Taque Patino
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    Taque Patino

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Rockford, Mich.

    High School:
    Rockford

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 198

    Position:
    2M Off.

    11/05/2011

    Air Force vs. #19 St. Francis (10.29.11)

    The Falcons' comeback falls short in an 11-10 loss to the Terriers.

    11/05/2011

    Air Force vs. #19 St. Francis (10.30.11)

    The Falcons hold on for a 9-8 victory over the Terriers.

    10/20/2011

    #17 Air Force vs. #13 Loyola Marymount (10.14.11)

    The Falcons host Loyola Marymount in a WWPA match-up.

    2010: Earned a varsity letter ... recorded 16 goals and five assists on the year ... also recorded nine steals and 11 drawn ejections.

    2009: Earned a varsity letter ... recipient of the Falcons' Most Improved Award ... tallied 15 goals and seven assists on the season ... also registered 11.5 steals and four drawn ejections.

    2008: Earned a varsity letter.

    High School: All-American in high school ... team went a combined 170-3-1 over four years with four state championships ... two-time all-state selection ... all-state MVP and Michigan Player of the Year as a senior ... team MVP and captain as a senior and most improved as a junior ... led team with 127 goals in 2007, while adding 76 steals and 46 assists ... also lettered four years in swimming ... named to honor roll every semester.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 20 ... son of Tanya Patino ... majoring in economics ... would like to become a pilot ... hobbies include anything in the snow or water ... hero is his mother ... favorite quote: "Cut out all these exclamation points. An exclamation point is like laughing at your own joke." -F. Scott Fitzgerald.

    Inside Men's Water Polo