Men's Track & Field

Matthew  LaForgia
Matthew LaForgia
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Whitehouse Station, NJ
High School: The Pingry School
Position: XC/Distance

Awards & Honors:
Cross Country - All-Somerset County
All-Colonial Hills Conference
Prep A State Champion
All-State Non Public 3rd team
Courier News All-Area
Track and Field - Third Team All-Somerset County 3200m

High School Performances: Cross Country - Prep A State Champion, State Group B Runner-up, ran 16:24 at NJ Meet of Champions at Holmdel Park for 21st.
Indoor Track - Colonial Hills 800m champion, Group B 1600m and 3200m runner-up
Outdoor Track - Junior Year 13th at NJ Meet of Champions 1600m (4:22)...Senior Year 3rd in Somerset County 3200m (9:37), Won 1200 leg (3:10) at East Coast Relays on 10:27 3rd place Distance Medley Relay, ran 9:29 in 3200 at NJ Meet of Champions

800: 1:58
1600: 4:22
3200: 9:29
5000: 16:16

Possible Concentration: Biology/Engineering

Parents & Siblings: Son of Joanne and Frank LaForgia and sister Denise LaForgia