• Matthew
  • Reinhart

  • Event
    Throws
  • Class
    Sophomore
  • High School/Other
    Berks Catholic
  • Hometown
    Shoemakersville, Pa.

Updated: September 20, 2017

2017 outdoor: Earned a fourth-place finish in the men's javelin event at the ACC Championships, throwing a personal-best distance of 61.99 meters (203 ft., 4 in.) to collect second-team all-conference honors ... Also competed in the javelin at a pair of meets during the regular season, making his Hokie debut at the Weems Baskin Invitational.

2015-16: Redshirted the season on the football team.

High School: Played football at Berks Catholic for Coach David Stahler … Earned three varsity letters as a middle linebacker and helped the Saints to a back-to-back section championships, one district championship and a spot in the state semifinals as a junior ... Finished with more than 100 tackles during senior season ... Also earned four varsity letters as a wrestler and on the track and field team ... Finished with a 96-21 record as a wrestler with a county and section championship, a district runner-up title and earned all-state ... Ran the 100, 200 and 4x100, but excelled as a javelin thrower, winning districts twice, the state AA title as a junior ... Finished fifth in the event at the prestigious Penn Relays and had a PR of 196-6.

Personal: Matthew Thomas Reinhart … Born October 18, 1996 in Reading, Pa. … Son of Kevin and Mary Reinhart … Has two brothers, Nate and Michael, and a sister, Becca … Majoring in marketing management.

Reinhart's Track and Field Career Bests

Indoor Outdoor

Javelin - 61.99m (203 feet, 4 inches), ACC Championships (2017)