2016 Cross Country: Competed in six races over the season… At the Paul Short – White Invitational, he ran a season-best 27:03.7 in the 8K placing second within the team and 26th overall… Ran the 10K in 34:42.7 at the NCAA Division II East Region Cross Country Championships.
Prior to Assumption: Ran cross country and track & field at Cumberland High School... Was named first-team all Northern-Division and third-team All-Class A in cross country his senior year... Was a major key in his team winning its 17th Northern Division title in a row... Served as captain of the cross country and indoor track & field team his senior year... Received a first and two second-team All-Divisions in indoor track & field, while also receiving second-team All-Class and second-team All-State honors his senior year... In outdoor track & field, Mardo received three first-team All-Divisions and helped his team set three school records.
Personal: Son of Thomas and Kaela... Has three brothers, Ryan, Jack and Peter... Born on Feb. 23.
Fun Facts: Favorite athlete: Matt Centrowitz... Dream job: Physical Therapist... No. 1 song on his iPod: No problem by Chance the Rapper... If you could meet anyone alive or dead: Galen Rupp... What celebrity do you get mistaken for: Justin Timberlake... Favorite sports memory: Getting the school record in the 4x800 during my last ever outdoor track state meet.