Matthew Centrowitz

Track and Field

Name: Matthew Centrowitz
Discipline: 1500-meter
Height: 5-9
Weight: 133
DOB: 10/18/1989
Birthplace: Bettsville, Md.
Hometown: Anapolis, Md.
High School: Broadneck High School (Anapolis, Md.) '07
College: Oregon '11, Sociology


Olympic Experience:
  • 2012 Olympic Games, 4th (1500-meter)
Career Highlights:
  • 2015 IAAF World Championships, 8th 
  • 2015 National mile champion (4:01.40)
  • 2012 USA Indoor runner-up
  • 2011 USA Outdoor champion
  • 2011 NCAA Outdoor champion
  • 2011 World Outdoor, bronze 
  • 2008 USA Junior 5,000-meter champion
  • 2007 Pan Am Junior champion
  • Three-time PAC-10 champion
  • Seven-time NCAA Division I All-American

Fun Facts: The former University of Oregon Duck turned pro after 2011 and holds school records in the 1,500-meter and distance medley relay ... He was the first Oregon Duck undergrad since Steve Prefontaine to win a USA Outdoor championship and holds two school records ... His father, Matthew, was a two-time Olympian and an All-American distance runner at Oregon

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