UNCG Track & Field BIO
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 Matthew Garr

2017 Outdoor Track & Field
Ran a season-best 52.38 in the 400 meters at the Bob Davidson Spring Kick-Off ... part of 4x100 meter relay team that took 13th with a time of 44.51 at the Aggie Invitational.

2017 Indoor Track & Field
Placed 13th in the 400 meters at the Southern Conference Championships with a time of 53.30, a career-best ... ran a 24.64 in the 200 meters at the UNCG Dual Meet Madness ... posted a career-best 1:13.54 in the 500 meters at the Virginia Tech Invitational.

2016 Outdoor Track & Field

Posted an 11.66 in the 100-meter dash at the Coastal Carolina Invitational … Ran the 200-meter dash twice, posting times of 23.65 at UNCW and 23.77 at Coastal Carolina … Ran the 400-meter race twice, notching times of 51.17 at the Southern Conference Championships and 52.10 at the Duke Invitational … Ran the 800-meter race at the High Point VertKlasse, turning in a time of 2:08.59.

2016 Indoor Track & Field
Ran the 200-meter race three times, recording the top three times for UNCG on the year … Posted a 24.21 at the High Point Team Challenge, a 24.27 at the UNCG Early Bird and a 24.30 at the Camel City Invitational … Ran a 37.56 in the 300-meter race at the Virginia Tech Invitational. 

High School
Ran four years of outdoor track at West Stokes High School where he earned All-Region and All-Conference honors for the Wildcats... ran one season of indoor track and cross country as well... set team records in the 55-meter hurdles, 300-meter hurdles and the 110-meter hurdles... was a member of the Wildcats swim team for three years... was student body president at WSHS

Personal
Matthew Kevin Garr... Born June 17, 1996... son of James and Patricia Garr... majoring in Biochemistry.

Top Times
Indoor Track & Field
200m: 24.21 (High Point Team Challenge, 2/11/16)
300m: 37.56 (Virginia Tech Invitational, 1/15/16)
400m: 53.30 (SoCon Championships, 2/25/17)
500m: 1:13.54 (Virginia Tech Invitational, 1/14/17)

Outdoor Track & Field
100m: 11.66 (Coastal Carolina Invitational, 3/11/16)
200m: 23.65 (UNCW Seahawk Invitational, 3/12/16)
400m: 51.17 (Southern Conference Championships, 5/12/16)

Year: Senior
Hometown: King, N.C.
High School: West Stokes
Major: Biochemisty