Men's Track & Field

Matt Baum
Matt Baum
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wallingford, CT
High School: Sheehan High School
Position: Sprints

Collegiate Personal Bests:
400 Meter Dash: 51.71
500 Meter Run: 1:07.38
400 Meter Hurdles: 55.69

2018 Outdoor: Won the silver medal in the 4x400 (3:26.94) at the 2018 Mark Young Invitational...Won the gold medal for the 4x400 (3:29.57) and silver for the 400 meter hurdles (56.55) at the CCSU Track & Field Invitational...Finished fourth and set a personal best for the 400 meter hurdles (55.69) at the Northeast Conference Championship.

2018 Indoor: Set a personal best time in the 400 meter dash (51.71) and finished fifth at the 2018 Yale Collegiate Invitational...Won the bronze medal for the 4x400 (3:27.57) at the Joe Donahue Games...Set a personal best for the 500 meter dash (1:07.39) and finished 22nd overall at the Boston University John Thomas Terrier Classic...Finished seventh in DMR (10:37.96) at the NEICAAA Indoor Track & Field Championships...Came in fifth for 4x400 (3:24.30) at the 2018 NEC Indoor Track & Field Championships.

2017 Indoor: Competed at the the URI Coaches Tribute Invitational in the 500 meter dash, running a time of 1:09.98 and placing 10th overall. 

2016 Outdoor: Competed in the 400 meter hurdles, setting a personal record time of 57.60 in the preliminaries of the NEC Championships...Recorded fourth place best finish of the season at the CCSU Invite in the 400H for running a time of 58.72.

2016 Indoor: Set a personal record in the 500 meter run in the preliminary race of NEC Championships in 1:08.59...Ran another career best time in the 400 meter dash at the Joe Donahue Games.

Before Central: Ran track and field for Mark T. Sheehan High School under Coach Charles Farley...Was an All-SCC member for the 4x400 Meter Relay and the Sprint Medley.