Aaron Orduno
Aaron  Orduno

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Mesia, Ariz.

High School:
Dobson HS

Last College:
Pima CC

Height:
6-0

Event:
Throws

Experience:
2L

Indoor:
R-Sr./1L

Outdoor:
UNA/2L

02/25/2016

Hicks Claims Gold at C-USA Championships

Lautric, Maloney get silver

02/25/2016

Post-Meet Notes: C-USA Indoor Championships

Meet Notes

02/24/2016

Hicks Ties C-USA Championship Record in 60m Prelims

Hicks, Gotch go 1-2 in 60m dash prelims, Tech claims silver in both long jumps

02/24/2016

Meet Notes: C-USA Championships Day One

Meet Notes

01/31/2016

LA Tech Women Claim Gold in 4x400m Relay at Vanderbilt

Gotch enters national ranks in 60m dash

02/24/2016

2016 C-USA Indoor Championships - Day One

Photos from the 2016 Conference USA Indoor Track and Field Championships at the CrossPlex in Birmingham, Alabama.

05/17/2015

C-USA Championships Day Four

Photos from the fourth day of the 2015 Conference USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in El Paso, Texas.

03/24/2015

2015 Jim Mize Invitational - Day Two

Photos from the second day of the 2015 Jim Mize Invitational

05/19/2014

C-USA Outdoor Championships

Photos from the final day of the 2014 C-USA Outdoor Championships.

05/16/2014

2014 C-USA Outdoor Championships

Day One

2014 Indoor Second Team All-Conference USA (Weight Throw)
2014 Indoor Third Team All-Conference USA (Shot Put)

2015: Redshirted the indoor season, did not compete ... Opened the outdoor season in rainy conditions at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/20-21) where he won the hammer with a throw of 168-7 (51.39m), won the shot put at the meet for the second consecutive year with a mark of 46-11.75 (14.32m) and placed fifth in the discus with a throw of 150-6 (45.87m) ... Placed 26th in the shot put at the Pepsi Florida Relays (4/2-4) with a throw of 49-7.25 (15.12m) ... Won both the shot put (50-6, 15.39m) and the hammer (178-3, 54.33m) at the Demon Invitational (4/11) while finishing third in the discus (154-0, 46.93m) ... Threw the discus 141-6 (43.12m) at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/18), placing 16th ... Was the runner-up in the shot put at the Leon Johnson Invitational (4/25) with a throw of 51-6.25 (15.70m) and placed fourth in the discus with a throw of 147-2 (44.86m) ... Recorded the third-longest hammer throw in school history as he finished third at the Horned Frog Invitational (5/2) with a mark of 181-9 (55.40m) while finishing as the runner-up in the shot put with a throw of 52-10.75 (16.12m) ... At the Conference USA Championships (5/14-17), finished ninth in the shot put with a throw of 51-4.25 (15.65m) and placed 12th in the discus with a mark of 153-2 (55.40m).

2014: Opened his LA Tech career at the UAB Blazer Invitational (1/10-11) where he finished 11th in the weight throw with a mark of 51-11.25 (15.83m) and placed 12th in the shot put with at hrow of 46-10 (14.27m) ... Threw the shot put 51-3.75 (15.64m) to place fifth and finished 14th in the weight throw with a mark of 49-4.25 (15.04m) at the Texas A&M 10 Team Invitational (1/18) ... Recorded a pair of fourth place finishes at the Southern Miss Invitational (1/30) with a 54-1 (16.48m) mark in the weight throw and a 50-7.25 (15.42m) throw in the shot put ... At the Tyson Invitational (2/14-15), finished 14th in the weight throw with a mark of 53-3.75 (16.25m) and placed 21st in the shot put with a throw of 49-10.5 (15.20m) ... Garnered a pair of all-conference honors at the C-USA Indoor Championships (2/28-3/1) as he finished second in the weight throw with a mark of 56-8.5 (17.28m) and placed third in the shot put with a throw of 52-3.75 (15.94m) ... Opened the outdoor season at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/22) where he won the shot put with a throw of 52-0.5 (15.86m), finished fifth in the hammer with a throw of 170-7 (52.00m) and placed sixth in the discus with a throw of 156-5 (47.68m) ... Notched the third-best hammer throw in school history with a mark of 175-2 (53.39m) as he placed fifth at the Skechers Carl Kight Invitational (4/5-6) while also finishing third in the shot put with a throw of 51-8.25 (15.75m) and finishing seventh in the discus with a throw of 146-2 (44.55m) ... Won both the shot put (53-7.75/16.35m) and the discus (156-4/47.65m) at the UTEP Invitational (4/12) while placing third in the hammer (163-2/49.75m) ... Set a new school record in the hammer with a throw of 186-3 (56.78m) to place eighth at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/19) ... At the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (5/16-18), finished fourth in the hammer with a throw of 181-0 (55.17m), placed ninth in the shot put with a mark of 51-7 (15.72m) and threw the discus 144-9 (44.13m) to finish 16th.

Previous School: Pima Community College ... 2012 Regional Hammer Champion ... Ninth place nationally in shot put at NJCAAA Indoor Nationals.

High School: Graduated from Dobson High School in 2011 ... Lettered in wrestling, football, and track.

Personal: Saul Aaron Orduno ... Born on December 26, 1992 ... Son of Ezaul Orduno and Elia Cuervo ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Northern Arizona, Arkansas, Boise State, Colorado, and New Mexico.

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