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Matt King

Freestyle
Position
Sophomore
Class
Snohomish, Wash.
Hometown
Alabama
Previous School
Matt King - Swimming & Diving - Virginia Cavaliers

All-America 
2021 (at Alabama): 100 Individual Free, 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay, 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay

Virginia Career Bests
50 Free:
19.47
100 Free: 42.54
100 Fly: 48.64

AT ALABAMA
• 2021 Southeastern Conference Champion in the 100 Freestyle (41.66)
• 2021 Southeastern Conference runner-up in the 50 Freestyle (18.96)
• 2021 First Team All-American individually in the 100 Freestyle
• Ended 2021 as the 3rd fastest freshman in NCAA history after leading off Alabama’s 4x 100 Free Relay in 41.63.
• Placed 5th in the 100 Individual Freestyle at the NCAA Championships
• Earned five All-America Honors (one individual, four relay) at the NCAA Championships
• Led off the 3rd place 200 yard freestyle relay and the 7th place 400 freestyle relay at NCAA Championships
• Anchored the 12th place 200 medley relay and 14th place 400 medley relay at the NCAA Championships
• Led off the 1st place 400 freestyle relay setting an Alabama school record at the SEC Championships
• Led off the 3rd place 200 freestyle relay and anchored the 2nd place 200 medley relay and 3rd place 400 medley relay at the SEC Championships.

BACKGROUND
• Coached by Andrew Nguyen, Ash Milad and Bellevue Club Swim Team
• Also coached by Ron Belleza and Glacier Peak High School
• 2020 USA Swimming Olympic Trials qualifier
• USA Swimming Scholastic All-American
• Ranked in the World 100
• Washington State High School Champion in the 50 and 100 freestyles
• Silver medalist the USA Swimming Summer Junior National Championships
• Winter Junior National Champion in the 100 freestyle

PERSONAL
• Son of Linda and Craig King
• Brothers, Chris, Brian