Noelya Delacruz
Noelya Delacruz
Year: FR
Hometown: Providence, R.I.
High School: Bay View Academy
Events: Throws
Major: Kinesiology

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • Shot Put: 12.01 (2018-19 at Beantown Challenge)
    • Weight Throw: 15.61 (2018-19 at Brown Invitational)
  • Outdoor
    • Hammer: 41.56 (2018-19 at UConn Northeast Challenge)
    • Javelin: 31.82 (2018-19 at Minutemen Invitational)
    • Shot Put: 11.84 (2018-19 at Atlantic 10 Championship)

2018-19

  • Indoor:
    • Finished ninth in the shot put (11.59m) and 12th in the weight throw (12.73m) at the Brown Alden Invitational.
    • Finished 13th in the shot put (12.01m) and 17th in the weight throw (13.59m) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished seventh in the shot put (11.90m) and 10th in the weight throw (13.61m) at the Sorlien Invitational.
    • Finished 19th in the weight throw (14.08m) and 21st in the shot put (11.45m) at the Terrier Classic.
    • Finished 21st in the shot put (11.03m) at the New England Championship.
    • Finished 17th in the shot put (10.91m) at the URI Coaches Tribute.
    • Placed second in the weight throw (15.61m) and fifth in the shot put (11.49m) at the Brown Invitational.
    • Finished eighth in the weight throw (15.06m) and 16th in the shot put (10.59m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Outdoor:
    • Finished eighth in the javelin (31.82m) at the Minutemen Invitational.
    • Finished 12th in the javelin (31.40m), 17th in the shot put (10.17m) and 22nd in the hammer (41.56m) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Finished eighth in the shot put (11.36m), 10th in the hammer (39.27m) and 10th in the javelin (28.39m) at the Holy Cross Invitational.
    • Finished 11th in the hammer (41.40m), 20th in the javelin (22.96m) and 20th in the shot put (10.10m) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational.
    • Finished 10th in the shot put (11.84m) and 13th in the javelin (27.80m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.

High School

  • Attended St. Mary's Academy Bay View.
  • Member of the track and field and volleyball teams.
  • Captained the track and field team her senior year.
  • Earned Second Team All-State in shot put (2018), Outstanding Athlete of the Year (2018), and Most Decorated Track & Field Athlete (2018).
  • Broke the shot put school record in 2018.
  • Two-time New Balance Nationals Qualifier.
  • Class C Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field Champions (2017-18).
  • Earned Academic All-State.
  • Member of the National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta Honor Society, and Rho Kappa Honor Society.
  • Spanish Club President and volunteer for the Special Olympics.

Personal

  • Born May 12, 2000.
  • Has one brother, Gabriel, and a twin sister, Neomy.
  • Chose Rhode Island over Massachusetts, Sacred Heart, LIU Brooklyn, and Illinois State.
  • Decided on Rhode Island becuase of the coaching staff and team along with the science department. 
  • Favorite athlete is Michelle Carter.
  • Majoring in Kinesiology.