Mattia is currently a senior in the Carroll School of Management and is concentrating in finance and information systems. He is a 2011 graduate of Loyola Blakefield in Towson, Maryland.
This is Mattia's third year on the team. Over the course of his four year water polo and swimming career at Loyola, Mattia was a member of their 2009 and 2010 MIAA water polo championship winning teams, and helped Loyola to its 18th consecutive MIAA Swimming Championship in 2011.
Mattia is from Catonsville, Maryland, son of Luca & Anne. He has three siblings, elder sister Gabriella, younger brother Adriano and younger sister Francesca.