Alexa Cardella
Alexa Cardella
Height: 5-3
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Staten Island, N.Y.
High School: St. Joseph by the Sea
Events: Sprints
Major: Neuroscience
  • Three-year letter-winner who competed in the 55, 60, 100 & 200 for the Royals

Senior Year (2019-20) (Outdoor season cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic)

  • Competed in seven meets during the indoor season for the Royals
  • Recorded a season-best seventh place finish in the 60 meter dash at the Blue and Orange Invitational & Multi (Feb. 8-9)
  • Ran a personal-best time in the 200 (29.93) at the Blue and Orange Invitational & Multi (Feb. 8-9)

Junior Year (2018-19)

  • Competed in 10 meets across the indoor and outdoor seasons
  • Clocked a personal best time of 8.31 in the 55 meter dash at the DuCharme Invitational on Feb. 10 and had a personal record in the 200 at the Jim Taylor Invitational on Mar. 30, clocking in at 30.42
  • Finished 15th in the 60 prelims while helping the Royals take third in the 4x200 meter relay at the Landmark Conference Indoor Championships on Feb. 23
  • Placed 17th in the 100 prelims at the Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships on May 4-5
  • Top individual result was a fifth place finish in the 100 at the Monarch Open on Apr. 27

Sophomore Year (2017-18)

  • Ran the 60, 200 and 4x200 relay during the indoor season.
  • Competed in the 100, 200 and 4x100 relay during the outdoor season.

Personal Best Marks

Event Meet (Date) Mark
55 Ducharme Invitational (Feb. 10, 2019) 8.31
60 River Hawk Opener (Dec. 1, 2017) 8.73
100 Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships (May 5-6, 2018)  14.16 
200 Blue and Orange Invitational & Multi (Feb. 8-9, 2020) 29.93

Awards & Honors

  • Landmark Conference Winter Academic Honor Roll (2018, 2019, 2020)
  • Landmark Conference Spring Academic Honor Roll (2019, 2020)

High school/personal

  • Earned varsity letters in soccer and track & field at St. Joesph by the Sea. Was also a member of the flag football team.
  • Won the GCHSAA Intersectional City Varsity Soccer Championship in 2014.
  • Was 2015 MVP for SICHSAA varsity soccer.
  • Holds the 4x1600 school record fro St. Joseph by the Sea.
  • Was on the Honor Roll for four years and was a 2015 SICHSAA 2015 Scholar Athlete.
  • Daughter of Sal and Liliana Cardella.
  • Mother graduated from St. John's University.
  • Has an older brother, Raymond, and a younger brother, Michael.
  • Raymond attends the University of New Hampshire.