Matt Bumgarner
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    Matt Bumgarner

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Tuttle, OK

    High School:
    Tuttle

    Height:
    6-1

    Event:
    Diving

    HIGH SCHOOL (Tuttle): Lettered one year in diving ... Oklahoma state champion in diving ... diving All-American ... first-team all-state ... National Honor Society, NHS of High School Scholars, Student Council member and Spanish Club Vice President ... also dove for USA Diving Regional Training Center in Oklahoma City.

    PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 29 ... nickname is Bum ... has two younger sisters ... hobbies are diving, paintballing, snowboarding, skateboarding and computer programming ... favorite movie is Inception ... the most noteworthy thing about his home town is that it has only two restaurants ... favorite athlete is diver David Boudia ... credits his first diving coach, Alik Sarkisian, as having the biggest influence on his sports career ... Favorite quote: "The higher you climb the mountain the windier it gets. You must be strong in order to stand on the top when you reach it." - Alik Sarkisian ... son of Mark and Angela Bumgarner.

    Inside Men's Swimming