Matthew Mills
Matthew Mills
Year: So.
Hometown: Sewell, N.J.
High School: Washington Township
Major: Information Technology
  • Enjoyed a strong rookie season, swimming in three individual events at the Landmark Conference Championships while earning All-Conference honors in a relay event
  • Set a pair of program records in individual races while also teamming up for another school record in the 400 medley relay

Freshman Year (2017-18)

  • Swam in three individual races at the Landmark Conference Championships, finishing fourth or better in all three events
  • Set two individual school records and was a member of a school record-setting relay team
  • Placed third in the 200 backstroke at the Landmark Conference Championships with a Scranton record time of 1:56.00
  • Also set a school record in the 200 IM, finishing fourth with a time of 1:56.42
  • Swam a leg in the 400 medley relay team that finished second in the conference meet with a mark of 3:28.39
  • Also Finished third in the 200 breaststroke by clocking in at 2:08.84
  • Competed in all 11 meets during the season
  • Won 14 individual events on the year while finishing in top-four of all 31 races that he competed in

Notables

  • Royals' record-holder in the 200 backstroke (1:56.00)
  • Royals' record-holder in the 200 IM (1:56.42)
  • Member of Royals' record-holder team in the 400 medley relay (3:28.39)

Awards & Honors

  • Second Team All-Landmark Conference (400 medley relay, 2018 & 2019; 400 freestyle relay, 2019)
  • Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week (Nov. 20, 2017; Oct. 29, 2018)

Landmark Conference Championship Finishes

2018

  • 200 Backstroke (3rd, 1:56.00)
  • 200 Breaststroke (3rd, 2:08.84)
  • 200 IM (4th, 1:56.42)

 

Personal/High School

  • The son of Stephen and Elizabeth Mills
  • His father is a graduate of Penn State while his mother graduated from LaSalle
  • Also has two siblings: Sam and Jenna.  Jenna graduated from Misericordia while Sam attends TCNJ.