Rider Track & Field BIO
 Alicia Carthan

At Rider:
Elementary Education/Psychology major…as a Rider rookie during the indoor track and field season, placed fifth in the shot put with a distance of 39'6.5" at the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championships…during the outdoor season, was second in the shot put at the Lafayette Invitational (12.13m)…was third in the shot put with a distance of 11.70m while also finishing seventh in the discus throw with a distance of 38.68m at the TCNJ Invitational…was sixth in the discus throw with a distance of 31.87m at the Greyhound Invitational…runner-up in the discus (36.91m) and was also fifth in the shot put (11.81m) and ninth in the hammer (38.94m), helping Rider to the team title at the MAAC Outdoor Championships…lettered for the Northeast Conference Champion field hockey team in the Fall of 2012, appearing in 11 games and making eight starts in goal…third in the NEC in shutouts and fourth in the NEC in goals against average, earning NEC Rookie of the Week honors on September 17.

At Bordentown High School:
Two-year letterwinner for field hockey, earning Second Team All-Suburban and First Team All-Burlington County Scholastic League (BCSL) honors...was first in New Jersey in saves...four-year letterwinner in track and field, throwing the shot put and discus...two-time NJSIAA Group II Central Jersey champion in the shot put while finishing runner-up in the discus...three-time divisional champion in the shot put while placing second in Burlington County...hobbies include singing, art and poetry...also plays the alto saxophone.

Position: Throws
Height: 6'0"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Bordentown, N.J.
High School: Bordentown