Matt Zugibe
Matt  Zugibe

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Stony Point, N.Y.

High School:
North Rockland HS

Event:
Breaststroke/Butterfly/IM


PRONUNCIATION:



2017-18 Sophomore Season: Took eighth place in the 200-yard fly (1:58.41) and eighth in the 100-yard fly (52.23) against Denver • placed fourth in the 100-yard breast (55.38) at the Minnesota Invitational • finished fifth in the 100-yard breast (57.23) vs. Florida State.

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 12/3/2017
200 fly 1:55.20 11/12/2016
100 breast 55.38 12/1/2017

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers Hold Annual End of Season Banquet

Gophers Hold Annual End of Season Banquet

4/16/2018 - M. Swimming

Minnesota celebrated the 2017-18 season at its annual banquet to recognize the team's accomplishments as well as individual award winners.

Gophers 2017-18 Season Rewind

Gophers 2017-18 Season Rewind

4/3/2018 - M. Swimming

2017-18 saw the team earn individual championship titles, impressive dual record, numerous individual top times and new school record times.

Gophers Finish 15th at NCAA Meet

Gophers Finish 15th at NCAA Meet

3/24/2018 - M. Swimming

The University of Minnesota earns their best finish at the NCAA meet since 2011.

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