Matthew Dynan
Matthew Dynan
City: Reading, Mass.
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Reading, Mass.
High School: Reading Memorial

Career Achievements

• 2017 NCAA All-New England
• 2016, 2017 NEWMAC All-Conference
• 2017 USTFCCCA All-Academic

Career Highlights

2017: As a junior, competed in six of seven races…posted five top-10 finishes, which includes a pair of victories, and owned the best average 8k time (25:43) on the squad…won Babson’s season-opening 5k dual meet at Wheaton on September 1…followed it up with a career-best time of 25:23 to win the UMass Dartmouth Invitational on September 16…came in fifth after crossing the finish line with a time of 25:38 at the Saratoga Invitational on September 30…placed eighth with a time of 25:38 at the Connecticut College Invitational on October 14…came in fourth for the second year in a row with a time of 25:48 at the NEWMAC Championship meet on October 29…came in 34th with a time of 26:12 to earn all-region honors at the NCAA New England Championship on November 11.

2016: As a sophomore, competed in all six races…recorded two victories and four top-five finishes…led the team with an average 8k time of 26:15…won the Beavers’ season-opening 5k meet at Wheaton on September 2 with a time of 16:30…also came in first with a time of 27:41 in the 8k Smith Invitational on September 10…finished fifth with a time of 26:30 at the Codfish Bowl at Franklin Park on September 24…placed 25th with a time of 25:38 at the Connecticut College Invitational on October 15…recorded the top individual finish in program history (fourth) with a time of 25:55 at the NEWMAC Championship on October 29…finished with a season-best time of 25:33 to place 38th at the NCAA New England Championship at Westfield State on November 12.

2015: As a first-year, competed in all five of the team’s races…finished first on the team with an average 8K time (26:41)…posted a pair of top-four results in four 8k meets...made his collegiate debut with a time of 16:25 to win a 5k dual meet against Wheaton on September 4…came in 17th with a season-best time of 25:54 at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational on September 19…placed 85th with a time of 27:06 at the Connecticut College Invitational on October 17…came in 25th with a time of 27:20 at the NEWMAC Championship meet on November 1…finished 95th with a time of 26:25 at the NCAA New England Championship on November 14…was selected as the NEWMAC Runner of the Week twice, and the ECAC Rookie of the Week once.

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