Heather Matherson
Heather Matherson


Denver, Colo.

High School:


• Outdoor All-Mideast Region, 4x100m (2008, 2009)

Career Bests:
• 60m - 7.62
• 60m Hurdles - 8.62
• 100m - 11.44
• 100m Hurdles - 14.43
• 200m - 24.41
• 400m - 56.4
• 400m Hurdles - 68.67

Junior (2008-09): Finished 15th in the 60m (7.60) and 22nd in the 200m (25.11) at the SEC Indoor Championships...won the 60m dash at the Adidas Classic with a time of 7.63...finished 16th in the 100m (11.82) at the SEC Outdoor Championships as well as fifth in the 4x100m relay (45.51) and eighth in the 4x400m relay (3:52.67)...earned All-Mideast Region honors by finishing fourth (45.21) in the 4x100m relay at the Mideast Regional...posted a season best time of 11.77 in the 100m at the Volunteer Track Classic.

Sophomore (2007-08): Alabama's fastest 60m sprinter posting her career best of 7.62 at the SEC Championships...posted another career best at the SEC Championships in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.62...tallied the top five times for Alabama in the 100m this year with the fastest coming at the Sea Ray Relays running a 11.44 twice in the same meet...ran a new career best time of 24.41 in the 200m at the SEC Outdoor Championships...ran the 400m hurdles three times this year and finished the season with her best time of 68.67 coming at the Stanford University Invitational... part of the 4x400m team that placed eighth at the SEC Outdoor Championships running the 10th fastest time at Alabama with a 3:42.96...member of the sixth place 4x100m team that ran 45.65 at the Mideast Region Championships.

Freshman (2006-07): Posted the top two 100m times for the Tide during the outdoor season...ran a 12.02 at the Alabama Relays...posted a 12.20 at the SEC Championships...recorded a 12.39 at the Drake Relays.

Prep and Personal: Led Montbello to three straight state championships...anchored the State Champion 4x100 relay to a state record in 2003...anchored the State Champion 4x800 medley relay team in 2005...led Montbello to three-straight Regional Championships...was a state finalist in the 100m in 2003 and 2005...was second in the state in the 100m in 2006...was fourth in the state in the 100m hurdles in 2006...also played basketball...Birthday: January 7, 1988...Parents: Janice Matherson...Siblings: Justin, James and Mia...Major is Undecided.