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Matthew Garza
Matthew  Garza


Midlothian, TX

High School:
Mansfield Timberview

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 150


Blue Jays Post Six More NCAA B Cuts on Final Day of Nike Cup

Blue Jays Post Six Personal Bests


Johns Hopkins Posts NCAA B Cuts on Day Two of Nike Cup

Blue Jays Post Eight Personal Bests and Four NCAA B Cuts on Day Two


Johns Hopkins Post Personal Bests on Day One of Nike Cup

Blue Jays Post Seven Personal Bests and Three NCAA B Cuts


Johns Hopkins Takes Fourth at Princeton's Big Al Open

Fabian Posts Second Fastest Time in School History in 100 Free


Johns Hopkins Takes Second at Thomas Murphy Invitational

Blue Jays Win Seven Events on Saturday

- Took second in 200 Fly at Carnegie Mellon
- Won 400 Medley Relay (3:26.88) and placed second in 400 Free Relay at Nike Invitational

- Made collegiate debut at Georgetown
- Placed third in 200 Medley Relay versus Loyola
- Took third in 200 Medley Relay versus Drexel
- Finished third in 500 Free in win over Franklin & Marshall
- Placed third in 400 Medley Relay; second in C Final of 200 IM, third in C Final of 100 Fly, second in B Final of 200 Fly at Carolina Nike Invite

- Matthew Garza
- Son of David and Teresa Garza
- Father ran cross country at Northwood University
- Holds school records in 100 Fly, 200 IM, 100 Breast and 200 Medley Relay
- Four-time Outstanding Swimmer of the Year
- Named Outstanding Newcomer of the Year as a freshman
- Four-time district champion in 200 IM and three-time district champion in 100 Fly
- District runner-up in 100 Fly and regional champion in 200 IM as a junior
- Regional runner-up in 100 Fly as a junior and senior
- Team captain as a junior and senior
- Placed 5th at state championship in 100 Fly as a senior
- Scholastic All-American and first team all-state as a senior
- Also ran cross country and captained the team
- Four-time regional qualifier and was the district runner-up
- Named Outstanding Cross Country Athlete of the Year
- Swam eight years with the Mansfield Aquatic Club
- Member of Senior Elite team
- Futures Swimmer
- Has done research with the Johns Hopkins Center for Transgender Health
- Dean's List student majoring in biomedical engineering with a minor in women, gender & sexuality

Career Top Times Time Date Meet
50 Free 24.15  10-28-16  Thomas Murphy Invitational 
100 Free 48.55 01-27-18 Blue Jay Invitational
200 Free 1:44.07 02-02-18 Nike Invitational
500 Free 5:01.35  11-11-16 F&M/Mary Washington
1000 Free 10:16.58 11-18-17 NYU/TCNJ
100 Fly 50.99  02-04-17 Nike Invitational
200 Fly 1:52.07 02-04-18 Nike Invitational
200 IM 1:55.84  02-05-17 Nike Invitational
400 IM 4:14.95    12-02-16 TPSC Invitational