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Duke Track & Field BIO
 Matt Marriott

Honors: Outdoor All-East (4x800m Relay - 2011)...ACC Academic Honor Roll (2011-12)

2012-13: Raced in the 500 meters once during the indoor season, finishing ninth at the JDL Fast Track Kickoff with a time of 1:07.88…Outdoors, competed in the 800, clocking his season-best time of 1:56.88 at the Duke Invitational to finish third in the developmental division…also competed at the Joe Hilton Invitational and Duke Twilight, finishing 7th and 21st respectively. 

2011-12: Indoors, earned a personal-best time of 1:56.90 in the 800m at the ACC Indoor Championships to finish 21st...outdoors, ran a season-best 1:55.61 at the Duke Invitational to finish in 24th place...ran a 1:56.84 at the ACC Outdoor Championships to finish 31st overall.

2010-11: Indoors, posted his highest finish of the season with a seventh-place performance in the 800m at the Kent Taylor Invite, running 1:58.04...clocked 1:57.02 over 800m at the Armory Collegiate for a new personal best...also competed in the 500m at the Armory, turning in a 1:07.13 showing...the next week, ran a personal-best 1:21.85 over 600m at the Virginia Tech Challenge to finish ninth...also competed on the 4x400m and the DMR relay teams...helped the Blue Devils to a ninth-place showing in the 4x400m relay at the ACC Indoor Championships (3:17.98)...focused on the 400m and the 800m during the outdoor season...ran a season-best 50.52 over 400m at the Duke Invitational...placed 17th in the 800m at the ACC Championships with a mark of 1:55.19...clocked a personal-best 1:54.30 in the same event at the Duke Twilight to finish 10th...also competed on the 4x400m and 4x800m relay teams...ran the third leg of the ninth-place 4x400m relay at the ACC Outdoor Championships (3:18.27)...closed out the season with a seventh-place finish in the 4x800m relay at the IC4A Championships, garnering All-East honors...ran leadoff in that relay performance, recording an 800m split of 1:52.

2009-10: Made his Duke debut at the Armory Collegiate on Feb. 5, where he placed 10th in the 500m, clocking 1:06.18...ran 1:59.10 over 800m the next day to finish 43rd at the Armory...was a member of the DMR squad that set the school record with a 9:34.39 showing at the Alex Wilson Invitational on Mar. 5, running the 400m leg in 48.1...outdoors, ran in the 800m on three occasions...best showing came at the Carolina Fast Times, where he clocked 1:55.11...also competed on the 4x400m and 4x800m relay teams.

Prior to Duke: Earned four letters in track & field and three in cross country at Staples...named all-county, all-state and All-New England in cross country, indoor and outdoor track...ran 1:22.05 for 600m to claim the 2009 New England Indoor Championship...the following year, lowered that time to 1:20.99 at the same meet...anchored the 4x400m team that won the 2008 New England Championship...finished third at the state meet in the 400m in 2009.

Personal: Son of Christopher and Lisa Marriott...born May 29, 1991...has two brothers, Danny and Andrew, and a sister, Sarah...uncle, Vincent Marriott, graduated from Duke Law School in 1984...majoring in English.


Indoor PRs
500m- 1:06.18 (2/5/2010)
600m- 1:21.85 (2/19/2011)
800m- 1:56.90 (2/24/2012)

Outdoor PRs
400m- 50.52 (4/9/2011)
800m- 1:54.30 (5/8/2011)

 
Position: Distance
Height: 6'3"
Year: Senior
City/State: Westport, Conn.
High School: Staples
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