Joseph Marini
Joseph Marini
Birth Date: 10/08/1993
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Lincoln Park, N.J.
High School: Boonton
Position: Jumps

2011-12 (FRESHMAN): INDOOR: In the Sorlien Invite, earned second in the triple jump (13.79m)... At Navy, took seventh in the triple jump (13.87m)... At Lafayette/Rider Winter Games, earned a season best and New England and IC4A qualifying mark of 14.33m (47' 0.25") in the triple jump, and also earned a season best 6.39m (20' 11.75") in the long jump... At the Atlantic 10 Indoor's, finished fourth in the triple jump. OUTDOOR: At the AIC Yellow Jacket Invitational, placed second in the triple jump (14.12m)... At Princeton placed 10th in the triple with 14.05m (46-01.25)... At the UNH Wildcat Invitational, earned second in the high jump (1.93m), third in the long jump (6.45m) and fourth in the triple jump (13.25m)... At Holy Cross won the triple jump with a leap of 14.08m (46-2.50)... At Brown's Springtime Open jumped 6.28m in the long jump and placed fourth (13.40m) in the triple jump.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Boonton High School... Freshman, sophomore and junior class president... Senior year school president... Drama Club and chamber choir his senior year... Played football four years, earning three varsity letters... Track and field four years, earning four varsity letters... P.A.L. football club for seven years... Captained track and field team... Received All-County, All-Area track, All-County, All-Area football... County relay record-holder in triple and long jumps.

PERSONAL: Born October 8, 1993... Son of Terri and Nick... Has two sisters, Nicole and Sarah... Nicole graduated Rowan University in 2011... Enjoys training, listening to and making music, and writing... Favorite athletes are Eric Fajardo (Columbia wrestling), Andrew Dundon (Marshall baseball) and teammate Zach Seites-Rundlett... Majoring in kinesiology.