2009 Cross Country:
ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Represented the Yellow Jackets in six races this season... Best time of the season came at the Georgia Cross Country Festival where he ran a 25:15... Finished in 49th place at the ACC Championships (25:21)... Came in 55th place at the NCAA South Regionals with a time of 32:30 in the 10K.
2008 Cross Country:
Competed in all six races for Tech this year... Best time came at the Auburn Tiger Invitational (24:14).... Ran a 25:56 to place 50th for Tech at the ACC Championships... Finished in 53rd place at the NCAA South Regionals with a time of 33:39 in the 10K. 2007 Cross Country: Finished in Tech's top five runners in three of Tech's six races ... Season best finish in 24th place in the UTC Invitational 5k with a time of 16:09 ... The fourth Tech runner to finish in the Greater Louisville Classic with a season best 8k time of 25:43 ... Fourth Tech runner in the ACC Championships 8k with a time of 26:39.
2006 Cross Country:
Entered four races for the Jackets ... Finished the 5K race at the Belmont Opener in a time of 16:34.21 ... Had a time of 29:39 in the 8.4K race at the Tennessee Invitational ... Crossed the line with a time of 27:28 at the Greater Louisville Classic ... Finished 31st overall on the 5K course at the Front Runner Invitational (16:26).
Lettered four years in cross country and track & field at St. Pius X High School under coach Jon Hall ... Member of 2006 track & field state AAAA championship team ... Graduated third in High School class.
Personal: Born Matthew Jameson Hickey on June 16, 1988 in Atlanta, Ga. ... Son of Peter and Lauren Hickey ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.