Mike grew up in Stratford, CT before heading to the North Shore for college. He attended Endicott College’s School of Sport Science. Mike played at the top of the singles and doubles lineup for the gulls, earning all conference honors all four years that he was there. He was also the recipient of Endicott’s Senior Scholar Athlete of the Year award. Mike gained experience in youth sport development at a non-profit in Boston called Tenacity, where he implemented Tennis/Fitness classes in Boston Public Schools to many different ages. Mike also works at the Corinthian Yacht Club in Marblehead in the summers teaching private and group lessons.