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Tommy DeVita
Tommy  DeVita

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ridgewood, N.J.

High School:
Ridgewood

Event:
High Jump


11/07/2013

Virginia Track & Field Names 2014 Captains

Four men and four women to lead the Cavaliers during indoor and outdoor seasons

04/18/2013

Lavender Comfortable in Many Roles for UVa Track

By Jeff White (jwhite@virginia.edu)

04/05/2013

Jordan Lavender Q&As: Tommy DeVita

Jordan and Tommy discuss the start of the outdoor season

03/30/2013

Cavaliers Win 12 Events at Virginia Invitational

Virginia men and women both finish second at meet

03/23/2013

Virginia Opens Outdoor Track & Field Season at Virginia Cup

Cavaliers win 10 individual events in home debut

03/30/2013

Track Virginia Invitational (by Matt Riley)

Track Virginia Invitational (by Matt Riley)

PR: HJ - 6' 9.5"

2013 Outdoor
• Placed 13th in high jump at ACCs
• Had a PR of 6.9.5" at the Virginia Invitational

2013 Indoor
• Placed 12th in high jump at ACCs

2012 Outdoor

• Finished 10th in high jump at ACCs
• Won the high jump with a PR height of 2.05m (6' 8.75") at Liberty Collegiate Invite

2011-12 Indoor
• Placed 7th in high jump at ACCs

2011 Outdoor
• Season-best mark in high jump of 6' 8.25" came at Liberty Collegiate Invite and ranks 10th in UVa history

2011 Indoor
• PR in high jump of 6' 8.25" came at Hokie Invite and ranks ninth in UVa history
• Placed 10th in high jump at ACCs

HIGH SCHOOL
• Finished runner-up in high jump during indoor season at NJ Meet of Champions
• Took third at Eastern States in high jump ('10)
• Was seventh at NSIC Indoor Nationals
• Won NJ Group 4 Championship in high jump
• Finished ninth at Penn Relays in the high jump
• Ranked No. 3 in New Jersey through 2010 season

Personal:
• Son of Tom and Maggie DeVita
• Has four sisters, Sarah, Mimi, Libby, Meg and a brother, Nick
• Sister Sarah is also on the track and field team at Virginia
• Coached by Josh Saladino at Ridgewood

More about Tommy:
• Favorite magazine: Outdoor Life
• Favorite band: Boston
• Favorite TV show: Friends

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