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Marcus Tan

Softball

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Height: 6'1
Position: Utility
Hometown: Union City, Calif.
School: Cal State East Bay
Graduation: 2007
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A FEW ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Joined the Team USA roster in 2009
Played at two ISF Men's World Championships 

TEAM USA EXPERIENCE

2014 National Team Member
Played in the Pan American Games Qualifier
- Played in six of Team USA's eight games and scored one run

2013 National Team Member
Played in the ISF Men's World Championship
- Hit .208 (5-for-24) with one HR, four RBI and two runs scored

2009 National Team Member
Played in the ISF Men's World Championship
- Hit .167 (1-for-6) with one double and one run scored


GETTING TO KNOW TAN
Parents: Debbie and Maurice Tan
Siblings: Alvin, Merrick, Mikey and Marissa
Favorite sport besides softball: Basketball, Football
What it means to represent the United States: Its one of the biggest blessings brought upon me. To compete at the highest level against other countries is an unexplainable feeling.
How did you get started in softball: My brother introduced me into softball after finishing college. His club team was short and a player and I played and haven’t stopped playing since
Three people I'd love to have dinner with: Manny Pacquiao and my two grandparents I never got a chance to meet
Who are your favorite pro-sports teams? Giants, Raiders, Warriors
Who's your favorite athlete? Manny "Pac Man" Pacquiao
What's your favorite movie? Grumpy Old Men
What's your favorite music? Rap, Hip Hop, Reggae
What's your favorite vacation spot? Hawaii
Three things you hate doing: Homework, Yard work, Painting
Three favorite things about playing USA Softball: The Red, White and Blue!!!

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