Men's Track


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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