Matt Crawford
Matt  Crawford


Citrus Heights, Calif.

High School:
Bella Vista HS '03

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 170

Sprint Free


2005-06: Competed in three events plus 800 free relay at Big West Conference Championships... Best finish was 17th in 50 free... Also earned second swims in 100 free (20th) and 100 breast (23rd).

2004-05: Advanced to consolation race at Big West meet in 50 free, placing 13th... Also advanced in 100 free (24th) and 200 back (23rd) at conference... Anchored 4th-place 200 free relay and `B' squads in 800 free relay and 200 medley relay.

2003-04: Earned second swim in 100 back at Pacific Collegiate Swimming Conference meet, placing 25th... Also competed in 50, 100 and 200 free at conference meet.

BELLA VISTA HS '03: Earned All-Capitol Athletic League honors in swimming as a senior... Was a three-time MVP... Enjoyed outstanding senior year in water polo, capturing All-CAL honors for a second straight season... Also named to All-Sac-Joaquin Section and all-city teams... Scored 113 goals and added 36 assists and 120 steals... Swam for Rollingwood Rockets in Fair Oaks, setting a league record in 50 free.

PERSONAL: Born in Sacramento, Calif.... Parents are Marion & Patricia Crawford... Has not declared a major... Career highlight was breaking a 29-year-old BVHS school breaststroke record... Cites Ian Thorpe as his sports hero.