More than a game: Carlos Marte’s journey to Elon University baseball
Coming from the Dominican Republic at the age of 6, baseball player Carlos Marte reflects on his past and future with optimism and pride
Standing under the lights of Latham Baseball Park, infielder Carlos Marte couldn’t help but reflect on how he got there. From front yard games of catch in the Dominican Republic to the NCAA, Marte credited his Dominican upbringing with introducing baseball into his life. He views his sport as a way of closer connecting with his culture.