Matt Gossett
Matt Gossett
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
High School: Wesleyan School

2011: Three-year letterwinner and a team captain this fall ... expected to finish among the team's top runners in every race during his senior season.

2010: Finished as the team's top runner in five of the team's six events last fall ... ran a season-best time of 26:54 at the Oberlin Inter-Regional Rumble ... won the season-opening W&L Invitational with a time of 28:56 ... finished 15th at the ODAC Championship event, crossing the finish line in 27:30.

2009: Season’s-best time (27:40) came at the Oberlin Inter-Region Rumble … placed 22nd at the ODAC Championship meet with a time of 29:24.54 … best finish of the season was a ninth-place finish at the W&L Invitational (29:36).

2008: Finished 28th at the ODAC Championship (26:59.45) meet as a first-year … placed fourth at the W&L Invitational with a time of 29:38 … recorded an 80th-place finish (28:09.9) at the NCAA South/Southeast Region Championships

High School: Lettered in cross country, track & field and swimming at The Wesleyan School … helped lead the cross country team to three state championships … named to the Atlanta Track Club All-Metro team for cross country as a senior … state champion in track in the 3,200 meters as a senior … high school’s record holder in the 1,600 meters …  twice named to the all-county team … also named a captain of the swim team.

Personal: Also a member of the W&L track & field team ... Business administration and French double major.