Matt Kenny
Matt Kenny

Player Profile

Upper Saddle River, N.J.

High School:
Northern Highlands Regional

157 pounds


Career Record:
11-15 (0-1 in duals)

As A Junior: Finished with an overall record of 3-6 ... wrestled in the East Stroudsburg Open, the Penn State Open and the Hitchcock Memorial Classic ... largest margin of victory came in a 7-3 victory over Jeff Jacobs of James Madison ... wrestled in the 149 weight class.

As a Sophomore: Compiled an 8-9 overall record ... competed in four tournaments and one dual meet ... won six out of his first eight matches ... finished 3-2 at the West Virginia Open with a win over ACC foe Paul Toomey of Duke in his first collegiate match ... recorded only pin of the season against Eric Mullen in the West Virginia Open ... opened the East Stroudsburg Open with three consecutive victories ... in three of four tournaments in which he competed, he won at least two out of his first three matches.

Before Maryland: Compiled an 82-16 career record as a four-year letterman at Northern Highlands Regional High School ... New Jersey state qualifier ... district champion ... captain of wrestling team ... also lettered three years in football ... named MVP of both the wrestling and football teams.

Personal: Mathew Kenny ... son of William and Jennifer Kenny ... born April 28, 1982 ... one sister, Larissa ... transferred from College of Charleston in the spring of 2001 ... chose Maryland for its great campus atmosphere and location ... majoring in business.