Spencer Mattox  
Spencer  Mattox

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Milton, WI

High School:
Milton HS

Event:
Breaststroke


11/22/2014

Grand Prix Day3

Swimming

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2014-15 Sophomore Season: Second-year letterwinner • Most Improved, voted by team • At the 2015 Big Ten Championships, Mattox recorded two personal bests and finished 11th in the 200 breast and 17th in the 100 breast (2/27-2/28) • During the 2015 Minnesota Challenge, he finished 1st in the 100 breast and 23rd in the 100 back (2/7) • Finished 2nd in the 200 breast and 5th in the 100 breast against Purdue and Northwestern (1/30-1/31) • Placed 2nd in the 200 breast and 5th in the 100 breast at N.C. State (1/23-1/25) • Finished 4th in the 100 breast and 3rd in the 200 breast at Hawaii (1/7) • During the 2014 Jean K. Freeman Invite, Mattox finished 8th in the 200 IM, 33rd in the 200 free, 34th in the 100 free and 44th in the 100 fly (12/5-12/6) • Mattox finished 12th in the 100 breast, 18th in the 200 breast and 47th in the 200 IM at the 2014 Arena Grand Prix at Minneapolis (11/20-11/22) • Placed 5th in the 100 breast and 7th in the 200 breast at Florida (11/8) • Finished 4th in the 100 breast and 5th in the 200 breast against Iowa (10/31) • Took 1st in the 100 breast and 5th in the 50 breast against North Dakota (10/24) • Placed 5th in the 100 breast and 6th in the 200 breast vs. Wisconsin (10/17).

2013-2014 Freshman Season:
First-year letterwinner • Placed 1st in the 200 breast (2:01.31), 3rd in the 100 breast (56.02), and 47th in the 50 free (25.16) at the Minnesota Challenge (02/07-02/08)• Placed 4th in the 200 breast (2:04.42) and 6th in the 100 breast (57.50) vs. Purdue and Wisconsin-Madison (01/31-02/01)• Placed 4th in the 200 breast (2:05.77) and 4th in the 100 breast (56.96) vs. NC State (01/24)• Placed 3rd in the 200 breast (2:08.42) and 7th in the 400 IM (4:15.06) at the Jean Freeman Invitational (12/07)• Finished 17th in the 200 IM (1:57.02), placed 1st in the 200 breast (2:02.13), and placed 2nd in the 100 breast (56.81) at the Minnesota Grand Prix (11/14-11/16)• Placed 2nd in the 200 breast (2:08.24) and 3rd in the 100 breast (58.72) vs. North Dakota(11/09)• Placed 7th in the 200 breast (2:08.69) and 8th in the 100 breast (1:00.12) vs. Iowa (11/01)• Placed 4th in the 100 breast (59.11) and 5th in the 200 breast (2:08.44) vs. Wisconsin (10/18-10/19)• Placed 4th in the 200 breast (2:07.50) and 6th in the 100 breast (58.73) vs. Florida (10/12).

High School:
Graduate of Milton High School (2013) • graduated with High Honors • received Academic letter • swam for high school team under instruction of Tom Leider • three-time letter-winner in swimming • received All-Conference honors from 2012 to 2013 • received All-State honors from 2012 to 2013 • enters freshman season with times of 57.03 in 100 breast, 2:03.23 in 200 breast, and 1:55.55 in the 200 IM.

Personal: Born December 9, 1994 • son of Brent Mattox, Sara and Ryan Wright • has three siblings, Reagan, Addison, and Zoe • plans to major in political science • his favorite swimming memories were when he won state his senior year, and almost making the Olympic Trials cut for the 200 breaststroke at the NCSA Junior Nationals • enjoys playing guitar and singing • interested in foreign policy.

Mattox’s Top Times:
100 breast – 54.45 – 2015
200 breast – 1:56.99 – 2015