University of Texas Swimmer, Comes Out As Gay In Email To Team

I sincerely hope that the guys who throw the word ‘faggot’ around will do so less.

Until recently, University of Texas swimmer Matt Korman had kept a big secret from his teammates.

But the athlete finally felt that it was time to be his authentic self and decided to come out as gay through an email to his fellow swimmers.

OutSports initially received a message about what happened from one of Korman’s teammates and the online LGBT sports site reached out to Korman to get the full story.

He told OutSports that he had already come out to his family and thought it was time that his fellow swimmers knew as well.

Full story