Jennifer Matthews Athlete Profile

Jennifer Matthews

Jennifer Matthews
Position: All Around Height: 5-4 Roster Years: 2003-2006 Hometown: Taft, CA


Parents are Glenn and Cathy Harvey...two brothers, Dave and Craig, and one sister, started in gymnastics when she attended a gymnastics camp when she was six...coached gymnastics for two years ...was a member of the Taft Union High School Dive team in 2001...four year Scholar Athlete...married to Winston Matthews.


2003 (freshman)...practiced with the team and continued to gain experience

Before BYU

Graduated fifth in class with a 4.2 GPA...participated in Stars Gymnastics Training Center...took 12th at Level 9 State Championships in 2001...took 4th place on uneven bars in Level 10 State Championships.


Career Highs:
Bars: 9.825 vs Arizona 3/3/06

2003 | Freshman Year

Practiced with the team and continued to gain experience.

2004 | Sophomore Year

Exhibitioned multiple times for the Cougars on bars.

2005 | Junior Year

exhibitioned for the Cougars on bars numerous times.

2006 | Senior Year

Exhibitioned on bars in the first four meets before making bars line-up...topped 9.700 five times...posted the team's third highest bars score of the season and career-high 9.825 at Arizona on 3/3/06...recorded a 9.800 at Utah on 3/24.