|Hometown:||Palm City, Fla.|
|Other College:||St. Petersburg College|
AS A JUNIOR (2016): Appeared in eight games (all out of the bullpen)…Matched career-high with three strikeouts in the 8-4 win over Eastern Michigan (2/27)...Threw a season-high 2.1 innings at Bethune-Cookman (3/1)...Earned the win with 1.0 scoreless innings against Saint Joseph's (3/4).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2015): Appeared in eight games…Went 1-0 with a 4.22 ERA…Held opponents to just a .212 batting average…Made season-debut with a scoreless inning at No. 18 Illinois (3/20)…Earned first win as a Bull with a scoreless inning in the 9-6 victory at UConn (4/2)…Threw a season-high 2.2 hitless innings at No. 9 Florida (5/5)…Struck out a season-high three batters in 2.0 innings against UCF (5/14).
AS A FRESHMAN AT ST. PETERSBURG COLLEGE (2014): Appeared in 13 games, making one start…Went 2-0 with a 3.25 ERA and one save…Recorded 25 strikeouts in 27.2 innings.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letter winner for head coach Jerry Smith at Martin County HS…Recorded nine saves as a junior…Team captain in 2011.
PERSONAL: Born Mark Richard Savarese on Oct. 14, 1994 in Lynbrook, N.Y. …Parents are Mark and Kordula…Has two sisters, Stefanie and Paige.
Innings (Starter): N/A
Innings (Reliever): 2.2, at #9 Florida (5/5/15)
Hits Allowed: 5, at Bethune-Cookman (3/1/16)
Runs: 4, at North Florida (3/16/16)
Earned Runs: 4, at North Florida (3/16/16)
Walks: 2, 2x, last, at North Florida (3/16/16)
Strikeouts: 3, 2x, last, vs. Eastern Michigan (2/27/16)