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: Was a part of an expanded Villanova throwing group during his time on the team ... Top event was the javelin ... Two-time BIG EAST scorer and a regular contributor to the team during meets.
2015 Outdoor: Scored in the javelin at the BIG EAST Championships for the second straight year ... Tallied an eighth place finish at the conference meet and threw for a distance of 52.93 meters ... Prior to the BIG EAST meet, notched a third place finish with a season-best distance of 52.96 meters at the Delaware Classic ... Began the year with a 12th place finish at the Philadelphia College Classic (47.31m) ... Came in 17th in the university section at the Colonial Relays (44.97m) and was third at the Delaware Open (49.55m).
2014-15 Indoor: Did not compete at any meets.
2014 Outdoor: Competed in the javelin at the BIG EAST Championships and registered a sixth place finish with a season-best throw of 53.65 meters ... One of four Villanova javelin throwers who placed in the top six (2-3-5-6) at the conference meet ... Came in second in the javelin at the Delaware Open (51.35m), was fourth at the Colonial Relays (51.16m), seventh at the Delaware Classic (45.50m) and 14th at the Larry Ellis Invitational (47.05m).
2013-14 Indoor: Competed indoors for the first time in his collegiate career at the BIG EAST Championships and came in 10th in the triple jump with a mark of 11.76 meters.
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).
2012-13 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: Double major in Finance and Real Estate in the Villanova School of Business.
Triple Jump 11.76 Meters 2014 BIG EAST Championships Javelin 53.98 Meters 2012 Delaware Open
BIG EAST All-Academic Team 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15