ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Matthew Karle
Matthew Karle
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Mt. Kisco, N.Y.
High School: Fox Lane
Position: Breaststroke/IM
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Quincy

Personal Records
100 Free: 51.01 (Cornell & Dartmouth, 11/10/12)
100 Breast: 56.26 (Ivy League Championships, 3/7/13)
200 Breast: 2:01.01 (Ivy League Championships, 3/7/13)
200 IM: 1:53.56 (UGA Fall Invite, 11/30/12)
400 IM: 3:52.54 (Ivy League Championships, 3/7/13) 

Sophomore 2012-13
Placed 20th in the 200 breast with a time of 2:03.96 and was 21st in the 100 breast with a time of 58.04 at the UGA Fall Invite Nov. 30 - Dec. 2 ... Competed in the 100 breaststroke (3:52.54), 200 breaststroke (2:01.02) and the 400 IM (3:52.54) at the Ivy League Championships (March 7-9).

Freshman 2011-12
Placed eigth in the 200 breast with a time of 2:12.04 against Cornell and Dartmouth Nov. 12 ... Took part in the 200 medley relay at the UNC Invitiational Nov. 19 ... Finished second in the 200 breast against Brown Jan. 19.

Before Harvard
Member of the varsity swimming team throughout high school tenure and team captain as a senior … USA Swimming Academic All-American sophomore through senior year … Earned all-state accolades all four years of high school … Named New York State Scholar Athlete of the Year as a senior … A four-time all-section selection … Section champion in the 100 breaststroke and state finalist … School record holder in the 100 breaststroke … Salutatorian and vice president of senior class … Hobbies include playing the piano and violin, boating, cooking and eating … Brother, James Karle, is the captain of the Boston College men’s swimming team and will graduate in 2012.