Matt Lee
Matt Lee
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Novi, Mich.
High School: Novi High School
Position: Freestyle
Years at Yale: Bulldog Aquatic Club

2010-2011: 1650-yard freestyle: 11th at Ivy League Championships (15:48.52)...1st at Terrier Invitational (15:54.16)...5th at HYP (15:41.80)...1000-yard freestyle: 10th at Ivy League Championships (9:24.97)...1st vs. Columbia (9:33.45)...1st vs. Cornell (9:31.17)...1st vs. Penn/Dartmouth (9:24.18)...2nd vs. UConn (9:30.81)...1st vs. Brown (9:25.85)...500-yard freestyle: 20th at Ivy League Championships (4:33.69)...2nd vs. Columbia (4:39.70)...4th at Terrier Invitational (4:38.50)...2nd vs. Cornell (4:39.18)...3rd vs. Penn/Dartmouth (4:36.89)...5th at HYP (4:33.27)...2nd vs. UConn (4:38.92)...2nd vs. Brown (4:37.63)...400-yard IM: 13th at HYP (4:05.04)...5th at Terrier Invitational (4:05.06).

2009-2010: Honorable Mention All-American…1650-yard freestyle: Fifth  overall at Ivy League Championships (15:33.40)…1000-yard freestyle: First against UMass (9:34.88)…First against Cornell (9:39.53)…First overall against Penn/Dartmouth (9:31.86)…Third against Navy (9:35.60)…Sixth overall at Ivy League Championships (9:16.69)…500-yard freestyle: First against UMass (4:37.49)…Second against Cornell (4:39.62)…Second overall against Penn/Dartmouth (4:41.07)…Second against Navy (4:39.25)…11th at Ivy League Championships (4:30.96).

2008-2009: 1000-yard freestyle: 14th overall at Ivy League Championships…Third overall against Penn, Dartmouth…First overall against Columbia (9:33.03)…500-yard freestyle: 11th overall at University of Virginia Invitational…Ninth overall at HYP…200-yard freestyle: First overall against Southern Connecticut (1:45.93).

2007-2008: 1650-yard freestyle: First overall at Terrier Invitational…Team’s top time of the season (15:48.12)…1000-yard freestyle: First overall against Dartmouth, Penn (9:33.16)…Yale’s top time of the season (9:23.08)…800-meter freestyle: Second overall (8:19.88) against Cornell, Navy…500-yard freestyle: Posted Yale’s second best time of the season (4:30.66).

Before Yale: Third in Speedo Junior Nationals in 800-meter freestyle…Fifth in 400-meter freestyle…President of high school class…President of SADD.

Personal: Majoring in biology…Member of Calhoun College.

Extracurricular Interests: Korean American Students at Yale Club…IMPACT Church…Research at Yale Stem Cell Center.

Mentor: My older sisters and brothers.

Favorite Athlete: Chauncy Billups

Hobbies: Reading Japanese Manga

Interesting Fact: Studies too much.