Track & Field

Matt Duvall

  • position Distance/XC
  • class Sophomore
  • Previous School Pickerington North
  • High school Pickerington, OH 

2022-23 (Junior)


  • Placed 24th at the Rod McCravy Memorial in the mile with a time of 4:31.10.

2021-22 (Sophomore)


  • Finished third in the 5,000m (14:48.72) at Florida Relays


  • Competed in two meets

Cross Country

  • Finished second-fastest for the Cats at 39th place in the NCAA Southeast Regional men’s 10K race.

  • Placed 41st in the men’s 8K at SEC Championships

  • Finished 84th (24:09.1) in the men’s open 8K at FSU Pre-Nationals

  • Placed 47th in the men’s blue five mile at the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational
  • Earned third place at the Missouri Opener 6K (17:47.2) for the first meet of the season, helping lead the Wildcats to a team victory

2020-21 (Freshman) 
Cross Country

  • Southeastern Conference Men’s Freshman of the Year; first Wildcat to be named SEC Men’s Freshman of the Year since the award was inaugurated in the 2000 season
  • Won his first collegiate competition, the Commodore Classic, with a time of 24:34.5, leading UK to the team meet championship as well; named SEC Co-Runner of the Week
  • Led the Wildcats, fifth overall, at the “Live in Lou” Classic and was named SEC Freshman of the Week (23:51)
  • Led the team at the SEC Championships, placing 15th overall with a time of 24:27.1; earned a spot on the Freshman All-SEC Team


  • Broke the UK freshman indoor record in the 5000m, timing at 14:18.71 at the SEC Championships
  • Won the 5000m at the South Carolina Invitational, 14:23.49


  • Broke the UK freshman outdoor record in the 5000m – a mark that had stood for 43 years – with a time of 14:09.16 at the Joe Walker Invitational
  • Competed in the 5000m and 10,000m at the SEC Championships
  • Finished 10th in the 10,000m and was named Freshman All-SEC for being the top freshman in that event
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