MU has final tune-up for BIG EAST Championships
MU competed at Beach Invite and in Ill.
Track and field to compete Thursday-Sunday
Competition begins at 11 a.m.
MU will send athletes to Cincinnati and Calif.
Assistant Coach Nick Davis on Martello:
High School: Martello earned four letters in track and field at Jackson High School ... Served as team captain as a senior ... Placed eighth at the Ohio state meet as a senior with a personal-best height of 15 feet ... Was sixth at the state meet as a junior ... Graduated with the school record in the pole vault (15-00.00) ... County and district champion as a junior ... Earned team MVP honors as a junior and most improved honors as a sophomore.
Personal: Martello was born in Atlanta, Ga., and is the son of Alfred and Christina Martello ... Has a younger brother, Dominic, and a younger sister Mia ... Father played football at Case Western Reserve ... Plans to major in biomedical sciences.