Marco Lainez #4 QB
Princeton, NJ / The Hun School
High School Honors
Northeast Prep Offensive Player of the Year as a senior . . . first-team New Jersey Prep and Northeast Prep League as a senior . . . team MVP and New Jersey Prep offensive MVP . . . 12th-Man Touchdown Club all-area prep Player of the Year . . . New Jersey Mid-Atlantic Prep Offensive Player of the Year as a junior . . . 12th-Man Touchdown Club Area Player of the Year as a junior . . . first-team all-NPFC League, all-NEPSAC and all-MAPL as a junior . . . team MVP as a sophomore
High School Career
Four-year quarterback letterman and also played running back as a freshman . . . team won MAPL championship as a junior and senior, posting identical 9-0 record in back-to-back seasons . . . as a senior completed 97-125 pass attempts (77.6%) for 2,182 yards, with 23 touchdowns and five interceptions . . . also rushed for 573 yards and five touchdowns . . . as a junior completed 97-125 attempts (80.2%) for 1,761 yards and 21 touchdowns, with two interceptions . . . rushed 41 times for 451 yards and two touchdowns . . . as a sophomore completed 72-109 attempts (66.3%) for 1,178 yards and 14 touchdowns, with three interceptions . . . completed 101-176 attempts (57.4%) for 1,325 yards and 15 touchdowns, with six interceptions as a freshman while rushing for two touchdowns . . . team captain as a senior . . . also lettered in basketball and track as a prep.
Got our guy 🎯 Welcome home, Marco!@MarcoLainez5 x #SWARM23 pic.twitter.com/PD8Tf7vmrA
— Hawkeye Football (@HawkeyeFootball) December 21, 2022
- Born 10/19/2003
- Health and Human Physiology major
- Academic Honor Roll every year as a prep
- Parents are Gretchen and Marco Lainez, Jr.
- High school coach was Todd Smith