|Hometown:||Vernon Hills, Ill.|
|High School:||Adlai E. Stevenson HS|
As a Redshirt Freshman (2014): An All-Big Ten Academic selection … played in the season opener against James Madison (8/30) … made his collegiate debut against the Dukes.
As a Freshman (2013): Served a redshirt season ... named scout team special teams player of the week for his efforts in preparation for Florida State (10/5).
At Adlai E. Stevenson High School: Played offensive line and long snapper for the Patriots … 2013 All-Area Daily Herald selection … 2013 and 2012 Academic All-Conference.
Personal: Son of John and Julie Marchese … father played football at Iowa ... majoring in engineering: materials science.