Matthew Essig
Matthew Essig

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Arlington, Va.

High School:
Yorktown

Height:
6-2

Major:
Marine Science


06/28/2012

Stony Brook mourns the passing of Coach Dave Alexander

Alexander coached at Stony Brook for 32 years and left a mark on thousands of student-athletes

01/21/2012

Swimming and diving sweeps final meet at Pritchard Pool

Seawolves defeat Bryant 156-106 on the women's side, 157-105 on the men's side

11/21/2011

Swimming and diving closes out weekend at Terrier Invite

Men finish seventh, women place ninth

11/21/2011

Swimming and diving closes out weekend at Terrier Invite

Men finish seventh, women place ninth

10/15/2011

Swimming and diving pushes past St. Francis N.Y.

Seawolves win first home dual-meet of the season

2011-12:
Helped the 800 freestyle relay quartet set a program record at the America East Championship with a time of 6:53.27...touched third in the 500 free against Army and BC on Oct. 7 in 4:56.79...helped the 400 freestyle relay team place fourth against Army and BC in 3:17.68...placed first in the 500 free (5:00.82) and 1000 free (10:22.87) against St. Francis on Oct. 15...took fifth in the 500 free against BU and Maine on Nov. 5...helped the 200 freestyle relay team take third against BU and Maine in 1:32.89...placed first in the 500 free against Bryant on Jan. 21 in 4:57.75...helped the 400 freestyle relay team place second against Bryant in 3:28.56...took third in the 200 backstroke against Binghamton on Feb. 4 in 2:02.34.