Hometown: Boca Raton, Fla.
Previous School: Pope John Paul II HS
Eligibility: Sr. Major: Business Administration
2012 SEASON: HONORS - ITA Scholar-Athlete ... Division II ADA Academic Achievement Award ... SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Athletic Director's Scholar-Athlete Award for men's tennis ... posted a 3-2 record in singles and was 2-0 in doubles action ... played singles matches at #4 (1-0), #5 (1-0) and #6 (1-2) ... went 1-1 in SSC singles matches and closed the year winning three consecutive singles matches ... teamed with Vladimir Barabash to go 2-0 playing at the #3 doubles spot ... was 0-4 in singles, 1-2 in doubles in rain-shortened fall season ... only one of three tournaments was completed.
2011 SEASON: HONORS - D-II Academic Achievement Award ... SSc Commissioner's Honor Roll ... FSC Scholar-Athlete for men's tennis (highest GPA on team) ... was 7-3 in singles, 3-0 at #5, 4-3 at #6 ... was 3-1 in SSC matches ... was 6-2 in doubles, 1-0 at #2, 5-2 at #3 ... was 1-1 in SSC matches.
2010 SEASON: HONORS - ITA Scholar-Athlete ... SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Did not play in any matches.
HIGH SCHOOL: 2009 graduate of Pope John Paul II High School ... played tennis all four years ... earned team's most improved player award as a freshman and a sophomore ... named team's MVP as a senior.
PERSONAL: Son of Robert and Lorena Palmiotto ... has an older sister and three younger brothers ... born 10/1/90 ... one of his brothers, Luke, is a freshman member of the Mocs team this year ... was a member of FSC's 2011-12 Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.