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: Scored at the BIG EAST outdoor meet in the javelin and also competed indoors in the triple jump at the conference meet ... Veteran member of the Wildcats throwing group who should continue being a regular contributor during the coming year.
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).
2014 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).
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: Enrolled in the Villanova School of Business and is majoring in Finance and Real Estate.
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