Soccer and wrestling have been a part of Alfred C. Martino's life for thirty years. In wrestling, he has competed on the midget, junior high, high school (Millburn, NJ), and collegiate (Duke '86) levels, as well as coached Millburn's youth program for five years. In soccer, he competed at the high school and college club levels. He has worked as a staff reporter for the El Segundo Herald (CA) and The Beach Reporter, a combined weekly circulation of 80,000, covering high school and professional sports, including the local high school sports teams. He currently lives in Jersey City, NJ.