Red Storm post numerous career and seasonal bests in third-place team finish.
Red Storm posts handful of personal-best performances in Princeton, N.J.
Red Storm scores 100 points and claims six total medals in fourth-place team finish.
St. John's scores 25 first-day points and qualifies 12 student-athletes to Saturday's finals.
Red Storm hosts the Bill Ward Invitational on Friday, Dec. 6 before competing in as many as 10 more meets after Christmas.
2013 Metropolitan Outdoor Track & Field Championships Ramapo College April 12-13, 2013
2013 Metropolitan Indoor Track & Field Championships Jan. 25, 2013
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.
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