Corey

Vita

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Year: Freshman
Hometown: Denville, N.J.
High School: Oratory Preparatory School

Bio

Before Holy Cross:

  • Four-year member of the varisty track and field team under head coach Eugene Maxwell
  • Served as captain sophomore, junior and senior year
  • Named Team MVP (2017 and 2018) and First Team All-Conference (2017 and 2018)  
  • Set school record in the 400m hurdles (57.69 in 2017)
  • Also a four-year member of the cross country team under head coach William McCrystal
  • Served as captain senior year
  • Named to the First Team All-Conference (2016)
  • Led the team to win the Conference Championships (2014, 2016, and 2017)
  • Served as Yearbook Editor-in-Chief, LLS Light the Night Walk Co-Chair, Student Council Representative, Student Life Committee Representative and St. Philip Neri Club Co-Chair
  • Received the Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony Award (2017) and named the NJSIAA New Jersey State Scholar Athlete (2018)
  • Member of the Investment Club, History Club, Sports Enthusiast Club, OP Rowdies, Operation Smile and Fed Challenge
  • Plans to major in political science 

Personal:

  • Son of Andrew and Kathleen
  • Has one brother (Andrew Vita III) and two sisters (Brianne and Courtney Vita)
  • Both sisters attend Holy Cross (Class of 2020 and 2022)
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