Men's Track

    Matt Harris Up Close

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    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Matt Harris a senior on the Indiana track and field team. Harris, who is orginally from Ft. Wayne, Ind. (Snider HS), owns the school record in the 60 meter hurdles. He set the mark of 7.98 as a sophomore in 2001 in the Big Ten finals and matched it during his junior season at the USTCA Collegiates. Harris came to IU after a highly successful career at Snider High School, where he was a State Champion in the 300 Hurdles and a qualifier for the Junior National Olympics as both a junior and senior. To get know more about Harris off the track, read on...

    Favorite Movie: The Color Purple

    Best book I have read: Blackhawk Down

    My advice to young people: Be Yourself

    Ten years from now, I hope to: still be involved in sports

    My most prized possession: my military uniform

    What drew me to Indiana: Coach Goss

    The CD I currently have in my player: Musiq Soul Child

    Most people don't know this about me, but: I ran track in the Army

    An athlete on this year's team who will surprise people: Me

    The people who have helped the most since I have been at IU: My coaching staff

    Favorite television show: The Cosby Show

    Person in history I would most like to meet: Jesus

    Most memorable moment in my athletic career: Big Ten Indoors in 2002

    Most embarassing moment in athletic career: Running into Ryan Sarbinoff in the 4x100


     

     

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