AS A SENIOR: Finished seventh in the 400 in his only track and field event of the season at the Blue and Gold Invitational.
AS A JUNIOR: Saw action in six meets during the track and field season ... competed in the long and triple jumps and the sprint events.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Started the season with a personal best in the long jump (6.28m) at the Blue and Gold Invitational ... went 13.16m at the Mike Poehlein Invitational in the triple jump ... competed at the Border Battle in the long jump (6.18m) and triple jump (13.21m) ... achieved another outdoor personal best at the Dave Rankin Invitational with a triple jump of 13.38m ... concluded the season at the Gina Relays and went 13.34m in the triple jump and 6.25m in the long jump.
AS A FRESHMAN: Finished the season at the Dave Rankin Invitational with a long jump of 6.22m ... also ran the 200 in 23.87 at the meet ... had a long jump of 6.02m at the Ole Miss Invitational ... opened the season with a long jump of 6.20m at the Mike Poehlein Invitational.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Earned 10 letters while competing in track (3), basketball (4) and soccer (3) at Montgomery Township (N.J.) ... three-time track MVP ... three-time all-conference and all-county performer ... team captain as a senior ... helped squad win conference title as a senior ... set school record in the triple jump (42'4") and the 200 (22.3) ... member of the St. Charles Youth Group ... born in Princeton, N.J. ... son of Christopher Paladino and Erin Dolan ... has two siblings, Fiona, who is a freshman on the Notre Dame Track and Field team, and Faelen ... grandfather, Patrick (`58), played football at Notre Dame and was part of the Irish squad that broke Oklahoma's 47-game winning streak ... graduated from the College of Arts and Letters.
PALADINO'S CAREER INDOOR BESTS
|Long Jump (Blue and Gold Invitational)||6.28m|
|Triple Jump (Notre Dame Invitational)||12.97m|
PALADINO'S CAREER OUTDOOR BESTS
|Long Jump (Gina Relays)||6.25m|
|Triple Jump (Dave Rankin Invitational)||13.38m|