Marko Peric, who hails from Belgrade, Serbia, has recently signed his National Letter of Intent to continue his track & field career at Aquinas College. Peric, who plans on studying Sports Management, holds a personal best of 50.59 meters in the 2kg discus. He states, "I am most excited about the student-athlete experience at Aquinas, but I am also really excited about gaining new knowledge."
When Marko was 15 years old he was named "Best Athlete" at his Red Star Club and was a National Champion in Serbia. As a youth competitor he was 14th at the World Youth Championships in Donetsk in 2013 and as a junior he was 4th at the Balkan Junior Championships 2015.