Name: Sam Mattis
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): Discus Throw
Height: 6-0
DOB: 3/29/1994
Hometown: East Brunswick, N.J.
High School: East Brunswick High School
College: University of Pennsylvania
Coach(es): Dane Miller
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 8th
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2019, 11th (discus throw)
  • Years of participation: 2019
Other Career Highlights
  • 2021 U.S. Olympic Team Trials, bronze (discus throw)
  • 2019 Outdoor USA Track and Field Championships, gold (discus throw)
  • 2015 NCAA National Champion (discus throw)
  • 2015 USTFCCCA Outdoor Male Field Scholar Athlete of the Year
Personal: Son of Marcie and Marlon...Has one sibling, Jake...Father was captain of the William & Mary track & field team in 1985 and holds the 35-lbs weight throw record and ranks No. 3 in the hammer...Favorite tv show is Rick and Morty (Always Sunny is a close second)