Matt Pinney
Matt Pinney
Height: 5-11
Weight: 230
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Mansfield
High School: E.O. Smith '15

High School: Four-year member of the track & field program who threw the shot and discus... Class "M" state indoor champion... senior captain... 

PERSONAL: born Matthew B. Pinney February 26, 1997 in Pusan, South Korea… Parents: Joan and Brian… Sibling: Joe… Major: Physical Education… Career Plans: Teaching…Residence: Mansfield, CT...

INDIVIDUAL CAREER HONORS

2015/16: Indoor T&F 2x All-LEC Selection (3rd in shot put at Little East meet, 8th in shot put in NE Alliance meet)

2016/17: Indoor T&F LEC Academic Honor Roll Outdoor T&F LEC Academic Honor Roll

MATT... REVEALED

Your pre-game ritual: Listening to music 

Personal goal for the season: Breaking the indoor record 

Your most overused phrase: Dude...

Favorite place to stop for food after a competition: Boston Market

If you were to choose a superpower what would it be: Super strength

If you could travel anywhere in the world where would you go: Brazil 

Biggest crisis facing the world: Wage gap 

Your spirit animal: Largemouth bass

Something no one would miss if it were to be blown up/destroyed: Pinecone 

One thing you would like to do before you died: Fish the Amazon River 

The automobile you would buy tomorrow if you had the money: 1968 Dodge Charger R/T

Dream job: Professional bass fisherman 

Job you consider the hardest or worst to do for a living: Roughneck 

Longest time you have watched a Netflix series: 6 Months

Favorite Olympic sport to watch: Shot put

Greatest story to come out of the 2016 Olympics: Ryan Crouser breaking the shot put olympic record

What was the best/worst place Pokemon Go has brought you: I don’t play that silly game

Favorite Instagram filter: O'natural 

Greatest sports dynasty of all-time: The 1994-95 Chicago Bulls

INDOOR      
Date Meet Mark Finish
WEIGHT      
2015/16      
January   16 Coast Guard 34-11# 11th (13)   
January   23 Smith  30-0  17th (21) 
January   30 Springfield 34-5 1/2 14th (20)
       
SHOT PUT      
2017/18      
December  9 RIC 44-0 1/2 2nd (32)
January     20 Plymouth State 44-6 3/4 2nd (17)
January     27 Springfield 46-2 1/2# 1st (14)
February     3 Wesleyan 44-4 3/4 6th (43)
February   10 LEC 44-2 3/4 2nd (7)
  NE Alliance   8th (21)
2016/17      
January   14  Coast Guard 43-0 1/2 1st (7)
January   21 Plymouth State 43-7 2nd (11)
January   28 Springfield 42-6 3/4  1st (16)
February   4 URI 43-11 3/4 10th (21)
February 11 NE Alliance 43-2 1/4  11th (20)
  LEC    4th (8)
February 18 NE DIII 40-4 1/4 22nd (25)
2015/16      
January   16 Coast Guard     42-6     3rd (13)
January   23 Smith                    42-7        8th (31)
January   30 Springfield 42-10 3/4     4th (24)
February   6 Boston U. 43-0 1/4   
13th (34)
February  13 NE Alliance 42- 6/4 8th (27)
  LEC   3rd (11)
       
OUTDOOR        
SHOT PUT      
2018      
March     30 Warrior Invite 44-2 3/4 2nd (12)
April        6 Regis 41-7 1/4 2nd (28)
April        7 Coast Guard 43-8 1/2 1st (9)
April       14 Mt. Holyoke 44-9 2nd (20)
April       20 ECSU 45-3 3/4 3rd (13)
April       28 NE Alliance 46-3 1/4# 5th (19)
      2nd (6)
May         5 NE DIII 45-2 1/2 12th (22)
2017      
March      25  Wesleyan 43-1 1st (20)
April         2 UMass Dart 43-5 1/4 3rd (26)
April         8 AIC 40-8 3/4 11th (34)
April         15 Mt. Holyoke 43-10 1st (8)
April         21 ECSU 43-3 3/4 3rd (15)
April         29 LEC 40-8 1/4 t-5th (9)
  NE Alliance   20th (24)
2016      
March      26 Wesleyan 41-2 1/2# 5th (33)
April          2 Coast Guard 42-11 1/2 2nd (34)
April          9 Smith 41-9 3/4
3rd (27)
April        16 Conn 42-10 1/4 8th (45)
April        22 ECSU 45-7 1st (13)
April        30 NE Alliance 42-1 1/2 9th (30)
  LEC   5th (11)
May          7 NE DIII 42-2
19th (20)
       
DISCUS      
2018      
March        30 Warrior Invite 116-6 2nd (10)
April            7 Coast Guard 116-11 5th (10)
April           14 Mt. Holyoke 129-6# 2nd (14)
April           28 NE Alliance 126-0 7th (20)
  LEC   3rd (6)
2017      
April            2  UMass Dart 96-2 15th (28)
April          15 Mt. Holyoke 115-5 1st (5)
April          21 ECSU 125-6 2nd (10)
2016      
March        26 Wesleyan 124-8 4th (31)
April           2 Coast Guard 120-6  8th (40)
April           9 Smith 122-11 2nd (22)
April          16 Conn 125-5 9th (43)
April          22 ECSU 127-4 2nd (10)
April          30 NE Alliance 114-5 17th (30)
  LEC   8th (13)
 #-Personal best