American football quarterback Tate Martell plays for the Miami Hurricanes. The former Ohio State star is the 2019 Rose Bowl Champion and 2× Big Ten Champion in 2017 and 2018.
Tate Martell Bio & Family
The player was born as Tathan “Tate” Martell on 26 January 1998 in Poway, California to parents, Al and Tafi Martell. His other family includes his sister, Rylee Michelle Martell. He went to Poway High School and then Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, Nevada. However, he chose Desert Pines High School in Las Vegas to complete his graduation.
At the age of 14, he allied with the University of Washington. Likewise, in 2015, he went to Texas A&M University and a year later to Ohio State University. He stands at the height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m) tall and weighs around 95 kg.
Career & Stats
The 21-year-old started his freshman season at Ohio State in 2017. A year later, he battled for the starting role in spring camp in 2018 and made three passes for 33 yards on four attempts. He played in six games for the Buckeyes including 269 passing yards, one passing touchdown, 128 rushing yards, and two rushing touchdowns in 2018.
Tate Martell 2018 playing stats (Picture: ESPN)
Tate took his social media to announce his transfer to University of Miami team, Miami Hurricanes on 15 January 2019. Almost two months later, he got the fortune to play for the team, after NCAA granted him a waiver on 19 March 2019.
Who Is His Girlfriend?
Apart from an inclining college playing stats, Tate is dating a hot blonde siren. His girlfriend name is Kiki Passo, and by looking at her IG profile, she must be into the modeling industry. Both the couple loves flaunting their intimate picture on their respective social media handles.
Tate with girlfriend Kiki Passo on 30 June 2019 (Picture: Tate’s Instagram)
Tate’s girlfriend is an active IG user and has over 864k followers. Most of her social media uploads are all about bikini wears and she has labeled herself to be 98 percent sarcastic.
Some Interesting Facts About Tate Martell
- Tate’s sister, Rylee, is a social media star and has over 73.8k Instagram followers.
- He grew up in the San Diego area and played football at the age of 7.
- The player is the recipient of five-star recruit Scout.com.
- The Miami Football Twitter post announced that redshirt freshman QB Jarren Williams had beaten out him for the starting quarterback on 12 August 2019.