Mark Castilletti
Mark Castilletti
Year: JR
Hometown: Blue Point, N.Y.
High School: Bayport-Blue Point
Position: Hurdles

2012-13 (JUNIOR): OUTDOOR: Earned two individual A-10 titles at the Atlantic 10 Championship, one in the 110m hurdles (14.15) and the other in the 400m hurdles (53.44)… Was a member of the team that placed 18th out of 45 in the 4x400m relay (3:12.15) at the Penn Relays. Also finished third in the 4x400m IC4A relay (3:11.67)… Won the 400m hurdles (53.29) and the 4x400m relay (3:14.92) at the UConn Classic. Also finished second in the 110m hurdles (14.40)… Ran to a sixth place finish in the 110m hurdles (14.54) and an eighth place finish in the 400m hurdles (53.98) at the Mason Spring Invitational… Finished second in the 110m hurdles (14.62) and fifth in the 4x400m relay (3:14.34) at the Sam Howell Invitational. 

INDOOR:
Placed fifth in the 60m hurdles (8.09) at the New England Championship… Finished second in the 60m hurdles (8.08) at the Atlantic 10 Championship… Placed second in the 60m hurdles (8.21) at the Coaches Tribute Invitational… Finished fifth in the 60m hurdles (8:30) and sixth in the 4x400m relay (3:14.73) at the Terrier Invitational… Won the 4x400m relay (3:24.49) at the Sorlien Invitational. Also placed second in the 500m dash (1:06.13), 60m hurdles (8.27), and the 4x800m relay (8.27.74)… Placed second in the 400m dash (50.18) and the 55m hurdles (7.57) at the Harvard Open on Dec. 8.

2011-12 (SOPHOMORE): OUTDOOR: 
At the Florida Relays, placed 19th in the 4x200m (1:26.37) and 34th in the 400m hurdles (53.93)... At Princeton earned third in the 4x400m relay in 3:13.27... At the UNH Wildcat Invitational, placed second in the 110m hurdles (14.55).

INDOOR:
 At the Sorlien Invite, earned third in the 400m dash (49.95)... At Navy, earned third in both the 60m hurdles (8.28) and the 4x400m relay team (3:19.94)... At Lafayette/Rider Winter Games, placed for the first time in the 800m and earned a URI best 1:56:00, qualifying for New England's... At the Atlantic 10 Indoor's, earned fourth in the 400m dash... At the IC4A Indoor's part of Rhody's 4x400m relay team that took the title in a school record time of 3:09.84. 

2010-11 (FRESHMAN): OUTDOOR: 
Placed fourth in the 400m hurdles in a time of 56.65 and helped Rhody finished third in the 4x400m relay at the Bryant Invitational... Finished fifth in the 110m hurdles and eighth in the 400m hurdles at the Husky Invitational... Placed third in the 110m hurdles in a time of 15.16 at the Brown Outdoor Invitational... Finished 12th in the 400m hurdles with a time of 54.01.

INDOOR:
 Helped the 4x400m relay to a first place (3:18.81) finish, while placing fourth (7.88) in the 55m hurdles and tenth (23.08) in the 200m dash at the Northeastern-Carisella Invitational... A member of the 4x400m relay team that finished third in a time of 3:16.87 at the Terrier Classic... Posted a time of 51.34 in the 400m run at the Lafayette/Rider Winter Games. 

HIGH SCHOOL:
 Lettered in football and track & field at Blue Point High School... Captained his football and track & field teams as a senior... Won a 2010 league and state championship in the 4x400... Owns school records in the 400 IH (53.69), 110 HH (14.41), 4x400 (3:19), 4x800 (7:49) and 100m (11.0.)... Named 2010 Athlete of the Year... A member of the Lions Club (community service organization).

PERSONAL:
 Born March 19, 1992... Son of Mark aand Cheryl Castilletti... Has one brother, Nick and two sisters, Brianna and Alexis... Lists favorite athlete as LaDanian Tomlinson and the N.Y. Giants as his favorite team... Majoring in kinesiology.