2017-18: Competed in nine singles matches in his rookie year, going 6-3… Also went 6-3 in doubles play… Was victorious in his collegiate debut with a 6-1, 6-1 win on Sept. 15 against Eastern Illinois… All of his match action came during the fall season.
Prep: USTA national hard courts boys 16s Top 48 singles finisher in 2015... Defeated Joseph VanMeter at an ITF at Valpo 6-3, 0-6, 6-4... Won the midwest outdoor closed for doubles in the summer of 2015... Came in fifth place for singles at the midwest closed in summer 2015... Fourth place in doubles at the boys 18s midwest closed in Indianapolis in 2016... Finished with a high school record of 87-20... In 2014, was a conference champion, all-conference selection, sectional qualifier and state qualifier in doubles... In 2015, was all-conference and honorable mention all-state... In 2016, was all-conference and a state qualifier for doubles, losing in the quarterfinals at state... Comes in as a three-star recruit, according to tennisrecruiting.net... Ranked third in Illinois and 14th in the Great Lakes.
Personal: Parents are Mike and Julie Marino... Has one brother, Grant and a sister, Elizabeth... Born on Dec. 21, 1998... Major is sports management.