Matt Klonowski
Matt Klonowski
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincolnshire, Ill.
High School: Stevenson
Events: Distance

Shows untapped potential and has the ability to mix it up with the top guys on the team, per the staff.

2018 Cross Country: Delivered a strong showing at the Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 10) by finishing as the Scots’ No. 5, and in doing so, helped Wooster to its best finish since 2013 … Was the team’s No. 7 at the NCAC Championships (Oct. 27) with a time of 28:01.1 … Placed 10th with 5000 meters time of 18:15.4 during old-school dual meet win over Denison (Sept. 20).

2018 Outdoor: Ran in the preliminary heats of the 800 meters at the NCAC Championships (May 4-5) … Top 800 time (1:59.62) came at the Kenyon Spring Invitational (April 21), and garnered a fifth-place finish.

2018 Indoor: Contributed towards the team score on Wooster’s fifth-place distance medley relay, that came in at 10:49.71 at the NCAC Championships (March 2-3) … Earned a spot in the 4x400 relay at the All-Ohio Championships (Feb. 10) … Logged a pair of top-five showings at the Fighting Scots Invitational (Jan. 27).

2017 Cross Country: Lone rookie to earn a spot on Wooster’s seven-harrier contingent at the Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 11) … Sixth Scot to cross at the regional meet (28:50.1) and at the NCAC Championships (Oct. 28) … One of six Scots with a sub-27:00 time at the NCAC Championships … Placed 41st with a time of 26:57.4, a clip good for a spot in the top half of the field.

Prior to Wooster: Lettered in cross country, fencing, and track & field at Stevenson High School … Prepped for John Schauble.

Personal: Born June 4, 1999 … Son of Marek and Maria Klonowski … Majoring in chemistry and physics.