Luka Matacin
Luka Matacin
Height: 6-04
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Rijeka, Croatia
Events: Free/IM/Back
Major: International Business
Gamer: Prva Rijecka Hrvatska Gimnazija (Drury U.)

Transfer from another of the nation’s top Division II swimming programs, Drury University in Springfield, Missouri… Swam at Drury for two seasons under head coach Brian Reynolds… Won three All-American awards while helping the Panthers finish as the Division II national runner-up in 2015 and sixth in 2016… Part of two Great Lakes Valley Conference championship teams.

As a sophomore (2015-16)… Honorable Mention All-American in the 800-freestyle relay (11th place) and the 200-medley relay (14th place)… CSCAA Scholar All-American… Also competed in the 100-freestyle, 200-freestyle and 200-IM at the NCAA Division II National Championships… Member of Drury’s GLVC runner-up 400-freestyle relay team.

As a freshman (2014-15)… First Team All-American in the 800-freestyle relay where he helped Drury to a national runner-up finish… Also competed in the 100-freestyle, 200-freestyle and 200-IM at the NCAA Division II National Championships… Won GLVA championships in the 200-freestyle relay and 400-freestyle relay.

In high school… 2013 graduate of Prva Rijeka Hrvatska Gimnazija… Competed for Primorje CRO where he was coached by Dimitar Bobev… Personal… Son of Zoran and Nada Matacin… Born April 19, 1994… Major: International Business & Management.