Matthew Chapa | Sprints/Hurdles

169Matthew-Chapen_IMG_7131.jpgHeight: 6-6

Year: Junior

Hometown: Buffalo, Minn.

Previous School: Mayer Lutheran

Major: Middle Level Education - Math & History

2012-13 Bests
600 meter run: 1:27.13 (Concordia Invite)
600 yard run: 1:19.36 (UNK Invite)
200 meter dash: 23.83 (Concordia Twilight)
400 meter dash: 51.37 (Doane Relays)
400 meter hurdles: 1:03.45 (Concordia Twilight)
Long jump: 18' .25" (Concordia Twilight)

2014 NAIA Outdoor National Qualifier (4x800m relay)
2014 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
2014 GPAC Indoor All-Conference (600 meters)
2012 GPAC Indoor All-Conference (4x800m relay)

High School
Matthew competed for the Mayer Lutheran Crusaders for three years ... He earned three varsity letters and was team captain for one year ... He competed at the state meet for two years and medaled once in a relay ... He also played basketball for four years.

Born September 20 in Worthington, Minnesota ... Son of Deb and Jim Chapa ... Has one younger brother and one younger sister.