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[apos]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[apos]s 47-game winning streak … graduated from the College of Arts and Letters.
PALADINO[apos]S CAREER INDOOR BESTS
|Long Jump (Blue and Gold Invitational)||6.28m|
|Triple Jump (Notre Dame Invitational)||12.97m|
PALADINO[apos]S CAREER OUTDOOR BESTS
|Long Jump (Gina Relays)||6.25m|
|Triple Jump (Dave Rankin Invitational)||13.38m|