Swimming & Diving
Getting to Know Matt Massman
Where were you born?
What do you want to be when you grow up?
What is your favorite movie?
Why did you choose Michigan State University?
Who is your favourite MSU athlete of all time?
Name one person living or dead, that you would most like to compete against?
Top 5 songs on your iPod?
Your favorite moment in the outdoor pool?
GREEN or WHITE???
Discuss your favorite type of sandwich with the various accoutrements that you would place on said sandwich.
Junior Season: Posted the fourth-fastest time in school history and won the 50 free with a 20.44 at the TYR Invitational (11/22) ... Took first in the 100 free with a 46.90 and second in the 50 free with a 21.37 vs. Ball State (12/13) ... Placed third in the 50 free vs. Purdue (1/17) with a 21.44 ... Had a second place finish in the 50 free (21.12) and placed third in the 100 free (48.53) vs. Michigan (2/7) ... Part of the first place 200 medley relay (1:27.85), 200 free relay (1:21.27) and 400 free relay (2:58.65) teams at the TYR Invite ... 200 medley relay (1:33.57) and 400 free relay (3:07.23) teams also placed first with a vs. Purdue.
Sophomore Season: John Munley Memorial Scholarship recipient...Academic All-Big Ten selection...Posted three first-place finishes in the 100 free at St. Bonaventure (11/8) with a time of 48.27, at Ball State (12/8) with a time of 47.90 and at Valparaiso (1/11) clocking a 46.59...Earned two top-three finishes in the first meet of the season at Iowa (10/26) in the 50 free (21.71) and 100 free (47.73)...Competed in the 200 free relay at the Big Ten Championships (2/28).
Freshman Season: Scored team points in the 100 and 200 back and the 200 IM in season opener versus Iowa (10/28) ... Placed first in 50 free against Purdue (1/13) ... Notched fourth-place showing in the 50 free (21.70) versus Oakland (1/19) ... Competed in 50, 100 and 200 freestyle events at Big Ten Championships.
High School: Four-time letterwinner in swimming at Stevenson under coach Jeff Shoemaker ... Earned All-America honors in five events ... Also earned all-state and all-conference honors.
Personal: Born Dec. 24, 1987 in Detroit, Mich. ... Son of John and Maryanne Massman... Criminal justice major.
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