|Hometown:||Mullica Hill, N.J.|
|High School:||Clearview Regional|
- Attended Clearview Regional High School.
- Member of the cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track teams, earning 11 total varsity letters.
- Captained the cross country and track teams his senior year.
- Named First Team All-Conference for Cross Country in 2017 and Second Team All-Conference for Cross Country in 2018.
- Named Second Team All-Conference for Outdoor Track in 2017 and 2018.
- Born July 28, 2000.
- Son of Melanie and Craig Gardina.
- Has one brother, Brody, and one sister, Miranda.
- Chose Rhode Island over the University of New Haven and Rowan.
- Interests include gaming.
- Favorite athlete is Carson Wentz.
- Lists his favorite teams as the Philadelphia Eagles, Flyers, 76ers, Phillies, and Union.
- Chose Rhode Island because "URI offered me the best chance to succeed in life and to grow as a person".
- Majoring in Chemical Engineering.