Matthew Poiesz
Matthew Poiesz

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Chalfont, Pa.

High School:
Central Bucks South


High School: Captain of the cross country team for head coach Mike Cox as a senior ... Finished fifth at the indoor state championship in the 800-meters his senior year ... As a junior, ran a career-best time of 49.1 seconds in the 400-meters ... Also played soccer and earned a letter his junior year.

Personal: Intended academic major is recreation and tourism ... Son of Paul and Carolynn Poiesz ... Earned Eagle Scout distinction.