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|Hometown:||Miller Place, N.Y.|
|High School:||Miller Place|
2010-11: Opens the year as one of the conference’s best 184-pounders … is one of the Spartans’ three captains this season … should provide outstanding leadership for the Green and White … named one of York’s three captains this season … will look to compete for the Metropolitan Conference title at 184 … could make his first trip to the NCAA Tournament this year … goes the extra mile in all aspects of the program … has the potential to post an All-American campaign.
2009-10: Put together an outstanding 22-7 campaign … took second at the annual Metropolitan Conference Championship Tournament … also took second place at the Spartans own New Standard Corporation Invitational Tournament … was in the lineup during York’s opening meets against Drexel and #10 Maryland, two Division I programs … picked up his first win of the year with a 11-2 major decision over McDaniel’s William Yeo in the Spartans’ first home meet … owned a nine-match winning streak early in the season … had two technical falls and one pinfall during his nine-match streak … had another six-match winning streak toward the end of the season … his 21 wins consisted of ten decisions, five major decisions, four technical falls, and two pinfalls.
2008-09: Put together a 10-6 record during his freshman campaign … took fifth place with a 4-2 mark at the Monarch Tournament at 174 pounds … drew the start at 174 against Millersville on January 24 … started again against Kutztown on February 13 … served as a backup to All-American Brian Thomason … gained outstanding experience wrestling against Thomason during practice.
Personal: Is a business administration major ... is the son of Steve and Irene Martocello ... born on July 28, 1990 ... names his father as the person he most admires ... hobbies include wakeboarding, and hunting ... favorite athlete is Dan Gable ... chose York because he "liked the overall feel, business major, and liked the feel and style of the wrestling program" ... most significant athletic achievement is being the runner-up at 184 pounds at the 2010 Metropolitan Conference Championships ... most significant athletic moment while with the Spartan program is being in the finals of the 2009 New Standard / Spartan Invitational ... after graduation he plans on going to graduate school.