w-track Alessandra Piscitelli Bio - Loyola University Maryland Official Athletic Site

  Alessandra Piscitelli
Alessandra Piscitelli

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kennett Square, Pa.

High School:
Kennett

Event:
Throws


2013 (Sophomore): Began the indoor season with a PR in the shot put at the Lehigh Season Opener of 9.85m... Finished among the top-20 at the NYC Gotham Cup with a distance of 9.58m in the weight throw... Grabbed a personal-best distance of 10.91m in the weight throw at the Lehigh Covert Classic... Tabbed a tenth-place finish at the Hopkins/Loyola Invite, recording a hammer distance of 33.33m... Notched PRs at the MAAC Outdoor Championships in the discus (32.85m) and hammer throw (35.48m).

2012 (Freshman): Placed eighth in the discus (31.35m), 13th in the shot put (8.28m) and 10th in the hammer throw with a school-record toss of 34.77m at the MAAC Outdoor Championships... Finished 11th in the shot put at the MAAC Indoor Championships with a personal-best mark of 9.31m.

Before Loyola: Will compete in the throwing events for Loyola and was a Pennsylvania State Meet qualifier as a junior... A four-year letterwinner in both track and field and basketball at Kennett High School... Was the captain of both teams as a senior.

Personal Bests:
Indoor:
Shot Put: 9.58m (MAAC Indoor Championship, 2/15/13)
Weight Throw: 10.91m (Lehigh John Covert Classic, 2/2/13)

Outdoor:
Shot Put: 8.93m (Towson Invite, 3/31/12)
Discus: 32.85m (MAAC Championships, 5/5/13)
Hammer: 35.48m (MAAC Championships, 5/5/13)