Name: Jack Matthews
Sport: Diving
Height: 5-9
Weight: 148
DOB: 11/18/2002
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio
Hometown: Powell, Ohio
High School: Olentangy Liberty High School
College: Ohio State University
College Major: Business Marketing
Coach(es): Justin Sochor
Youth Olympic Games Experience
  • 2018
Other Career Highlights
  • Two-time FINA World Junior Diving Championships team member (2016, 2018)
  • 2017 Junior Pan American Championships silver medalist (1-meter)
Personal: Son of Jon and Jill Matthews ...Has two siblings, Ford and Kathryn...Jack began diving in 2008 at the age of six...He trains four hours a day, five days a week...His favorite dive is 307C...He says knowing that not every practice is going to be a good one is the most challenging aspect of his training...His favorite diver is Cao Yuan...Jack's favorite meal outside of competition is chicken fried rice....Jack describes himself as determined, confident and hard-working...Jack enjoys video games, football, basketball, MMA, YouTube, and twitch...If he could meet anyone, it would be LeBron James...Is studying Japanese and would like to move to Japan after college