Parents: KaShauna Brooks & Antonio Mayo
High School: Cleveland
Also Considered: Lees McRae, Chowan University
Why St. Andrews?: “The liberal arts program and campus were a good fit for me personally. I felt strongly about the great environment I saw with lots of staff to student interaction.”
Major: Visual & Performing Arts
Notable: Tonio has been playing organized basketball since he was 4 years old but hit a major roadblock when an exploratory knee surgery revealed to major cartilage damage and required immediate microfracture surgery and six months of physical therapy. After missing his entire junior year, it was unclear if and how he would return to the court. With hard work and perseverance he was able to commit to his top choice college. … He wants to use his degree to work in game design.