Luis Matos
Luis Matos
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Hartford, Conn.
High School: Golden Valley HS
Position: Sprints

OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD FRESHMAN (2014): Was one of the top sprinters for the Titans as a freshman during the 2014 outdoor track and field season... recorded a personal-best in the 100-meter dash at the Big West Championships on May 17 as he posted a time of 10.58 to finish fourth overall... also won the Big West Challenge on April 11 as he finished with a time of 10.83 in the 100-meter dash... won the 200-meter dash at the Steve Scott Invite on May 4 as he posted a personal-best time of 21.95... also went on to win the 200-meter dash race at the same meet with a time of 22.18... was a key contributor for the Titan men in the relay races as he helped post season-best times of 41.57 at the Big West Challenge in the 4x100m and 3:13.17 in the 4x400m at the Big West Championship... had 18 top-four finishes during the season and held the top three times in the 100-meter dash for the Titans.

GOLDEN VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL
Competed in four years of track and field and one season of football for the Bulldogs… during his senior season was named the team’s mvp for track and recorded a personal best 100m (10.66) and 200m (21.59).

PERSONAL
Born in Hartford, Conn… parents are Julio and Wanda… has two siblings, Christian and Elizabeth… majoring in criminal justice with career aspirations of becoming a public administrator in the police force and work for the FBI… lists playing xbox, reading, and walking among some of his hobbies… immigrated from Puerto Rico and credits his parents to giving him opportunities.

FAVORITES
Place to Run: Fullerton University Track
Athletic Team: Cal State Fullerton, USA, Puerto Rico, Cuba
Athlete: Tyson Gay, Usain Bolt
Movie: Training Day, Cars, Lion King
Musical Artist: Bruno Mars, Lana Del Rey, Lorde
Book: Pendragon, Cirque De Freake
Actor/Actress: Will Smith
Food: Spaghetti, Steak, Pancakes