Matt McNamara
Matt McNamara

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Huntington Woods, Mich.

High School:
University of Detroit Jesuit

Event:
Breaststroke


08/11/2014

Clary, Jaeger Win Titles at Phillips 66 National Championships

Ex-Men's Swimmers Clary, Jaeger Win Titles at Phillips 66 Nationals

03/02/2013

Three-Peat! Michigan Leads Wire to Wire to Win Big Tens

Three-Peat! Men's Swimming & Diving Leads Wire to Wire to Win Big Tens

03/01/2013

Fletcher, Nielsen, Relay Win Titles, U-M Stays in First at Big Tens

Men's Swimming & Diving Stays First after Day Three of Big Tens

03/01/2013

Funk Sets New School Record, U-M Puts 17 in Finals at Big Tens

Funk Sets New School Record, Men's Swimming & Diving Puts 17 in Finals

02/28/2013

U-M Adds Three More Titles to Maintain Lead at Big Tens

Men's Swimming & Diving Adds Three More Titles on Day Two of Big Tens

National/International ... Competed at USA Nationals (2010-12) ... USA Junior Nationals finalist in 100-yard breaststroke, 200-yard breaststroke, 200-yard backstroke, 200-yard IM and 400-yard IM (2010-12) ... NCSA Junior Nationals (2010-12).

Junior (2014-15) ... Regular Season ... Swam three events at AT&T Winter Nationals (Dec. 3-6) ... Swam three events vs. Indiana, Texas and Louisville (Oct. 24-25), including a fourth-place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke ... Swam both breaststrokes at Iowa (Oct. 3-4).

Sophomore (2013-14) ... Championships Meets ... NCAA Championships (March 27-29): Did not qualify ... Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26-March 1): Finished fifth in the 200-yard breaststroke (1:55.75), sixth in the 100-yard breaststroke (53.43) and 25th in the 200-yard IM (1:48.28) ... Regular Season ... Swam three races at Northwestern (Jan. 11) ... Took third in both the 100-yard and 200-yard breaststrokes at Purdue (Jan. 10) ... Swam three events at AT&T Winter Nationals (Dec. 5-7), including a 13th-place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke (54.48) and a 14th-place finish in the 200-yard breaststroke (1:59.13) ... swam two events at the Univ. of Michigan Open (Nov. 22-24) ... took fifth in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:03.39) against Indiana and Texas (Oct. 25) ... finished third in both the 100-yard breaststroke (56.42) and 200-yard breaststroke (2:03.56) against Notre Dame and Auburn (Oct. 12) ... finished third in the 100-yard breaststroke (56.18) and swam in three other events vs. Iowa (Sept. 27).

Freshman (2012-13) ... Championship Meets ...Finished 20th in the 200-yard breaststroke (1:58.76), 24th in the 100-yard breaststroke (55.36) and 40th in the 200-yard IM (1:50.55) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 27-March 2) ...Regular Season ... swam in four events vs. Ohio State (Feb. 1-2) ...took third in the 200-yard breaststroke against Purdue (Jan. 12) ... swam three events at the Purdue Invitational (Nov. 16-18) ... swam three events at Texas/Indiana (Oct. 26) ... swam two events vs. Minnesota (Oct. 5) ... swam four events in collegiate debut against Wisconsin (Sept. 29).

Prep ... University of Detroit Jesuit (2012) ... Michigan State age group record holder in 100-yard breaststroke and 200-yard breaststroke.

Club ... Oakland Live Y'ers (2009-12).

Personal... Matthew James McNamara was born April 26, 1994 ... son of Larry and Donna McNamara ... enrolled in School of Engineering ... open major.

Career Bests

Event Time Date
100-yard Backstroke 51.36 2/8/2014
200-yard Backstroke 1:52.23 1/10/2014
100-yard Breaststroke 53.43 2/28/2014
200-yard Breaststroke 1:55.75 3/1/2014
100-yard Butterfly 53.77 11/23/2013
200-yard IM 1:48.28 2/27/2014


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