Christian Colavecchio

Height Weight Year
6-0 195 Senior

Foster, RI
Cranston High School West
 

Biographical Info

Senior Year
Outdoor Track & Field (2016):
Finished second in the hammer (50.77m) and sixth in the discus (36.91m) at the Salisbury Elite Final Qualifying Meet on May 19...finished 19th in the hammer (45.65m) at the N.E. Open Championships on May 13...finished 11th in the hammer (44.93m) at the N.E. Div. III Championships on Apr. 5-7...earned N.E. Alliance honors by finishing fourth in the hammer (50.57m), while also finishing eighth in the discus (38.36m) and 13th in the javelin (46.70m; season-best), at the N.E. Alliance Championships on Apr. 30...finished third in the hammer (50.89m), eighth in the discus (35.76m), 11th in the javelin (45.59m) and 24th in the shot (10.57m; season-best) at the Sean Collier Invitational on Apr. 23...finished sixth in the hammer (46.11m), eighth in the discus (38.32m) and 15th in the javelin (45.88m) at the Silfen Invitational on Apr. 16...finished 12th in the discus (37.80m) and 20th in the javelin (44.02m) at the Yellow Jacket Invitational on Apr. 9...finished third in the hammer (51.11m; season-best), fourth in the discus (39.78m; season-best), 10th in the javelin (45.43m) and 18th in the shot (10.56m) at the Coast Guard Invitational on Apr. 2.

Indoor Track & Field (2015-16):
Finished fifth in the weight throw (15.49m) at the Tufts Last Chance Meet on Mar. 4...finished 22nd in the weight throw (14.25m) at the N.E. Open Championships on Feb. 27...finished 10th in the weight throw (14.89m) at the N.E. Div. III Championships on Feb. 19-20...earned N.E. Alliance honors with a third place finish in the weight throw (15.33m), while also finishing 24th in the shot (11.50m; season-best) at the N.E. Alliance Championships on Feb. 13...finished eighth in the weight throw (15.60m) and 28th in the shot (10.20m) at the Scarlet and White Invitational on Feb. 6...finished 16th in the weight throw (15.92m; season-best) and 55th in the shot (11.49m) at the John Thomas Terrier Invitational on Jan. 29-30...finished eighth in the shot (11.14m) at the Wesleyan Invitational on Jan. 24...finished third in the weight throw (15.37m) and 10th in the shot (10.51m) at the Coast Guard Invitational on Jan. 16...finished ninth in the weight throw (14.96m) at the Jay Carisella Invitational on Dec. 12...finished fifth in the weight throw (14.37m) and 10th in the shot (10.88m) at the Springfield Invitational on Dec. 5.

Junior Year
Outdoor Track & Field (2015):
Placed 19th in the hammer (42.20m) at the N.E. Open Championships on May 8-9...earned All-New England honors with an eighth place finish in the hammer (50.25m; season-best) at the N.E. Div. III Championships on Apr. 30-May 2...placed 13th in the javelin (46.23m; season-best), 21st in the hammer (32.21m) and 33rd in the shot (10.34m) at the Alliance Championships on Apr. 25...finished ninth in the hammer (44.70m), ninth in the javelin (45.94m), 14th in the shot (11.11m; season-best) and 24th in the discus (26.84m; season-best) at the Eric Loeschner Invitational on Apr. 18...finished 11th in the hammer (44.53m), 12th in the javelin (45.19m) and 21st in the shot (9.65m) at the Brown Invitational on Apr. 11...placed fourth in the hammer (42.36m) and 27th in the javelin (37.55m) at the Corsair Invitational on Apr. 4...placed seventh in the hammer (42.60m), 18th in the shot (9.99m) and 23rd in the discus (26.10m) at the Coast Guard Invitational on Mar. 28.

Indoor Track & Field (2014-15): Earned N.E. Alliance honors with a third place finish in the weight throw (15.17m; season-best), while also placing 23rd in the shot (11.42m; season-best) at the Alliance Championships on Feb. 14...placed ninth in the weight throw (14.82m) and 14th in the shot (11.13m) at the Scarlet and White Invitational on Feb. 7...placed 32nd in the weight throw (14.35m) at the John Thomas Terrier Invitational on Jan. 30-31...placed sixth in the weight throw (14.02m) and 12th in the shot (10.20m) at the Wesleyan Invitational on Jan. 24...finished third in the weight throw (14.65m) and ninth in the shot (9.90m) at the Coast Guard Invitational on Jan. 17...finished 14th in the weight throw (14.02m) at the Jay Carisella Invitational on Dec. 13...placed third in the weight throw (14.78m) and 13th in the shot (10.40m) at the Springfield Invitational on Dec. 6.

Sophomore Year

Outdoor Track & Field (2014):
Earned N.E. Alliance honors with a fourth place finish in the hammer (43.52m; season-best) and also finished 16th in the javelin (39.72m) at the N.E. Alliance Championships on April 27...placed third in the hammer (41.15m), fourth in the javelin (44.04m) and ninth in the discus (26.43m) at the Silfen Invitational on April 19...placed sixth in the javelin (47.48m; season-best) and 11th in the hammer (38.65m) at the Brown Invitational on April 12...placed ninth in the hammer (38.89m) and 10th in the javelin (45.70m) at the Corsair Invitational on April 5...finished 19th in the javelin (38.98m) at the Coast Guard Invitational on March 29.

Indoor Track & Field (2013-14):
Finished 20th (13.32m) in the weight throw at the N.E. Div. III Championships on Feb. 21-22...finished 11th in the weight throw (13.75m) at the N.E. Alliance Championships on Feb. 15...finished 24th in the weight throw (14.00m) at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational on Feb. 8...finished fourth in the weight throw (15.21m; season-best) at the Tufts Stampede Invitational on Feb. 1...placed 42nd in the weight throw (12.88m) at the John Thomas Terrier Invitational on Jan. 25...placed fifth in the weight throw (13.05m) at the Coast Guard Invitational on Jan. 18...placed fourth in the weight throw (12.59m) and seventh in the shot (8.31m; season-best) at the Southern Maine Invitational on Jan. 11...finished 16th in the weight throw (10.46m) at the Jay Carisella Invitational on Dec. 14...finished eighth in the weight throw (12.95m) and 19th in the shot (7.31m) at the Springfield Invitational on Dec. 7.

Freshman Year
Outdoor Track & Field (2013):
Placed
24th in the hammer (33.37m) and 26th in the javelin (39.94m) at the N.E. Alliance Championships on April 27...finished ninth in the javelin (37.33m) and 10th in the hammer (37.22m; season-best) at the Silfen Invitational on April 20...placed 21st in the hammer (34.12m) and 26th in the javelin (32.85m) at the Brown Invitational on April 13...finished 16th in the javelin (36.94m) at the Corsair Invitational on April 6...placed 13th in the javelin (44.08m; season-best) and 15th in the hammer (35.84m) at the Coast Guard Invitational on March 30.

Indoor Track & Field (2012-2013): Placed 20th in the weight throw with a season-high mark of 11.03m at the N.E. Alliance Championships on Feb. 10...finished 25th in the weight throw (10.46m) at the Tufts Stampede Invitational on Feb. 2...placed 14th in the weight throw (9.57m) at the Wesleyan Invitational on Jan. 19...placed 39th in the weight throw (8.61m) at the Harvard Open on Dec. 8...placed 18th in the weight throw (8.46m) at the Springfield Invitational on Dec. 1.

High School: Served as a team captain while at Cranston High School West...2012 graduate.

Personal: Born April 5, 1994...radiology major.