Wildcats wrapped up two days of competition at local meet on Saturday afternoon
Team competed in 10 events at local meet
Joseph Messick and Lazaro Tiant won events for Wildcats on Saturday afternoon
On Milanaik: Part of the Villanova throwing group whose top event is the javelin ... Has made steady progress in three seasons with the team and will be continue to help the team in meets during the coming year.
2014 Outdoor: Registered a personal best distance of 54.12 meters in the javelin at the BIG EAST Championships, where he recorded a fifth place finish ... One of four Villanova javelin throwers who placed in the top six (2-3-5-6) at the conference meet ... Opened the season with a fourth place finish at the Delaware Open (46.75m) ... Finished eighth in the javelin (45.03m) and also competed in the discus at the Delaware Classic ... Came in sixth in the discus with a mark of 35.11 meters at the Delaware meet.
2014 Indoor: Did not compete at any meets.
2013 Outdoor: Established a personal best throw in the javelin with a distance of 46.98 meters at the Lions Invitational, where he finished 11th overall ... Competed in six meets during the season ... Opened the year with a ninth place finish at the Philadelphia College Classic (44.15m) ... Placed fourth at the Haverford Tri-Meet (42.30m) and was ninth at the Delaware Open (39.83m) ... Finished in 14th place at the Widener Invitational with a mark of 46.23 meters and was 19th at the Danny Curran Invitational (45.32m).
2013 Indoor: Did not compete at any meets.
2012 Outdoor: Came in 12th in the javelin at the Widener Invitational (45.24m) and finished 14th at the Delaware Open (42.57m).
Personal: Enrolled in the Villanova School of Business and is majoring in Finance and International Business with a minor in Chinese.
Discus 35.11 Meters 2014 Delaware Classic Javelin 54.12 Meters 2014 BIG EAST Championships
BIG EAST All-Academic Team 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14