Michelle Van Pelt
13 Red Storm teams represented on all-conference list.
Mooney Crowned Conference Champion Again As Red Storm Finishes Fifth At BIG EAST Outdoor Championship
St. John's finishes with 88 team points and claims six total medals in Villanova, Pa.
St. John's pays tribute to volunteer assistant coach and Olympic medalist.
Senior Danette Hinton posts fourth-best hammer throw performance in program history.
St. John's back at DaSilva Memorial Track on May 3 for inaugural Tom Farrell Classic.
Monday Track & Field Meeting - April 21, 2014
As a Sophomore (2013-14): Indoor Track – 500-meters: recorded a personal-best time of 1:20.26 at the Lafayette/Rider Winter Games (Feb. 14) to finish 17th overall … 800-meters: took home an eighth place finish at the Princeton Women’s Triangular Meet with a time of 2:34.44 (Jan. 10) … finished 11th overall at the Metropolitan Indoor Championships with a time of 2:21.88 (Jan. 30-31) … 4x800-meter relay: ran in the event just twice during indoor season including a fifth place finish at the Metropolitan Indoor Championships when her relay team ran a 9:46.45 (Jan. 30-31) … Outdoor Track – 1500-meters: ran a personal-best time of 4:49.99 in the 1500-meters at the Princeton Quad Meet (April 12) to finish 12th overall … 4x800-meter relay: took home a fifth place finish at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships with a total team time of 9:00.73 (May 9-11)
As A Freshman (2012-13): Indoor - 1000-meters: ran the event three times, posting a personal-best time of 3:08.90 in a fourth-place finish at the Lafayette-Rider Winter Games (2/8/13) ... Outdoor - 800-meters: placed 18th at the Metropolitan Championships (April 12-13) in a personal best time of 2:26.59.
At Notre Dame Academy: Lettered four years in track & field ... competed in the 100, 200, 400 and 800-meter races ... member of the 2011 Staten Island Cross Country Championship team ... recorded personal-best times of 1:00 in the 400-meters, 13.0 seconds in the 100-meter dash and 27.0 seconds in the 200-meters ... played two seasons of varsity soccer.
Personal: Daughter of Linda and Charles Van Pelt ... has two siblings, Michael and twin sister Stephanie who also runs track & field for St. John's ... inducted into the National Honor Society ... volunteered with the NYC Marathon, CYO track & field, Polar Plunge and CYO soccer organizations ... chose St. John's for the opportunity to compete in the BIG EAST and stay close to home.
Off the Track
Favorite Movie: The Notebook
Favorite Food: Chicken Parmigiana
Favorite Book: "Twilight" by Stephenie Meyer
Favorite Song: "Michelle" by The Beatles