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Matt Hurko
Position: Back / Fly
Height: 6'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Leigh HS
Experience: High School

2011-12: Earned a second-place finish in the 200 back at Arizona State...Posted a personal best time in the 200 back at the Texas Invite...Recorded fifth place finishes in the 100 back and the 200 back versus No. 8 USC...Finished third in the 200 medley relay, fourth in the 200 back and fifth in the 100 back versus Wisconsin...Earned two fourth-place and one fifth-place finish in Arizona's season opener versus UNLV.

2010-11: Finished in eighth-place in the 100-yd backstroke and seventh in the 200-yd backstroke versus UNLV...Earned a fourth-place finish in the 400-yd medley relay and third place in the 200-yd backstroke and the 100-yd butterfly versus Wisconsin...Finished in eighth in the 200-yd backstroke at the Texas Invitational.

Personal: Son of Patricia Hurko...Has triplet brothers that all swam at Cal Poly.

Major: Finance

Career Ambition: Architecture

Spends free time: Attending concerts, traveling, watching movies

Why Arizona: To train with some of the best swimmers, coaches and people in the world

Personal Bests:
100 back: 49.13
200 back: 1:46.89
100 fly: 49.19

2012 Olympic Trials

100m Back Preliminaries: 95th - 58.02