2013: Begins his sophomore year with the Spartans . . . will look to build off of his freshman season.
2012: INDOOR: finished 14th in the shot put with a throw of 10.93 meters and ran the 3000 meter race in a time of 10:56.04 at the GMU Patriot Games . . . finished in ninth place in the mile run at the Crusader Indoor Meet with a time of 5:04.95.
OUTDOOR: Took sixth place in the discus with a 35.09-meter result at the Golden Ram Invitational . . . finished in eighth in the javelin (43.11 meters) and 13th in the discus (35.69 meters) at the Towson Invitational . . . registered a distance of 35.64 meters in the discus at the Goucher Classic . . . finished in first place in his first CAC outdoor championships, threw the javelin 52.45 meters and topped the field by over five feet, also threw the discus 34.07 meters for a 13th place finish.
Personal: Is a computer science major . . . the son of Mike and Alexandra Aponte . . . born on August 6, 1993.