Maria Paolillo
Maria Paolillo

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Lafayette, Ind.

High School:
Lafayette Jefferson HS

Height:
5-5

Event:
Distances

Birthdate:
06/12/1992



05/29/2013

Sixty-Two Boilers Honored Among Spring Academic All-Big Ten

Thirty-two members of Purdue track & field recognized for 3.0+ GPAs.

12/06/2012

46 Boilers Named to Academic All-Big Ten Fall Honor Roll

Six members of Purdue's Sweet 16 volleyball team recognized for academic excellence.

03/29/2012

Mike Poehlein Invitational Opens Outdoor Home Slate

Purdue welcomes 12 other schools to the weekend meet in West Lafayette, Ind.

02/18/2012

Boilers Wrap Up Indoor Home Slate

Purdue had a solid final tune up before heading to Big Tens next weekend.

2014: Did not compete in any indoor/outdoor meets in the 2013-14 track seasons for the Boilermakers.

2012: Crossed the line in the one mile run at 5:36.78 at the Boilermaker Invite (2/18). Competed for fourth at the Purdue Invitational (1/7) in the 3,000 mile run. Took third at the Purdue Open (4/27-4/28) in the 5,000 meter run and recorded season best time of 18:47.40 at the Mike Poehlein Invitational (3/30-3/31).

High School: Four-year varsity letterwinner in cross country and track and field at Jefferson High School; three-time Most Valuable Player in cross country, Most Improved Player freshman year cross country; Outstanding Sophomore Award; garnered the Joe Heath Mental Attitude Award senior year.

Personal: Maria Catherine Paolillo was born June 12, 1992 in Lafayette, Ind.; is the daughter of Ben Paolillo and Andrea Blocher; has a brother William Reddock II; enjoys fashion and the Chicago White Sox; majoring in apparel and design technology.