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MATT ANTOINE
Height: 6-3
Weight: 185
DOB: 4/2/85
Birthplace: Prairie Du Chien, Wis.
Hometown: Prairie Du Chien, Wis.
Current Residence: Colorado Springs, Colo.
High School: Prairie Du Chien High School (Prairie Du Chien, Wis.) '03
College: Plattbsurgh State University; California University of Pennsylvania '09, Sport Management
ROAD TO SOCHI
After nearly missing the 2010 U.S. Olympic Team, Antoine has emerged as one of the top U.S. medal contenders in skeleton. The two-time national champion returned from knee surgery to claim his first world cup title in 2013. With multiple top-10 finishes on the 2013-14 world cup circuit, he is making his first Olympic appearance and has his sights set on the podium in Sochi.
PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS
  • 2013-14 Königssee World Cup, 4th
  • 2013-14 St. Moritz World Cup, bronze
  • 2013-14 Winterberg World Cup, 4th
  • 2013-14 Lake Placid World Cup, gold
  • 2013-14 Park City World Cup, bronze
  • 2013-14 Calgary World Cup, 7th
  • 2013 National Championships, 2nd
  • 2012-13 Igls World Cup, bronze (team event)
  • Two-time national champion (2008, 2011)
  • Two-time U.S. Bobsled & Skeleton Federation Athlete of the Year honoree (2009, 2011)
PERSONAL
Son of Mary Antoine and Greg de Julio…Has a sister, Elise, and a brother, Nick…Grew up in a small town of approximately 6,000 people, where his mom is the city librarian…Avid fan of the Milwaukee Brewers and Green Bay Packers…Hobbies include fishing, camping, biking, playing golf and cooking.
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