James Martino
James Martino
Year: 2017
Hometown: Danville, Calif.
Position: Port

ATHLETIC EXPERIENCE: Is in his first year with the SCU rowing team as a freshman in 2013-14 ... played four years of basketball at Monte Vista High School in Danville, Calif. ... ran track and played football for two years.

PERSONAL: Born in Pleasanton, Calif. ... grandfater Paul Baldacci played football at Santa Clara University and graduated in 1954 ... mother Elizabeth rowed at Santa Clara University and graduated in 1978 ... has a cousin who plays club rugby at Santa Clara ... hobbies include outdoor activities, surfing in Monterey, scuba diving and kayaking.