Matthew O'Donoghue
Matthew O'Donoghue
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Haddonfield, N.J.
High School: St. Joseph's Prep
Major: Mechanical engineering
Residential College: Silliman

2011-12: Stroked the 1V at Eastern Sprints and IRA's, finishing fourth and third, respectively.

2010-11: Won the Head of the Charles in the Lightweight Four... Stroked the Eastern Sprints-winning 1F to an undefeated season.

Off the WaterVolunteered in an organized team participation in the 2012 Iron Oar Challenge benefitting men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces who have returned from combat, and honoring the memory of those that have fallen…Volunteer member of the Big Brothers Big Sisters program…Worked as a lifeguard at the Avalon beach patrol, Senior guard on 35th street beach…CPR certified and personal watercraft qualified…Cape May county lifeguard of the week in July 2012...Represented Avalon at the 2012 Lifeguard Superathlon.

Before Yale: Captain of the rowing team at St. Joseph's Prep... Won the Lightweight Eight at the Stotesbury Cup Regatta in 2010... Two-time silver medalist at SRAA Nationals in the Lightweight Eight.

Personal: Member of Silliman College.