Indoor Personal Bests
60M -- 8.13 - JDL College Kick-Off Classic
Outdoor Personal Bests
Javelin-- 62.30 (204-5) -- 2013 Georgia Invitational
Shot Put -- 11.96m (39-3) -- 2015 Wake Forest Open
Discus -- 38.91m (127-8) -- 2015 High Point Vertklasse Meeting
Took part in three meets during is junior campaign competing in the discus, shot put, and javelin ... Finished 33rd at the Wake Forest Open in the shot put ... Earned 17th in the discus at the High Point Vertklasse Meeting ... Finished 14th at the ACC Championships in the javelin.
Did not compete during the season.
Competed at the ACC Championships and recorded a fifth place finish with a distance of 59.11m (193-11) in the javelin ... Also competed in the javelin at the Virginia Challenge finishing ninth.
Did not compete during the indoor season.
Registered a throw of 62.30m in the javelin at the Coastal Carolina Invitational, placing first.
Placed fifth in the 60m throwers dash at the JDL College Kick-Off Classic with a time of 8.13 seconds.
Placed first in the javelin at the WPIAL Section Championships ... Finished fifth overall in the event at the PIAA State Championships ... Earned seven varsity letters at Elizabeth Forward High, including four in track and field, two in football, and one in wrestling ... A two-time member of the Big 7 All-Conference football team ... Currently owns the Elizabeth Forward school record in the javelin with a mark of 195-5 ... Graduated with a grade point average above 4.0 ... Named to the High Honor Roll all four years of high school.
Full name is Michael Jacob Belardia ... Born on March 5, 1993, in Pittsburgh ... Son of Mike and Lynn Belardia ... Has one sister, Alyssa (age 17), and one brother, Colt (15) ... Pursuing a degree in Health and Exercise Science.