Villanova named Coaching Staff of the Year; Emily Lipari repeats as Most Outstanding Track Performer
Wildcats placed fourth in team standings at two-day meet
Katherine Petruzzellis throws for career best distance in javelin
Outdoor season opened with local meet on Saturday afternoon
Anne Yahiro registered third straight personal best mark in triple jump
On Profit: A veteran jumper who has made continual progress throughout her career ... Has been a BIG EAST qualifier in the triple jump and is capable of returning to the conference meet ... Should help the team in meets during the season.
2013 Outdoor: Established a personal best in the triple jump with a distance of 11.40 meters at the Colonial Relays, where she came in fifth in a field of 27 competitors ... Came in fourth at both the Danny Curran Invitational (11.10m) and the season-opening Philadelphia College Classic (10.82m).
2013 Indoor: Competed at three meets in the triple jump ... Top mark was 10.92 meters at the season-opening Jack Pyrah Invitational, where she came in sixth ... Placed seventh at the New York City Gotham Cup (10.81m) and 34th in the Championship section at the Armory Collegiate Invitational (10.87m).
2012 Outdoor: Individual winner in the triple jump at both the Danny Curran Invitational and the Widener Invitational ... Registered a mark of 11.04 meters at the Danny Curran meet and a distance of 11.01 meters at the Widener Invitational ... Placed fourth with a distance of 11.13 meters at the season-opening Big Five Invite.
2012 Indoor: Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the triple jump and finished in 17th place at the conference meet with a distance of 11.25 meters ... Earned her spot at the BIG EAST meet with a personal best jump of 11.32 meters at the season-opening Jack Pyrah Invitational, where she finished in third place ... Also placed sixth (10.72m) at the NYC Gotham Cup, 27th (10.79m) at the Great Dane Classic and 34th in the College section at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational (10.81m).
2011 Outdoor: Established a personal best distance of 11.16 meters in the high jump at the season-opening Big Five Invite, where she placed third ... Matched that distance at the Mason Spring Invitational and came in third in her flight ... Individual winner with a distance of 11.10 meters at the Widener Invitational ... Finished in 13th place at the 46th Colonial Relays.
2011 Indoor: Opened the season with a then-personal best distance of 10.97 meters in the triple jump and finished in third place at the Jack Pyrah Invitational ... Came in 14h at the NYRR I meet (10.90m) and 10th at the NYRR II meet ... Also placed 19th at the Albany Great Dane Invitational.
St. Anthony's High School: NSCHSAA champion in the high jump and the triple jump each year from 2008 through 2010 ... At the 2010 NSCHSAA meet was named the Field Event MVP ... CHSAA champion in the high jump in 2009 ... Qualified for the NYSPHSAA Championships in the high jump in 2009, and finished ninth in the state in the event in 2010 ... Also qualified for the NYSPHSAA Indoor Championships in 2010 and placed eighth in the state in the high jump ... St. Anthony's indoor season MVP in 2010 ... Captain of the track team as a senior for both the indoor and outdoor seasons ... Recipient of the St. Anthony's Leadership Award as a senior ... Presented with the Duns Scotus Academic Award in 2008 and 2010, as well as the St. Bonaventure Academic Award in 2009 ... Graduated on the St. Anthony's Principal's List.
Personal: Born 8/25/92 ... One of three children of Ricky and Barbara Profit ... Siblings are Conrad and Alexa ... Majoring in Communication.
High Jump 1.62 Meters High School Triple Jump 11.82 Meters 2014 BIG EAST Championships
CAREER AWARDS (Academics)
BIG EAST All-Academic Team 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13
BIG EAST TOP 8 FINISHES
Triple Jump 4th 2014 Indoor High Jump 6th 2014 Indoor