minor in Spanish.