On Cacace: Transfer from Holy Cross who earned a walk-on roster spot ... Has three seasons of eligibility remaining.
2013 Outdoor: Came in 15th in the javelin at the Duke Invitational with a personal best distance of 44.14 meters ... Opened the season by finishing fourth in the javelin (41.47m) and seventh in the shot put (12.25m) at the Dick Shea Open ... Finished 10th in the pole vault (3.65m) and 11th in the discus (24.91m) at the Holy Cross Invitational ... Placed seventh in the long jump (5.72m) at the Holy Cross Men's Meet.
2013 Indoor: Competed in the heptathlon and the shot put at the Patriot League Championships ... Finished 10th in the heptathlon with 3930 points ... Top heptathlon event was the shot put, in which he finished sixth with a distance of 10.97 meters ... Came in seventh in the 60 meters (7.53), eighth in the pole vault (3.30m) and was 10th in the long jump (5.80m), high jump (1.71m), 60 meter hurdles (9.96) and 1000 meters (3:05.99) ... Also competed in the shot put at the conference meet and came in 18th with a distance of 10.92 meters ... Placed seventh in the heptathlon during the season at the Crowell Open with a personal best score of 3968 points ... Led all heptathlon athletes in the shot put (11.71m) while coming in fifth in the 60 meters (7.46), pole vault (3.20m) and 1000 meters (3:02.86) ... Was also seventh in the long jump (5.89m) and 10th in both the high jump (1.67m) and the 60 meter hurdles (10.07) ... Registered a personal best throw of 12.27 meters in the shot put at the season-opening Jay Carisella Invitational ... Finished 11th in the shot put at that meet and was also 15th in the long jump (5.57m) and 26th in the 400 meters (56.02) ... Matched a personal best in the long jump with a mark of 5.89 meters in a dual meet at Maine ... Came in fourth in the long jump at that meet, as well as seventh in the pole vault (3.10m) and tied for seventh in the shot put (10.81m) ... Competed in three events at the Harvard Open, where he tied for 26th place in the shot put (11.60m), came in 31st in the long jump (5.81m) and was tied for 78th in the 55 meters (6.90) ... Finished fourth in the both the pole vault (2.91m) and the long jump (5.80m) in a dual meet against New Hampshire ... Also was eighth in the high jump (1.65m) and the shot put (11.30m), as well as 11th in the 55 meters (7.07) ... At the Joe Donahue Invitational was 23rd in the shot put (10.02m), 26th in the long jump (5.67m) and 31st in the 60 meter hurdles (10.22).
Hackley School: Earned four varsity letters on the track & field team and was team captain as a senior ... School record holder in the decathlon and the pentathlon, as well as in three relays (4x100, 4x200, 4x400) ... As a senior was ranked first in the state of New York in the decathlon and second in the javelin ... Came in seventh in the decathlon, and was first in the decathlon shot put, at the 2012 New Balance Outdoor Nationals ... Earned all-league honors four times and all-county honors once ... Team won the Ivy League Preparatory Conference title and the New York State Association of Independent Schools championship all four years he was on the team ... Member of the USAT Elite and Maxzone club track & field teams.
Personal: One of two sons of Bob and Debra Bogan Cacace ... Has a brother, Christopher ... Father played college baseball at Stony Brook ... Has yet to declare a major.
CAREER AWARDS (Indoor Track)
All-BIG EAST 2014 (Heptathlon)