Laporte wins women's javelin
Seawolves opened outdoor season with victories over Columbia, La Salle and Providence
Stony Brook opens outdoor track & field season at University Track
Outdoor: Placed first and received a personal best in the shot put (11.14m) at the Stony Brook University Quad Meet (3/24)…Also won and set a PR in the discus (35.77m) at the same meet.
Outdoor: Set a PR in the javelin (31.22m) at the Stony Brook University Wolfie Invitational (4/18).
High School: Lettered in winter and spring track in 2013 and 2014 at Hanover Park High School...captained team in 2014...two-time first-team all-conference pick for spring track...selected second-team All-Morris County for spring track as a senior...led team to third-place finish in New Jersey Sectionals and Morris County title in 2014...finished second in javelin with a 115-foot throw at county relays as a junior...was sixth in group at state championships in winter shot put as a junior...was fourth in discus with personal-record 111-foot throw at NJAC as a senior...finished fourth in shot put at NJAC with a throw of 34 feet and 1.75 inches as a senior...tallied a school-best javelin toss of 110 feet and four inches at NJAC as a senior...was second at the New Jersey State Sectional Championships in discus...also lettered in tennis in 2014 and was a member of National Honor Society...was Character Counts Student of the Marking Period.
Personal: Majoring in physics...minoring in biology...daughter of Jeffrey and Dawn Ross...sister of Adam Ross...favorite actor is Robert Downey, Jr...favorite band is Green Day.