Matthew Matejka
Matthew Matejka
Year: Senior
Hometown: Wellesley, Mass.
High School: Wellesley
Major: Economics
Residential College: Pierson

2018-19 (Senior): Captain of the 2018-2019 season.

2017-18 (Junior): Rowed in the second varsity eight throughout the regulat season. Rowed in the fourth varsity eight that placed third at the Eastern Sprints.

2016-17 (Sophomore): Rowed stroke seat of the second varsity eight with regular season wins over Navy, MIT and Georgetown, Penn and Columbia, Dartmouth, and Princeton. Five seat of the second varsity eight that placed second at the Eastern Sprints. Bow seat of the coxed four that placed seventh at the IRA National Championship Regatta. 

2015-16 (First Year): Rowed four seat of the second varsity eight that went 8-1 during the regular season with wins over Navy, MIT and Georgetown, Penn and Columbia, Dartmouth, Princeton and Harvard. Four seat of the second varsity eight that won the Cornell Cup at the 2016 EARC Sprints Regatta. Two seat of the coxed four that placed fourth  at the IRA National Championship Regatta. Two seat of the coxed four that reached the quarter finals of the Prince Albert Challenge Cup at the 2016 Henley Royal Regatta.

Before Yale: Member of Community Rowing, Inc. from 2011-2015 ... Finished third in heavyweight 8+ at 2015 Youth Nationals ... Finished fourth in lightweight 8+ at 2013 Youth National Championships ... Multiple finals appearances at Royal Canadian Henley Regatta.

Personal: Energy Studies Scholar ... Enjoys reading, cycling and cooking.