Stephen Cirella
Stephen Cirella
Height: 6-0
Year: JR
Hometown: Jamestown, R.I.
High School: North Kingstown
Previous College: Salve Regina
Events: Multi
Major: Psychology

2018-19

  • Indoor:
    • Finished second at the URI Heptathlon with 4503 total points... Won the shot put (13.86m) and pole vault (4.14m) and finished third in the high jump (1.86m), third in the 60m hurdles (9.42s), sixth in the 1000m (3:05.38), eighth in the long jump (5.88m), and ninth in the 60m (7.80s).

2017-18

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished ninth in the 4x400m relay (3:33.58) at the Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Finished ninth in the 110m hurdles (17.33s) and 11th in the discus (34.40m) and javelin (39.04m) at the Holy Cross Invitational.
    • Finished sixth in the long jump (6.20m) and 14th in the 100m (12.42s) at the Holy Cross Classic.
    • Finished 11th in the discus (35.46m) at the Brown Springtime Open.
    • Finished fourth in the decathlon with a total of 5856 points at the Atlantic 10 Championship... Placed first in the shot put (13.27m), second in the long jump (6.39m), second in the pole vault (3.75m), second in the javelin (45.14m), third in the discus (35.90m), fifth in the high jump (1.74m), fifth in the 110m hurdles (17.16s), sixth in the 400m (55.76s), sixth in the 1500m (5:08.32), and seventh in the 100m (12.35s).
  • Indoor:
    • Finished fourth in the heptathlon with a total of 4502 points at the Atlantic 10 Championship... Placed third in the shot put (12.48m), sixth in the long jump (6.11m), fifth in the pole vault (3.80m), fifth in the high jump (1.89m), eighth in the 60m hurdles (9.26s), sixth in the 1000m (3:01.54), and 10th in the 60m dash (7.70s).
    • Finished 13th in the shot put (12.55m) at the Coaches Tribute Meet.
    • Finished sixth in the heptathlon with a total of 4579 points in the New England Championship... Placed first in the shot put (13.87m), fifth in the long jump (6.38m), eighth in the pole vault (3.60m), fifth in the high jump (1.85m) ninth in the 60m hurdles (9.27s), ninth in the 1000m (3:00.35) and 11th in the 60m dash (7.66s).
    • Finished 12th in the shot put (13.91m) at the Sorlien Invitational.
    • Placed second in the heptathlon with 4623 points at the Multi-Event Qualifier... Placed first in the shot put (13.60m), third in the long jump (6.48m), third in the pole vault (3.80m), third in the high jump (1.84m), fifth in the 60m hurdles (9.26s), fifth in the 1000m (3:05.37), and fifth in the 60m (7.54s).
    • Finished sixth in the heptathlon with 4549 points at the UConn Multi-Event Challenge... Placed first in the shot put (14.43m), eighth in the long jump (6.40m), 10th in the pole vault (3.20m), first in the high jump (1.95m), seventh in the 60m hurdles (9.22s), 14th in the 1000m (3:09.96), and 12th in the 60m (7.58s).

High School

  • Attended North Kingstown High School.
  • Member of the baseball team and earned four varsity letters (2013-2016), soccer team and earned three varsity letters (2012-2015) and track team and earned two varsity letters (2015-2016). 
  • Also was a member basketball team (2013-14).
  • Captained the baseball and track team.
  • Member of the Honor Roll.
  • Was a three-time Rhode Island Baseball Coaches Association All-Star.
  • Team MVP in indoor track and field and baseball.
  • Outdoor Track and Field: All-Division and All-Class in the shot put (state runner up), All-Division and All-Class in the long jump and All-Division and All-Class in the discus.
  • Indoor Track and Field: All-Division, All-Class, and State Champion in the shot put and All-Division and All-Class in the long jump (state runner up).
  • All-Division in soccer and All-Division in baseball.
  • Holds the school record in the shot put (52' 10") and long jump (21' 11").

Before Rhode Island

  • Transfer from Salve Regina University.
  • Played on the baseball team and was named Rookie of the Week (March 2016).
  • Member of the CCC Conference Championship team.
  • Team made NCAA Regional appearance.

Personal

  • Born March 13, 1998.
  • Son of Loriann and Stephen Sr. 
  • Has one brother, Eric, and one sister, Rachael.
  • His dad, Stephen Sr., played football at URI.
  • Decided to transfer to URI because of the opportunity to be apart of an amazing team and to continue to achieve academic and athletic success. 
  • Interests include athletics and photography.
  • Lists his favorite teams as Boston Red Sox, Boston Celtics, Boston Bruins, and New England Patriots.
  • Favorite athlete is Ashton Euton.
  • Majoring in Psychology with a double minor in Kinesiology and Nutrition.