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    Mathew McHugh
    Mathew McHugh
    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Exeter, NH

    High School:
    Exteter

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 225

    Event:
    Throws

    Birthdate:
    10/16/1987

    AT ILLINOIS

    2007
    Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.

    High School
    State champion in the discus in 2006 ... New England runner-up in the discus in 2006 ... Holds school record in the discus ... Named Foster's Daily Democrat Athlete of the Year ... Earned one letter in track and field ... Also played basketball.

    Personal
    Born Oct. 16, 1987 ... Son of John and Christine McHugh ... Has one brother, Thomas ... Favorite athlete is Pyrros Dimas, a weightlifter in Greece ... Majoring in physics.

    HIGH SCHOOL PERSONAL BEST
    Discus: 178-2 (54.30m)

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