Alex Palescandolo
Alex Palescandolo
Height: 6-4
Weight: 240
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Derwood, Md.
High School: Magruder
Position: Throws
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2013-14: Starts his third season with the Green and White . . . big, strong, physical thrower, will look to build off experience from last year.

2012-13: Started his year off in the shot put with a toss of 37-5.75 . . . At the CAC Indoor Championships tossed the shot 35-11.25 and in the weight placed 11th with a heave of 36-8.5 . . . in the outdoor season at West Chester in the discus tossed 100-1 and 40-03.5 in the shot put . . . at the Paul Kleiser Classic in the shot put tossed 40-4.5 and in the discus he tossed 106-8 . . . At the CAC Outdoor Championships placed 11th in both shot (38-3.5) and discus (103-10).

2011-12: INDOOR: Posted a seventh place finish in the shot put with a throw of 11.85 meters at the Crusader Indoor Meet . . . registered an 11th place mark in shot put with a distance of 11.93 meters (personal record).

OUTDOOR: Hurled the shot put 13.01 meters at York’s Intersquad Alumni Challenge . . . had a fourth place finish in the shot put with a distance of 12.74 at the Golden Ram Invitational . . . finished in 15th at the Towson Invitational in shot put with a distance of 12.23 meters . . . earned a second place finish in the shot put at the York Quad Meet with a 12.91-meter heave . . . secured fourth place in the shot put with a 12.84-meter result at the Goucher Classic . . . posted 12.43 meters in the shot put at the Greyhound Invitational . . . at the Paul Kaiser Classic hosted by Shippensburg registered a 12.39-meter distance in the shot put for a 16th place finish . . . took sixth place in shot put at the CAC championships with a throw of 12.40 meters.

Personal: Is a mechanical engineering major . . . the son of Joe Palescandolo and Cynthia Clark . . . born on October 6, 1993.