Matthew Boling Biography
Matthew Boling is a 18 year old American sprinter from Houston Strake Jesuit high school in Texas. He is an High school student, who recently became famous after a video of him running went viral. He broke an high school all-conditions 100 meter record.
Matthew Boling Age
He was born on 20th June 2019 in Houston, Texas to Mark Boling an attorney and his wife. However details of his mother are not known to the public. He is 18 years old as of 2018.
Matthew Boling Parents
He is the son of Mark Boling an American Attorney. His father has worked as an attorney in the energy sector, he works to find solutions for climate change. However, he has chosen to keep details of his biological mother off the limelight. We will be sure if any information on his mother arises.
Matthew Boling Twin Brother
Mathew has a twin brother by the name Michael Boling. He has however not disclosed much about his brother . We will be sure to notify you if any information on his brother arises.
Matthew Boling Nationality and Ethnicity
He has an American nationality. He is of Caucasian ethnicity.
Matthew Boling Height and Weight
The athlete stands at a height of 6 Feet 2 Inches (1.88 m) and weighs 154 lbs (70 Kg).
Matthew Boling Records
The 18 year old set a national high-school record on Saturday May 12, 2019, when he ran a 100-meter race in 10.13 seconds during the Texas Class 6A state championships event at the Texas UIL state track and field championships at the University of Texas in Austin.
During the regionals, he ran the 100 in 9.98. As Boling was aided by a strong tailwind, clocked at 4.2 mph, more than twice the legal limit of 2.0, the performance was not considered a national record.
His previous wind-legal personal best was 10.22 for the 100-meter dash. Boling also logged a 20.58-second finish in the 200-meter dash. He also competed in the long jump, 4×100 . He also earned a gold in the 1,600-meter relay event. He was instrumental to his teams gold win with a time of 3 minutes abd 13.7 seconds.
According to his father, Mathew does not get the athleticism from the genes, it is entirely his work ethics and self-effort.
Matthew Boling Scholarship
Boling made an official announced in November 2018, that he had accepted an athletic scholarship from Georgia University and will join the Bulldogs this fall.
In an interview with The Old Coach, Boling talked about the reasons why he chose Georgia over other programs. He stated, “I liked the size of the team and how there were still a lot of pros training there. Definitely (getting in the) weight room. They do a lot of that there and the head coach has a really good weight room routine.”
Matthew Boling Net Worth
His estimated net worth ranges from $1-$100000.