- Age 28 (December 11, 1985)
- Height 6' 0"
- Weight 187lbs
- Birthplace Huntington Station, NY
- Residence Huntington Station, NY
- First Olympics 2014
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Eight years ago at the Torino Olympics, Matt Lauer and Al Roker stepped off of the set and onto the track, taking a crash course, literally, in doubles luge. This year, Team USA's Matt Mortensen and Preston Griffall gave Lauer and Roker another shot, this time at the Sanki Sliding Center, just outside of Sochi.
American lugers Matt Mortensen and Preston Griffall describe the feeling of representing the USA at the 2014 Olympic Games. The duo looks back at the history of friendship and hard work that helped them get to Sochi.