Marco Grasso
Marco  Grasso


Sao Paulo, Brazil

High School:
Colego Presbiteriano Mackenzie

Last College:
University of the Pacific




Ohio State Blows by Saint Francis in Three Sets

Buckeyes improve to 16-5 on the season


Ohio State Sweeps Princeton in Non-Conference Meeting

Buckeyes improve to 15-5 on the season


Ohio State Opens 2015 Slate with Triumph Over McKendree

The Buckeyes top McKendree in Bearcats' first MIVA match


Buckeyes Top York, Split Four Sets with Penn State

Ohio State won five of eight sets played


Ohio State Tops McMaster University Twice in Exhibition Action

Buckeyes win six of eight sets played

2015 (Junior Season): Played in 15 matches, making four starts ... averaged 9.40 assists per set during four-match starting streak (3/17-28) ... accumulated 158 assists, 23 digs, 14 blocks and three service aces overall ... posted season-high 44 assists and six digs in back-to-back matches at Penn State (3/21) and vs. Erskine (3/28), adding six blocks against the Nittany Lions and three aces vs. the Flying Fleet ... threw up four blocks (1s, 3a) and 27 assists in sweep at Saint Francis (3/20).

2014 (Sophomore Season; at Pacific): Played in 21 matches, including 16 starts ... dished out 458 assists while attacking at a .304 clip (21-7-46) as a setter ... added 86 digs, 35 blocks (4s, 31a) and four service aces ... tallied 55 assists in a four-set win over UC-San Diego (Feb. 8) ... added 11 digs versus UC-San Diego for a double-double ... responsible for 7.5 points in season-opening victory against Cal State Northridge (Jan. 4) with four kills, four blocks (1s, 3a) and an ace.

2013 (Freshman Season; at Pacific): Played in 21 matches, starting three ... recorded 134 assists, 33 digs, five kills, four blocks and a pair of service aces.

Prior to Pacific: Led his club teams to first place finishes at the 2009 Parana Cup, 2008 Olympic Center Cup and state championships in 2007 and 2008 ... team was state runner-up in 2009.

Personal: Son of Mauro and Rejane Grasso ... has two siblings; brother, Gianluca and sister, Anna Carolina ... both parents played for the Brazilian National Team ... majoring in civil engineering.