Matthew Miller
Matthew Miller
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Lafayette Hill, Pa.
High School: Germantown Academy
Position: Pole Vault
House Affiliation: Lowell

Personal Bests:
Pole Vault - 15-5.0, 4.70m

Posted a career-best height of 4.70m in the pole vault at the Ivy League Outdoor Championships … Vaulted a season-best 4.60m at the Ivy League Indoor Championships and Crimson Elite meet.  

Placed eighth overall in pole vault with a height of 15-1 (4.60m) at indoor Heps ... Placed fifth overall in  pole vault with a height of 15-3 (4.65m) at HYP ... Placed seventh overall in pole vault at outdoor Heps with a height of 14-11 (4.55m) ... Recipient of the McLaughlin Award and the Helmus Improvement Award. 

Before Harvard
Member of the indoor and outdoor track teams for four years and the soccer team for three at the Germantown Academy ... Captained both track teams as a senior ... Was a three-year All-Inter-Ac selection in the pole vault ... PAISSA state meet record holder, as well as school record holder in the pole vault ... PAISSA state champion in 2013 and medalist in 2014.

Personal Bests:
Pole Vault - 14-11.0, 4.55m 

National Merit Finalist ... National AP Scholar ... National Secutiry Language Initiative for Youth Turkish Scholarship Winner ... National Winner of the World Affairs Counsils of America High School Essay Contest on the Republic of Azerbaijan ... Enjoys hiking, guitar and baking ... Parents are Deborah and Stanton.