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Matt Scoggin

Full name: Matthew Aaron "Matt" Scoggin
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: August 17, 1963 in [unknown], Saitama, Japan
Country: USA United States
Sport: Diving

Biography

Matt Scoggin was a platform diving specialist who competed at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, a few years after winning a silver medal on platform at the 1987 Pan American Games. Scoggin also won a platform bronze at the 1990 Goodwill Games. Scoggin was US Olympic Festival Champion for three consecutive years (1989-91), and was US Champion both indoors and outdoors in 1989, winning again outdoors in 1990. He also won the HTH Classic on platform in 1989-90. Scoggin had a long career as a member of the US National Team from 1980-82 and 1984-92.

A diver in college at the University of Texas, Scoggin started coaching in 1986 for the Longhorn Diving Club. He became head coach of the Texas Diving Club in 1993 and in 1994 became the head coach at his alma mater. Scoggin coached the Longhorns for over 20 years, winning numerous coach of the year honors, both in the conference and nationally. He was USOC National Diving Coach of the Year in both 2009-10. In 2010 he coached TeamUSA at the FINA World Cup. Scoggin's divers have claimed over 20 individual NCAA championships, and over 40 individual conference titles.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving Men's Platform United States USA 10

Men's Platform

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS DP J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S J6S J7S DOD DC# SP
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Final 10 492.60
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying 12 QU 379.20
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #1 11 35.55 7.5 8.0 7.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.5 1.5 103C
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #2 4 51.00 8.5 8.5 8.0 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 2.0 403B
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #3 2 52.20 7.5 8.5 9.0 9.0 9.0 8.0 9.0 2.0 301A
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #4 7 46.62 7.0 7.5 7.0 7.5 8.0 7.0 9.0 2.1 5231D
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #5 10 51.48 6.0 7.0 6.5 6.5 7.5 6.0 7.0 2.6 634C
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #6 3 72.09 9.0 9.0 8.5 9.0 9.0 8.5 9.5 2.7 305C
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #7 12 0.00 3.3 207C
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #8 6 67.50 6.5 8.0 7.5 7.5 7.0 8.0 7.5 3.0 107B
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #9 10 35.52 3.5 3.5 5.0 4.5 3.0 3.5 3.5 3.2 407C
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #10 5 80.64 8.5 8.0 8.0 8.0 9.0 9.0 8.5 3.2 5237D
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #1 3T 46.20 8.0 8.5 7.5 7.0 8.0 7.5 7.5 2.0 403B
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #2 4 47.40 8.0 8.0 8.0 7.5 8.0 8.0 7.5 2.0 301A
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #3 10T 45.36 7.5 7.5 6.5 7.0 8.0 7.0 7.0 2.1 5231D
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #4 3 64.74 8.0 9.0 8.0 8.0 9.0 8.0 8.5 2.6 634C
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #5 20 50.40 5.0 5.0 4.5 6.0 6.0 6.0 6.0 3.0 107B
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #6 22 41.58 4.5 4.0 4.5 4.0 4.0 4.5 4.0 3.3 207C
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #7 1 83.52 9.0 9.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 9.0 8.0 3.2 5237D
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