Marcello Quarante
Marcello Quarante
Year: Junior
Hometown: Scottsdale, Ariz.
High School: Chaparral High School
Position: Breaststroke
Events: Breaststroke

UC Santa Barbara

MPSF SECOND TEAM – 100 Breaststroke – 200 Breaststroke

Graduated from Chaparral High School...Swam 100 and 200 Breaststroke, 200 IM...2013 US Open Qualifier in the 200 Breaststroke when he was 16 years old...Summer and Winter Junior National Qualifier in the 100 and 200 Breaststroke (2013, 2014, 2015)...9th seed at the 2013 Summer Junior Nationals in the 200 Breaststroke...Arizona State Record Holder and State Champions in the 200 Medley Relay (2013, 2014).

Majoring in Communications at UCSB...Chose UCSB because it has a positive and successful culture...He loved the enthusiastic attitude of the coaches as well...Time of 1:57.26 in the 200 Breaststroke at the SAC Short Course Qualifier in 2017...Time of 53.94 in the 100 Breaststroke at the SAC Short Course Qualifier in 2017...Has the goal of showing that anything is achievable no matter the cards dealt.

"It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog."