Name: Matty Beniers
Position: Forward
Sport: Ice Hockey
Height: 6-1
DOB: 11/5/2002
Birthplace: Hingham, Mass.
Hometown: Hingham, Mass.
College: University of Michigan ‘24
Team/Club: Michigan Wolverines
Coach(es): Mel Pearson
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2022)
  • Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, 5th
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2021 – bronze
  • Years of participation: 2021
  • Medals 1 (1 bronze)
  • Bronze – 2021
Personal: Son of Christine and Bob Beniers...Has two siblings, Gianna and Bobby...Brother Bobby plays hockey at Williams College and father played football at Cornell University...Father, Bob Beniers, coached Matthew for 11 years...Childhood hockey idol was Pavel Datsyuk...Favorite sport outside of hockey is baseball...Favorite TV show is Friends