As a Junior:
Placed 12th at the Atlantic 10 Championships in the 100-yard free (47.88) and 15th in the 50-yard free (22.01) ... ranked third on the UMass team in the 50-yard free (21.90 at A-10's), fifth in the 100-yard free (47.88 at A-10's), sixth in the 200-yard free (1:46.01 at A-10's), and eighth in the 100-yard back (1:00.43 vs. New Hampshire) ... member of UMass' top team in the 200-yard free relay (1:24.15 at A-10's) ... named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and the UMass Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
As a Sophomore:
Ranked fifth on the team in the 200-yard free (1:45.92 at Atlantic 10's) and 100-yard free (47.65 at A-10's) ... named to the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll and UMass Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
As a Freshman:
Ranked fifth on the team in the 50-yard (21.89 at A-10's) and 100-yard free (47.90 at A-10's).
Four-year letterwinner at Naugatuck (Conn.) High School ... two-time All-League Champion in the 50-yard free ... placed second at the league meet in the 100-yard free ... helped his team capture three league titles ... three-time All-League selection ... Academic All-America pick ... twice named Republican-American Player of the Week.
Full name is Matthew Bott Woodfield ... born April 8, 1981, in Waterbury, Conn. ... son of Gregory and Lori Woodfield ... majoring in Mathematics.