Matlock received an Open Reserve JAM (Judges Award of Merit) in the Spring of 2001. Matlock received an Amateur 2nd and an Amateur JAM (Judges Award of Merit) in the spring of 2000. Matlock received an Open 2nd, two Open 3rds, and a JAM in 1999. Matlock needed a win for his FC title (Field Champion). Matlock JAMed an Open at age 33 months in 1997. Matlock won the first two Qualifying field trials he was entered in at the age of 27 months. Matlock received six Derby points and eleven JAMs in 1996.