2003: Tuesta saw action in 11 games for the Minutemen, all in a reserve role... Did not figure into the scoring column, but had two shots on the season.
2002: Tuesta played in four games for the Minutemen... He attempted one shot on the season, which came in UMass' 3-1 loss at Boston University... Was the team's representative on the UMass Athletic Council Honor Roll, sporting the team's highest GPA.
BEFORE UMASS: Was a four-year letterwinner at Miami Sunset High School, where he started every game for Coach Jay Flipse... Was a member of the Olympic Development Team and was named All-State, All-District and All-Conference his last two years... Team was 94-18-9 in his four years.
PERSONAL: Son of Alfredo and Norma Tuesta... Born Dec. 11, 1983, in Lima, Peru... Majoring in economics while at UMass.
Marco Tuesta at Massachusetts