2012: Played in two games ... made his varsity debut in the Black Knights' season opener against nationally ranked Massachusetts (Feb. 10) ... also saw the field in a lopsided 24-7 win over Wagner (Feb. 15) at home ... did not figure statistically.
2011: Played on Army's junior varsity team.
2010: Played on Army's junior varsity team.
Prior To West Point: Spent the 2009 season playing for head coach Tom Hansen at the USMA Prep School ... played under coaches Tom Aiello and Anthony Tufano at H. Frank Casey High School on Long Island ... served as a team captain for both lacrosse and football ... All-Nassau County performer in both sports ... three-time all-conference selection and led the lacrosse team in ground balls and caused turnovers ... on the gridiron, was a finalist for the Mark Martone Award as the best lineman in Nassau County ... led the Seahawks in tackles, sacks, fumble recoveries and forced fumbles ... named to the academic all-conference team in both sports in 2008.
Personal: Marc Anthony Pesa was born on May 16, 1990, in Franklin Square, N.Y. ... son of Frank and Bernadette Pesa ... one brother, Brandon ... mother was born and raised in Ireland ... currently has six aunts and uncles, along with 20 first cousins, that live in Ireland ... first member of his family to attend West Point ... major is International and Comparative Legal Studies.