Hometown: Chadds Ford, PA
Previous Club/College: Northeastern University
2020 marks Marini's seventh season with Charleston Battery. A veteran leader on and off the pitch, Marini played a major part in Charleston's run to the postseason. In 2019, he was a menace off the bench, scoring four goals, all match winners, and earning Charleston 12 much-needed points in the process.
Prior to joining Charleston Battery, Marini played four years at Northeastern University, scoring 14 goals while adding 17 assists. His performances as a Husky earned Marini multiple all-conference awards. While in college, the Pennsylvania native spent a summer with Reading United, where he scored five goals in 19 appearances for the USL PDL club.