2005 Patriot League Indoor Championship Rookie of the Meet.
In the Record Books:
Tied for the sixth-best mark in the indoor high jump with a mark of 5'5" (1.65 meters) ... ranks seventh on the all-time list with a 12'5-1/2" (3.80 meters) mark in the outdoor pole vault.
Advanced to the ECAC Championship in the pole vault during both seasons ... qualified for the NCAA East Regional in the outdoor campaign ... finished second at the Patriot League Championship with a 12'5-1/2" (3.80 meters) clearance before placing 14th at the ECAC Championship ... posted two first-place performances in the pole vault ... totaled three high jump victories (two outdoor, one indoor) as a sophomore ... defeated Army in the outdoor Star Meet with a height of 5'3-3/4" (1.62 meters) ... followed that performance up with a second-place height at the Patriot League Championship.
Registered second-place finishes at the Patriot League Indoor Championship in the high jump and pole vault ... cleared 5'5" in the high jump ... in the pole vault, posted a height of 11'9-3/4" ... tied team-best mark in the indoor high jump and outdoor pole vault ... cleared 11'5-3/4" in meet against American, Ohio, Colgate and Delaware ... recorded Navy's second-best high jump result in same meet with a 5'3" effort ... responsible for five first-place event finishes during her rookie campaign.
Attended Buckeye High School ... earned four letters each in track and gymnastics ... served as team captain and named MVP of her track team during her senior year ... placed fourth in the high jump at the 2004 Ohio State Championship.
Daughter of William and Maureen Charnigo ... born Jan. 18, 1986, in Cleveland, Ohio ... majoring in oceanography.