Wayne, NJ. / Wayne Valley
Indoor Track & Field - Second-year member of the squad. 2010-11 Season: Won the shot put at the John Covert Classic • finished 18th in the shot put at the ECAC Championships • threw the shot put a season-best 44’4” at the Princeton Invitational, the second best mark in school history • posted a weight throw of 46’4.75” at the Princeton Invitational.
Outdoor Track & Field - Second-year member of the Blue Hens. 2011 Season: Finished third in the discus at the CAA Championships with a season-best throw of 142’0”, the second best mark in UD history, and was 18th in the event at the ECAC Championships • won the discus at the Golden Ram Invitational, Penn Invitational, and West Chester Open • placed fourth in the shot put at the CAA Championships with a mark of 42’4”, the best throw by a Blue Hen on the season and the fourth best in school history • won the shot put at the Golden Ram Invitational, Delaware Open, VCU Invitational, and West Chester Open • posted a hammer throw of 114’10” at the Delaware Open.
High School: Two-sport athlete at Wayne Valley in volleyball and track • in volleyball, was named captain her senior year, as well as being named all-county and all-conference twice • in track, she was named to the all-state team for both indoor and outdoor track during her senior year • was a four time selection at all-county • was the New Jersey runner up for Athlete of the Year • named the Passaic County Winter Athlete of the Year.
Personal: Alana Joan Pantale ("uh-lahna" "pan-talli") • daughter of William and Patricia Pantale • undeclared major at Delaware • older brother, Chris, plays football at Boston College • enjoys working out • must eat fresh fruit before every meet.