Matthew Cunningham
Matthew Cunningham
Height: 6-0
Year: Senior
Hometown: King of Prussia, P.A.
High School: Upper Merion
Position: Mid-Distance
2006-07: Placed 21st in the 800m run (2:01.76) at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Track & Field Championship ... member of fifth-place 4x800m relay team (8:01.90) at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Track & Field Championship ... member of eighth-place 4x800m relay team (7:57.62) at New England Championship. 2005-06: Second in 500m (1:08.39) at URI Invitational ... placed eighth in 800m at UConn Invitational (1:59.90) and Rhody Mega Meet (2:00.62) ... finished 19th in 1500m (4:13.34) at UNH Wildcat Invitational. High School: Member of cross country, track and golf teams ... captain of track and cross country teams as a senior ... holds Upper Merion indoor (8:10) and outdoor (7:55) record in 4x800. Personal: Born August 9, 1987 ... son of Terrence and Regina Cunningham ... has two siblings - Mark and Mike ... cricket, enjoys long walks on the beach and bull wrangling ... cites Philadelphia Phillies and Philadelphia Eagles as favorite pro teams and Cole Hamels as favorite athlete ... nutrition and dietetics major at URI.