GU PRs - 50 Freestyle: 23.75; 100 Freestyle: 53.17; 100 Backstroke: 59.24
2007-08 - Swam a season-best 6:04.74 in the 500 freestyle against Delaware ... Swam a season-best 23.78 in the 50 freestyle, a 53.17 in the 100 freestyle, a 2:01.88 in the 200 freestyle and a 59.24 in the 100 backstroke at the Patriot Invitational ... Swam a season-best 2:12.10 in the 200 backstroke against Villanova ... Swam a season-best 2:03.86 in the 200 butterfly against Connecticut.
2006-07 - Despite being out most of the season due to a left shoulder injury, swam to a season high in the 50 freestyle with a time of 24.88 in a meet against crosstown foe George Washington on October 21 ... On October 28 against Delaware, swam the 200 backstroke with a time of 2:20.24 for a season high ... Timed in at 56.62 in the 100 freestyle in a double-dual meet against Loyola (Md.) and BIG EAST Conference opponent Seton Hall.
2005-06 - Swam to a career-best time in the 100 freestyle against Boston College with a time of 55.63 on October 15 ... Swam to two career-highs on February 11 in the 50 freestyle and 100 backstroke.
High School - A two-sport athlete in swimming and tennis ... The four-year letterwinner captained his swim team for two years ... Named to the All-Essex County Second Team his junior and senior years ... Recipient of Colonial Hill Conference Honors his freshman, sophomore and junior years ... A three-year letterwinner, he captained his high school tennis team his senior year ... Qualified for the New Jersey State High School Tennis Tournament ... Member of the Montclair YMCA Dolphins for 11 years ... Member of the National Honor Society and the Spanish Honor Society while serving as the President of the Spanish Honor Society ... Part of the Tri-M Music Honor Society ... A New Jersey Garden State Scholar ... Named Who's Who Among American High School Students all four years ... Named to the National Honor Roll his junior and senior years ... An American Legion Boys State Program Delegate ... Part of the 8th Congressional District Student Advisory Committee and served as a representative to Congressman Bill Pascrell his senior year ... Co-founder and President of the Italian Club.
Personal - Born Matthew Francis Bialko on August 3, 1987 in Morristown, New Jersey ... Son of Michael P. and Susan Bialko ... Has one sister, Lauren, who attended the Stevens Institute of Technology and one twin brother, Michael who attends Muhlenberg College ... Pre-med, he is majoring in human science.