Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
Matt Grevers
Position: Volunteer Assistant

Six-time Olympic medalist Matt Grevers is in his first season as a volunteer assistant coach for the Wildcats.

He has won a total of 22 medals in major international competition, eleven gold, eight silver, and three bronze spanning the Olympics, World Championships, and the Universiade. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, Grevers won gold medals as a member of the 4×100-meter freestyle and 4×100-meter medley relay, and a silver medal in the 100-meter backstroke. Four years later at the 2012 Summer Olympics, he won a gold in the 100-meter backstroke.

Grevers was an undergraduate at Northwestern, but soon after completing his college eligibility came to Tucson to train with Tucson Ford.

Grevers is married to the former Annie Chandler, an Arizona swimming alum and national champion.