2007-08 Patriot League Indoor Weight Throw Champion
2007-08: One of team's top throwers, won five individual events and earned four runner-up finishes on the season. (INDOOR) Won the Patriot League title in the weight throw (58'8") ... produced the league's five-best tosses in the weight throw ... claimed first a total of five times in the event during the indoor campaign ... recorded a career-best effort against Army in the Star Meet, topping the field with a toss of 58'8" ... competed at the IC4A Championship in the weight throw, placing 14th. (OUTDOOR) Earned five top-five finishes in the hammer throw ... once again set a personal-best against Army in the Star Meet, earning runner-up honors in the hammer throw behind teammate Mark Van Orden with a career-best throw of 178'11" ... finished third in the hammer at the Patriot League Championship.
2006-07: (INDOOR) Totaled six top-five efforts on the year, five of which came in the weight throw ... posted back-to-back victories in the weight throw in Navy's Four-Team Meet and Navy's Three-Team Meet ... owned the team's six-best distances in the weight throw. (OUTDOOR) Opened the outdoor season with a second-place showing in the hammer throw at the Point Loma Invitational ... season-best hammer throw came at the Patriot League Championship (151'2"), where he placed ninth.
2005-06: Did not compete with the track & field team ... played in four games with the Navy junior varsity football team as an offensive lineman.
High School / Personal: A 2005 graduate of Ashbrook High School in Gastonia, N.C. ... lettered in track & field, football and wrestling ... finished fifth at the state championship in the shot put and discus throw ... won the state regional in the discus throw as a junior ... county champion in both events during his senior year ... three-time all-conference selection in both events ... helped football team to a state title in 2002 ... an all-conference offensive lineman as a senior ... all-conference wrestler in the 215-pound weight class ... full name is Christopher Michael Bordino ... Parents are Michael and Briget Bordino ... born March 8, 1986 ... majoring in history.
On Bordino: "Chris really developed into a fine thrower and fierce competitor last season. He sets the example in competition for the rest of the team to follow and we expect to see big things from him as our team captain, including a repeat victory in the weight throw and an improved performance in the hammer."