ASU: Expected to be one of ASU's top breaststrokers in 2005-06...is almost completely deaf and uses the strobe flash for his starts.
High School: A 2005 graduate of Flowing Wells High School in Tucson, Ariz...earned four varsity letters in swimming...also competed for Ford Aquatics in Tucson...helped lead the 4x100 medley relay team to a first place finish at the national championships with a 1:04.14 split...also took first place in the 100 breaststroke at a Speedo Champion Series with a 1:05.14...finished second at the Arizona State High School meet as a junior with a 1:03.68...as a senior, claimed first place in the 5A meet with a blistering 56.65...swam an even faster 56.40 in a time trial the day after the state meet...named High School All-American as a senior and has made the Olympic cut in the 100 breaststroke.
Personal: Majoring in graphic design...parents are Mark and Mieko Titus of Tucson, Ariz...has one older sister, Monica (22)...favorite food is Japanese...enjoys playing Xbox...born May 20, 1986 in Tucson, Ariz...full name is Marcus James Titus.
PERSONAL BEST TIMES:
100 Breast: 56.40
200 Breast: 2:05.75
50 Free: 21.48
100 Free: 47.06