Matt Ward is the founder of The Weigh-In: Your Home for Combat Sports. His voice can be heard on a number of the website's podcast episodes. He is an award-winning historian and journalist, who is the author of several boxing history articles in publications such as, The Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia, PhilaPlace.org, The Picatinny Voice newspaper and Philly Boxing History. You can check out his history related blog posts and podcast episodes on The Matt Ward History Experience.
Outside of the world of boxing, Matt graduated from Arizona State University in 2007 with a B.A. in History and Culture, and Rutgers University in 2018 with an M.A. in History. He worked in financial services for over seven years and serves as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Army Reserve. He is also an Army veteran who served in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom from 2010 to 2011.