Mark Soderstrom joined Channel Seven Adelaide in May 2004.
Mark is a full time weekend sport presenter and reporter for Seven News.
Mark grew up in Melbourne and played in the Victorian Football League, before making the move to South Australia in 1992 to join North Adelaide.
After four seasons with the Roosters he transferred to Glenelg and finally to Sturt.
Mark's SANFL career, which included 121 games, came to a close when he was forced to retire due to repeated injury problems.
The highlight of 10 years in the SANFL was playing in the 1998 Grand Final, unfortunately for Mark, Port Adelaide narrowly defeated Sturt.
A former Physical Education and Psychology teacher, Mark also spent time at Surf Life Saving South Australia as Community Education Officer.
Mark was part of the ABC’s SANFL commentary team for nine years and has worked long term as a professional firefighter for the SA Metropolitan Fire Service.
Mark has a passion for sport and is a popular member of the Seven News team.