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HANOVER, N.H.  – Head coach James Holder has announced the addition of six swimmers and one diver to the Dartmouth men's swimming and diving roster as members of the Class of 2021.

Joining the Big Green next season are Connor LaMastra, Brandon Liao, Matt Luciano, Gabriel Mathews, JP Mortenson, Justin Sodokoff and Stas Van Genderen.

Name: Connor LaMastra
Hometown/High School: Atlanta, Ga. / Pace Academy
Event: Fly, IM
Why I chose Dartmouth: “I chose Dartmouth for the incredible opportunities available with an amazing coaching staff/team, combined with world-class academics and a beautiful campus with an incredible college environment.” 

Name: Brandon Liao
Hometown/High School: Suffield, Conn. / Suffield Academy
Event: Free
Why I chose Dartmouth: “I chose Dartmouth for its diverse academic programs and its high potential swimming and diving program. I want to be a part of this amazing journey that the Class of 2021 is about to take on.”

Name: Matt Luciano
Hometown/High School: Mountain Lakes, N.J. / Mountain Lakes High School
Event: Fly, back
Why I chose Dartmouth: “Dartmouth has the perfect combination of competitive athletics and amazing academics. The swim team and coaches made Dartmouth feel like home. I can't wait to spend the next four years of my life up in Hanover.”

Name: Gabriel Mathews
Hometown/High School: New York, N.Y. / Poly Prep Country Day School
Event: Free
Why I chose Dartmouth: “I chose Dartmouth due to its unique combination of academic excellence and athletic potential. Under the tutelage of the swim team's exceptional coaching staff and the college's outstanding undergraduate professors, I know that I will be able to achieve my goals both in and out of the pool.” 

Name: JP Mortenson
Hometown/High School: Pacific Palisades, Calif. / Windward School
Event: Fly, back
Why I chose Dartmouth: “I chose Dartmouth because it was the perfect combination of academics, athletics and community.”

Name: Justin Sodokoff
Hometown/High School: Greenwich, Conn. / Greenwich High School
Event: Diving
Why I chose Dartmouth: “I chose Dartmouth because of the support everyone gives each other. You're never alone there. My dad and grandfather attended so I've been familiar with the school my whole life.”

Name: Stas Van Genderen
Hometown/High School: Cape Coral, Fla. / Bishop Verot High School
Event: Free
Why I chose Dartmouth: “Who wouldn't pick Dartmouth? It is the best college in the country with an amazing community. I fell in love with it as soon as I stepped off the Dartmouth Coach onto the Green. It's a small college, but there are those who love it (echoing Daniel Webster). I am very excited to be a part of the process of taking Dartmouth swimming to the top.”