At Notre Dame Academy: lettered four years in track & field ... competed in the 800-meter, 1000-meter races and the distance medley and 4x800-meter relays ... member of the 2011 Staten Island Cross Country Championship team ... ran in the distance medley relay at the Championship of America in the Penn Relays ... captained the outdoor track & field team for two seasons ... recorded personal-best times of 2:16 in the 800-meters, 3:01 in the 1000-meters, and 3:42 in the 1200-meters ... played two seasons of varsity soccer.
Personal: Daughter of Linda and Charles Van Pelt ... has two siblings, Michael and twin sister Michelle who also runs track & field for St. John's ... inducted into the National Honor Society ... volunteered with the Siller Run, CYO track & field, basketball and soccer organizations ... chose St. John's for the opportunity to compete in the BIG EAST.
Off the Track
Favorite Movie: The Notebook
Favorite Food: Eggplant
Favorite Book: "Twilight" by Stephenie Meyer
Favorite Song: "Forever and Always" by Taylor Swift