Matt Goettler
Matt Goettler
Height: 6-0
Year: Senior
Hometown: Butler, Pa.
High School: Home Schooled/SPIRE Institute
Position: Breast/IM

As a Senior (2016-17)
Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree ... swam a 1:51.84 for 15th place in the 200-IM, a 55.18 for third place in the 100-breaststroke and a 2:00.27 in the 200-breaststroke for fourth place at the Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships, and also raced on the 400-medley relay team ... finished second in 100-Breaststroke at Binghamton (1/14) with a time of 1:00.04, finished third in 200-breaststroke with a time of 2:14.25 and was part of the third-place 200-medley relay ... finished 12th out of 24 in the 200-breaststroke (2:06.09) at the Akron Invite, part of the ninth-place 200-medley relay team (1:32.21), part of the 12th-place 200-freestyle relay team (1:27.32) and ninth-place 400-medley relay team (3:23.65) at the Akron Invite (12/2-4) ... finished first in the 400-medley relay (2:32.15), second in the 100-breaststroke (1.00.29) and third in the 200-freestyle relay (1:30.21) against Canisius (11/13) ... finished first in 200-medley relay (1:35.53) and first in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:10.62) in win over Colgate (10/22) … finished third in 400-medley relay (3:32.35) and second in the 100-yard breaststroke (59.05) in a loss to Cleveland State (10/21).

As a Junior (2015-16)
Earned season best times at the Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championship in the 100 yard breaststroke (54.90), the 200 yard breaststroke (2:00.46), and the 200 yard individual medley (1:52.14) ... also earned personal best at the WNY Invitational (10/3) in the 100 yard freestyle (48.43), the 200 yard freestyle (1:50.22), and the 100 yard backstroke (55.41) ... had a season best against UB (2/5) in the 50 yard freestyle (22.28) and in the 400 individual medley (4:22.68) against CSU and Marshall.   

As a Sophomore (2014-15)
Captured the individual championship in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 54.85 and fifth overall in the 200-yard breaststroke with a time of 2:00.61 at the A-10 Swimming and Diving Championships.

As a Freshman (2013-14)
Finished fifth in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 55.39 and fifth in the 200-yard breaststroke with a time of 2:01.44 at the Atlantic 10 championship.

High School
Started swimming during his freshman year in high school... later attended Spire Institute where he was later home schooled during his high school years.

Personal
Son of Stephen and Jennifer Goettler ... has two brothers, David and Gideon, and six sisters, Jessica, Maggie, Laura, Megan, Anna and Ella ... majoring in sports studies.

2016-17 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 22.84 Canisius vs St Bona 11/13/2016
100 Freestyle SCY 49.61 Cornell at St. Bonaventure 1/20/2017
100 Breaststroke SCY 55.18 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/17/2017
200 Breaststroke SCY 2:00.27 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/18/2017
100 Butterfly SCY 52.88 2016 Zippy Invitational 12/3/2016
200 Individual Medley SCY 1:51.35 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/16/2017

2015-16 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 22.28 St. Bonaventure v. UB 2/5/2016
100 Freestyle SCY 48.43 2015 WNY Invitational 10/3/2015
200 Freestyle SCY 1:50.22 2015 WNY Invitational 10/3/2015
100 Backstroke SCY 55.41 2015 WNY Invitational 10/3/2015
100 Breaststroke SCY 54.90 2016 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/19/2016
200 Breaststroke SCY 2:00.46 2016 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/20/2016
200 Individual Medley SCY 1:52.14 2016 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/18/2016
400 Individual Medley SCY 4:22.68 CSU vs Marshall vs St.Bonavent 11/7/2015