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
Denault, Trainer and Tully all win their respective events in Friday's meet
On King: Was one of the top throwers for Villanova during his time on the team ... Top events were the weight throw indoors and the hammer outdoors ... Was a BIG EAST scorer in those events as well as the discus as a senior ... Made great progress during the course of his career.
2014 Outdoor: Established new personal bests in the hammer twice during the season, including at the BIG EAST Championships where he threw for a distance of 50.26 meters ... That mark was good for a fifth place finish in the conference meet and he also came in eighth in the discus with a throw of 38.22 meters ... His previous personal best in the hammer was 48.75 meters and came in a runner-up finish at the season-opening Philadelphia College Classic ... Finished first in both the hammer (46.29m) and the discus (36.88m) at the Delaware Open ... Runner-up in the hammer at the Delaware Classic (47.59m), placed fifth at the Danny Curran Invitational (44.69m), came in 11th at the Colonial Relays (44.88m) and finished 15th at the Larry Ellis Invitational (48.73m) ... Recorded a seventh place finish in the discus (34.84m) at the Delaware Classic.
2014 Indoor: Finished in fourth place in the weight throw at the BIG EAST Championships with a personal best throw of 15.85 meters ... Surpassed 15 meters twice during the season and also was fourth at the Tiger Open with a mark of 15.06 meters ... Opened the season with a fifth place finish in the weight throw at the Jack Pyrah Invitational, where he had a mark of 14.67 meters ... Came in third at the Rutgers Invite (14.86m) and was 18th at the Great Dane Classic (14.09m).
2013 Outdoor: Competed six times during the season in the hammer throw ... Established a personal best with a throw of 46.29 meters at the season-opening Philadelphia College Classic, where he came in fourth ... Also notched a fourth place finish at the Danny Curran Invitational (43.44m) ... Placed third at the Delaware Open (44.40m) and sixth at the Lions Invitational (45.33m) ... Came in 14th at the Widener Invitational (36.08m) and 18th at the Colonial Relays (40.62m).
2013 Indoor: Registered a personal best distance of 14.00 meters in the weight throw at the New York City Gotham Cup ... Came in 16th out of 32 competitors at that meet ... Opened the season with a fifth place finish in the weight throw (13.59m) at the Jack Pyrah Invitational ... Recorded a throw of 13.65 meters and placed 22nd at the Great Dane Classic.
2012 Outdoor: Competed at four meets during the season, throwing both the hammer and the discus ... Established career best distances in the hammer twice during the season ... Set his current top mark of 42.59 meters in an eighth place finish at the Widener Invitational ... Came in seventh at the season-opening Big Five Invite and surpassed 40 meters for the first time in his career (40.34m) ... Finished in fourth place at the Delaware Open (40.24m) and 20th place at the Danny Curran Invitational (36.29m) ... Placed 12th in the discus (36.07m) at the Delaware Open and tied for 20th place (35.51m) at the Danny Curran Invitational.
2012 Indoor: Competed in the weight throw at the Widener Field Meet and registered a personal best throw of 12.23 meters in a 14th place finish.
2011 Outdoor: Competed in the hammer, discus and shot put during the season ... Placed seventh in the discus at the Big Five Invite and notched his top distance of the season at 36.70 meters ... Placed eighth at the Delaware State Invitational and ninth at the Mason Spring Invite ... Threw for a distance of 35.56 meters and came in 18th at the Widener Invitational .... Registered a mark of 32.89 meters at the Colonial Relays ... Was new to the hammer throw and came in 10th at the Big Five Invite and 24th at the Widener meet ... His top distance was 32.03 meters at the Big Five Invite ... Came in 14th in the shot put at the Delaware State Invitational.
2011 Indoor: Competed three times in the weight throw and twice in the shot put ... Had a top distance of 11.50 meters in the weight throw at the Widener Field Meet ... Came in 10th place in the weight throw (10.15m) at the Jack Pyrah Invitational and placed 22nd at the NYRR I meet ... At the same meet established a personal best throw of 11.04 meters in the shot put and came in 17th place ... Finished 10th in the shot at the Jack Pyrah meet.
Notre Dame High School: Came in sixth in the discus at the 2009 Class L Meet with a personal best throw of 144 feet.
Personal: Born 3/28/92 ... Mathematics major.
Shot Put 11.04 Meters 2011 NYRR I Weight Throw 15.85 Meters 2014 BIG EAST Championships Discus 43.89 Meters High School Hammer 50.26 Meters 2014 BIG EAST Championships