Laura Piazza
Laura Piazza
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Honeoye Falls, N.Y.
High School: Honeoye Falls-Lima
Event(s): Vault

Personal Records: Pole Vault (10'6") ... 100m (13.14) ... 200m (27.84).

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for head coach Bernie Gardner with Honeoye Falls-Lima track & field ... PVP with Mike Auble ... holds record in 200 free ... sectional champ in the 200-free relay ... 2012 second-team all-county for swimming and first-team all-county in 2013 and 2014 ... second-team all-country in outdoor track in 2015 ... 2015 section champion in pole vault ... 2015 state qualifier in pole vault ... 2014 and 2015 AP Scholar ... recipient of Elmira College Key Scholarship Award in 2014 ... member of the National and Spanish Honor Society.

Personal: Laura Katherine Piazza was born in Buffalo, N.Y. and raised in Honeoye Falls, N.Y. ... parents are Brenda and Ken Piazza ... has a younger sister, Anna ... double major in psychology and communication ... other interests incluce swimming, piano, flute, reading, lifeguarding, teaching swim lessons, and spending time with family and friends ... best advice she's received is, "Don't keep pushing yourself when you're injured, you're only going to make it worse in the long run" ... credits athletic success to her family for always making an attempt to come to every meet, swimming and track, and their continued support ... started running in eighth grade ... favorite athletic-related moment was breaking the pole vault record at her high school.

Top Performances

YearSport60m200mPole Vault
2017 Outdoor -- -- -- -- 3.35m
2017 Indoor -- -- -- -- 3.35m
2016 Outdoor -- -- 27.62 3.22m
2016 Indoor 8.36 27.82 3.30m

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
May 5–6, 2017 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships Pole Vault 3.35m (10' 11.75") 3
Apr 29, 2017 Cardinal Classic Pole Vault NP (NP)  
Apr 22–23, 2017 Cortland Classic Invitational Pole Vault 3.07m (10' 0.75") 6
Apr 14, 2017 Golden Eagle Friday Night Invite Pole Vault 3.12m (10' 2.75") 4
Apr 9, 2017 Nazareth College ROC City Track & Field Classic Pole Vault 3.30m (10' 10") 2
Apr 2, 2017 Geneseo Early Season Invitational Pole Vault 2.75m (9' 0.25") 13
Dec 9, 2016 Houghton December Classic Pole Vault 3.35m (10' 11.75") 2
May 6–7, 2016 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships Pole Vault NP (NP)  
Apr 23, 2016 Rochester Spring Invite Pole Vault 3.22m (10' 6.75") 2
Apr 23, 2016 Rochester Spring Invite 200m 27.62 (1.5) 12
Apr 16–17, 2016 Bison Outdoor Classic Pole Vault 3.15m (10' 4") 21
Apr 11, 2016 Nazareth College ROC City Track & Field Classic Pole Vault 2.85m (9' 4.25") 7
Mar 30, 2016 2016 Geneseo Early Mid-Week 100m 13.26w (4.5) 17
Mar 30, 2016 2016 Geneseo Early Mid-Week Pole Vault 2.95m (9' 8") 3
Feb 26–27, 2016 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships Pole Vault 3.20m (10' 6") 9
Feb 20, 2016 Golden Eagle Invite Pole Vault 3.20m (10' 6") 7
Feb 12–13, 2016 David Hemery Valentine Invitational 200m 27.82 193
Feb 12–13, 2016 David Hemery Valentine Invitational Pole Vault NP (NP)  
Feb 6–7, 2016 Ithaca College Bomber Invitational Pole Vault 2.90m (9' 6.25") 11
Feb 6–7, 2016 Ithaca College Bomber Invitational 200m 28.50 45
Jan 22, 2016 Highlander Invitational Pole Vault 3.30m (10' 10") 3
Jan 22, 2016 Highlander Invitational 200m 28.75 18
Jan 16, 2016 RIT Tiger Invitational 60m 8.44 13
Jan 16, 2016 RIT Tiger Invitational Pole Vault 2.90m (9' 6.25") 13
Dec 10, 2015 RIT Early Season Invitational 60m 8.36 8
Dec 10, 2015 RIT Early Season Invitational Pole Vault 2.70m (8' 10.25") 8
Dec 5, 2015 Brockport Early Season Invite 200m 29.04 26
Dec 5, 2015 Brockport Early Season Invite Pole Vault 2.75m (9' 0.25") 9