Comwell HS S.A.M. Matt Turkington

Cromwell Student Athlete of the Month Matt Turkington

Matt is a basketball and soccer player and a National Honor Society member with a 3.8 GPA. He has been named Academic All-State and a Shoreline Conference Scholar Athlete. He is also 1st team All-Conference, and 1st team All State, and was selected for the CHSCA All Star Game

How do you prepare for a game?
Relax and watch ESPN. Eat peanut butter and jelly sandwich.

What was the most exciting moment this season?
Best moment was winning the shoreline conference championship.

Most memorable moment as a high school athlete:
Getting my first game at home in the season opener.

What did you hope to accomplish this season?
One of our goals was winning the Class S state championship but we fell short.

Favorite pro or college athlete:
Matthew Dellavedova of the Cleveland Cavaliers, formerly of St. Mary’s College

College plans:
Accepted to Bentley University and RPI, but I am leaning towards studying Actuarial Science at Bentley University

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