Matt Chisholm
Matt Chisholm
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Farmington, Conn.
High School: Farmington High School
Major: Political Science
Residential College: Trumbull

Yale PRs

800m 1:55.44

1,000m 2:26.55

1,500m 3:51.62

Mile 4:08.28

3,000m 8:25.95

XC 5k 15:25.2

XC 8k 25:14.7

High School PRs

800m 1:53.61

Mile 4:11.17

2k Steeple 5:58

3,000m 8:46.10

2016-2017: Placed 12th and inside Elis' top seven at Fordham Invite… Competed at Harvard/Yale/Princeton and finished seventh on the team at Notre Dame Joe Piane Invite… Ran eight-kilometer personal best of almost a minute at Princeton Invite… Finished season with first Ivy League Cross Country Championships appearance.

2015-2016: Set 8k personal best in first race of the season at Harvard-Yale-Princeton… Placed fifth on the team at the New England Championships… Finished 36th at the CCSU Mini Meet, where he finished third on the team… Raced at the Ivy League Championships, placing 84th overall... Ran on second-place DMR team at Ivy League Indoor Championships… Also finished 10th in prelims of 1,000-meter run at this meet… Placed ninth in mile run at IC4A Championships and set personal best in prelims for this event… Set 800-meter run personal best at Harvard/Yale… Ran 1,500-meter season best at Virginia Challenge… Ran on 4x800-meter relay team that placed seventh at Ivy League Outdoor Championships and ninth at IC4As… Also competed in individual 1,500-meter run at Ivies.

2014-2015: Finished fourth for the Bulldogs at the CCSU Mini Meet, setting an XC 5k personal best. Competed in multiple events during the indoor season, including the 4x800-meter relay and distance medley relay... Placed sixth in the mile and set a personal best at Harvard/Princeton/Yale... Ran a leg of the Bulldogs’ second-place DMR at Indoor Ivy League Championships... Raced the mile at Indoor IC4A Championships... Ran 800-meter personal best at Sam Howell on the outdoor track... Competed at Outdoor Ivy League Championships in the 1,500-meter run.

High School: Three-time state champion in 1,600-meters and two-time state open champion (one in 800-meters and one in 1,600-meters)...New England champion in the mile...All-American in the 2,000-meter steeplechase...Holds Connecticut state record in 2,000-meter steeplechase and school records in 800-meters; 1,000-meters; 1,600-meters; mile; 2,000-meter steeplechase and 3,000-meters...Member of varsity swim team for two years.

Personal: Enjoys participating in triathlons.