Darrik Muroski
Darrik Muroski
Year: JR
Hometown: Coatesville, Pa.
High School: Coatesville
Events: Throws
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • Shot Put: 15.52m (2015-16 at Donahue Games)
    • Weight Throw: 14.40m (2014-15 at Coaches vs. Domestic Violence Invitational)
  • Outdoor
    • Shot Put: 16.31m (2016-17 at Atlantic 10 Championship)
    • Discus: 48.28m (2016-17 at Holy Cross Meet)

Career Honors & Awards

  • 2017 Outdoor A-10 Runner Up (Shot Put, Discus)
  • 2017 A-10 Indoor Academic All-Conference Team
  • 2017 Indoor A-10 Champion (Shot Put)

2016-17

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished first in the shot put (14.40m) and second in the discus (45.25m) at the Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Placed fourth in the shot put (15.72m) and seventh in the discus (42.79m) at the UNH Meet.
    • Finished third in the shot put (14.90m) and ninth in the discus (43.28m) at the Northeast Challenge.
    • Placed second in the shot put (15.36m) and in the discus (48.28m) at the Holy Cross Meet.
    • Finished fifth in the shot put (15.25m) and fourth in the discus (43.67m) at the Brown Springtime Open.
    • Placed second in the shot put (16.31m) and the discus (45.04m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished fifth in the shot put (16.12m) and 14th in the discus (43.53m) at the New England Championship.
  • Indoor:
    • Placed seventh in the shot put (14.47m) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished second in the shot put (15.13m) at the Sorlien Invitational.
    • Placed seventh in the shot put (14.99m) at the Terrier Classic.
    • Finished fifth in the shot put (15.02m) at the Coaches Tribute Meet.
    • Won the shot put (15.46m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished 7th in the shot put (15.29m) at the New England Championship.

2015-16

  • Outdoor:
    • Placed fifth in the shot put (14.69m), sixth in the discus (42.94m), and 12th in the hammer (38.22m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished second in shot put (15.10m), third in discus (43.53m) and fith in hammer (44.64m) at the Holy Cross Men's Meet.
    • Finished fourth in shot put (15.04m) and third in discus (43.75m) at the Yale Open.
    • Placed first in shot put (14.68m), first in discus (42.76m) and fourth in hammer (40.61m) at the Bryant Invitational.
  • Indoor:
    • Finished fourth in the shot put (15.43m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Placed fourth in the shot put (15.02m) at the Coaches' Tribute Meet. 
    • Finished fifth in the shot put (15.52m) at the Donahue Games. 
    • Placed second in the shot put, (14.95m) and seventh overall in the weight throw (13.07m) at the URI Sorlien Memorial Invitational. 

2014-15

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished seventh in the shot put, (14.68m), and ninth in the discus, (40.72m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished sixth in the discus throw, (41.34m), and sixth in the shot put, (14.77m) at the Brown Springtime Open.
    • Finished second in the shot put, (14.50m), and third in the discus throw, (41.70m) at the Holy Cross Men's Meet.
    • Finished seventh in the shot put, (15.09m), and 11th in the discus throw, (40.23m) at the Mark Young Yale Invitational.
    • Finished 17th in the shot put, (13.88m) at the George Mason Invitational.
    • Finished third in the shot put, (14.42m) at the UNH Wildcat Invitational.
  • Indoor:
    • Placed 12th in the shot put, (14.46m) at the New England Championship.
    • Placed sixth in the shot put, (14.67m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished ninth in the shot put, (14.14m), and 14th in the weight throw, (14.40m) at the URI Coaches vs. Domestic Violence Invitational.
    • Placed 14th in the shot put, (14.58m) at the Boston University Terrier Classic.
    • Finished 11th in the shot put, (14.30m), and 22nd in the weight throw, (13.12m) at the Sorlien Memorial Invitational.

 

High School

  • Attended Coatesville Area Senior High School where he competed in football and track & field
  • Received All-Academic honors in football in 2013
  • Had two top-six finishes in the discus at the PIAA AAA State Championships in 2013 and 2014

Personal

  • Born September 16, 1995
  • Son of Thomas and Dara
  • Has a brother, Garrett
  • He enjoys playing Xbox and fishing
  • His favorite athlete is Drew Brees and favorite teams as Borussia Dortmund, the New Orleans Saints, and the Philadelphia Flyers
  • Majoring in mechanical engineering
  • Chose URI over UConn