Matthew Klotz

Big Brother 25 Update: Deaf WR Holder Matt Klotz Catapults into Final Four

Matthew Klotz won the season’s Head of Household competition after Thursday night’s Double Eviction, securing his spot in the final four.


Carli Cronk Thrives At World Deaf Swimming Championships With 12 Gold Medals

The 17-year-old was nearly unstoppable, piling up 12 gold medals to go along with a pair of silvers to lead the U.S. to the top of the medal table.

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Deaf WR Holder Matthew Klotz Reportedly Eyeing Hungarian Olympic Team In 2024

There are a number of hurdles the U.S. Deaflympic champion would need to jump over in order to represent Hungary in Paris.


Carli Cronk Headlines U.S. Team Headed To World Deaf Swimming Championships

Cronk heads to the World Championships after winning a record 12 gold medals at the Deaflympics last year.

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Deaf Swimming Record Holder & LSU Tiger Matthew Klotz Cast on Big Brother Season 25

Former LSU swimmer Matthew Klotz has been cast on Season 25 of the CBS reality television show Big Brother, where he’ll compete for a $750,000 grand prize.


Brooks Curry Swims US-Leading 100 Free in Sunday Prelims at LSU

It has been a quiet year for US sprinters so far, but Brooks Curry now leads the charge toward Trials after a 48.51 in Baton Rouge.


Shaine Casas Hits 52.51 100 Back PB To Highlight Day 2 Of Austin Sectionals

Casas is now tied with Nick Thoman as the 18th fastest performer and 6th fastest U.S. performer of all-time in the 100 back.


Cronk Wins Two More Gold Medals, Sets Record on Final Day of Deaflympics

For Cronk, the medal in the relay marked her 12th Gold of these Deaflympics, setting a new single Games record for the Deaflympics.

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Matthew Klotz Nears Deaf World Record in 50 Back on Day 7 of Deaflympics

American Matthew Klotz scared his own Deaf World Record in the men’s 50 backstroke on Day 7 of the 2022 Deaflympics.


American Matthew Klotz Wins a Pair of Gold Medal on Day 5 of Deaflympics

The 5th day of the 2022 Deaflympics featured finals of the men’s 1500 free, men’s 100 back, women’s 50 back, men’s 200 IM, and the mixed 4×100 free relay.

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Ukraine, U.S. Continue Thriving on Day 4 of 2022 Deaflympics

The 4th day of the 2022 Deaflympics featured finals of the men’s 100 breast, women’s 200 fly, men’s 100 fly, women’ 50 free, and women’s 4×200 free relay. 

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American Carli Cronk Wins Women’s 1500 & 200 Free Gold on Day 3 of Deaflympics

American Carli Cronk was on fire on day 3, winning 2 Gold medals.

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Ukraine Shines on Day 2 of Deaflympics, Kremliakov Bests Klotz in 200 Back

In the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Ukrainian athletes have largely fled to other countries in Europe which have opened their arms to accept them.


USA Wins 4 Medals on Opening Day of 2022 Deaflympics Swimming

The first day of the swimming portion, which runs from May 2 to 9, featured finals of the men’s 400 free, women’s 100 back, men’s 50 fly, and women’s 200 IM.


USADS Announces 2022 Deaflympics Roster

The USA Deaf Sports Federation recently announced the roster for the 2022 Deaflympics, which will take place from May 1- May 15 in Caxias Do Sul, Brazil.

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