Matt Akers
Matt Akers
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Westlake, Ohio
High School: Westlake

Garnered All-American honors from the National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association after senior season … Earned his second straight all-state honor in 2017 by placing seventh at Division I state meet … Placed eighth at states in his junior season to earn all-state honors … Was the district champion in 2017 and runner-up in 2016 … Won the Southwestern Conference in each of his final three seasons … Dove with Cleveland Area Diving for three years … Finished among the top 20 in his age group in both 1-meter and 3-meter events at the 2016 USA Diving National Zone C Meet … Named Morning Journal First Team All-Star in 2017 … Also competed in track & field for multiple seasons … Son of Brian and Susie Akers … Pre-physical and occupational therapy major.