|High School:||Newington High School|
2004-05: Had two top-10 finishes in shot put and three in weight throw during indoor season ... finished as high as fourth (at Maine) ... placed fifth and ninth in two hammer throw competitions at UConn ... had two top-10 finishes in both the shot put and discus.
2003-04: Best shot put showing during indoor season came at NEC Championships (11.43m) ... finished 17th in both the hammer throw and discus at NEC Outdoor Championships.
Before Central: Four-year track and field participant at Newington High ... also played football (two years) and soccer (one year) ... top field athlete three straight seasons at Newington.
Personal: Son of Nora and Perry Cornelio ... a management major.