Shawn Scornaienchi
Shawn Scornaienchi
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
High School: Father Judge
Events: Throws

PERSONAL BESTS
Shot Put: 15.65 meters
Weight Throw: 11.32 meters
Javelin: 58.59 meters

2017: OUTDOOR

  • Set a personal record and placed third in the shot put with a mark of 15.65 meters at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Placed seventh at the Atlantic 10 Championship in the javelin with a throw of 56.83 meters.
  • Placed fifth in the javelin at the Roadrunner Invitational with a mark of 53.74 meters.
  • Threw to a mark of 53.53 meters to place second in the javelin at the VCU Rams Invitational.

2017: INDOOR

  • Took silver in the shot put at the Atlantic 10 Championship with a mark of 15.08 meters.
  • Threw to a mark of 14.59 meters in the shot put. at the Darius Dixon Memorial Invitational to place 11th.
  • Placed ninth in the shot put at the Villanova Invitational with a mark of 14.14 meters.

2016: OUTDOOR

  • Placed second in the javelin throw at both the Coastal Carolina University Invitational and the VCU Ram Invite with throws of 53.20 meters and 47.53 meters, respectively.
  • Placed second and set a personal record for the shot put at the Colonial Relays with a throw of 14.95 meters.
  • Placed third in the javelin at the New Captain’s Classic and the UF Tom Jones Memorial with throws of 52.08 meters and 52.82 meters, respectively.
  • Placed third in the javelin at the Atlantic 10 Championships with a personal record-setting throw of 58.59.

2016: INDOOR

  • Set a personal record in the weight throw at Father Diamond Invitational with a score of 11.32 meters.
  • Placed third in the shot put at the Hampton University Indoor Invitational with a throw of 14.04.

2015: OUTDOOR

  • Placed second in first javelin event at the VCU Ram Invite with a throw of 49.30 meters.
  • Placed fourth in the javelin at the New Captain’s Classic with a throw of 45.49 meters.
  • Placed fifth in the javelin at the Atlantic 10 Championships with a season-best throw of 54.52 meters.

2015: INDOOR

  • Placed fourth in first collegiate shot put event at the Father Diamond Invitational with a throw of 12.55 meters.

PRIOR TO VCU:

  • Competed in the shot put, discus and javelin during his prep career at Father Judge 
  • His speciality is the javelin with a personal best throw of 173-5
  • Also played football all four years in high school 
  • Placed 5th in shot put at the PIAA State Championship
  • Qualified for New Balance Nationals as a sophomore and qualified for the Penn Relays
  • Earned 11 All-Catholic honors in the Philadelphia Catholic League 

PERSONAL:

  • Major: Business