Matt Zugibe
Matt  Zugibe

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Stony Point, N.Y.

High School:
North Rockland HS

Event:
Breaststroke/Butterfly/IM


PRONUNCIATION:



2016-17 Freshman Season: Earned a 50.69 in the 100-yard fly against North Dakota • earned a 1:55.20 in the 200-yard fly at the Minnesota Invitational.

High School/Club:
Graduate of North Rockland High School, where he swam under the instruction of coach David Holmes • swam the 100 butterfly in 48.98 to break the high school record • set high school, county and section record in 100 breaststroke (55.62) and 200 IM (1:51.22) • finished second at the New York State Championships in the 100 breaststroke and 200 IM • All-American in 100 breaststroke and 200 IM • Rockland County Athlete of the Year • earned Journal News Scholar Athlete of the Week honors • swam for Phoenix Aquatic Club for coach Donald Wagner • set club record in 100 butterfly, 100 breaststroke, and 200 IM • Eastern Zone Speedo Sectionals Champion in the 100 Fly. 

Personal: Son of Matt and Carol Zugibe • two older sisters, Meghan and Aubrey • majoring in elementary education. 

Top Times at Minnesota
Event  Time Date
100 fly 50.25 12/3/17
200 fly 1:55.20 11/12/16
100 breast 56.48 12/2/16

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