Wildcats wrapped up two days of competition at local meet on Saturday afternoon
Villanova junior continued race and made final jumps after being injured during the race
Team competed in 10 events at local meet
Joseph Messick and Lazaro Tiant won events for Wildcats on Saturday afternoon
On Milanaik: Competes in the throws and top event is the javelin ... Capable of becoming a BIG EAST qualifier ... Will try to help the team in meets during the season.
2013 Outdoor: Competed at six meets in the javelin ... Top mark for the season was a distance of 51.65 meters at the Danny Curran Invitational, where he came in 11th out of 30 competitors ... Recorded throws of 51.43 meters in a 10th place finish at the Colonial Relays and 51.08 meters in a ninth place finish at the Widener Invitational ... Opened the season with a 10th place finish (43.59m) at the Philadelphia College Classic ... Finished in first place at the Haverford Tri-Meet (48.07m) and came in 17th at the Lions Invitational (44.76m).
2013 Indoor: Did not compete at any meets.
2012 Outdoor: Made his collegiate debut at the Big Five Invite and finished fifth in the javelin with a throw of 49.77 meters ... Tallied a personal best throw of 53.98 meters in a fourth place finish at the Delaware Open ... Came in 17th at the Danny Curran Invitational (50.01m) and 11th at the Widener Invitational (46.72m).
Personal: Has yet to declare a major.
Javelin 53.98 Meters 2012 Delaware Open
BIG EAST All-Academic Team 2011-12, 2012-13