Matthew Moon joined the Union College Athletic Staff back in July of 2010 as the new assistant coach for the men's and women's swimming programs.
A native of Taft, California, Moon graduated from the University of the Cumberlands in 2010 with a bachelor's degree in Health Exercise and Sports Science, with a minor in public health.
Moon swam in his last two years at the University of the Cumberlands. During his time in the pool at Williamsburg, Ky., Moon was an Academic All-American and was an All-American Honorable Mention in the 100 yd Breaststroke as well as the 200 and 400 Medley relays.
Moon brings 10 years of overall swimming experience with him to the Union program.
Moon commented on joining the Bulldog swimming program, "I am now going to be able to look at swimming from a whole new aspect here at Union College, the coaching side, and I am excited to get started and share my knowledge of the sport with the athletes."