Jason Martin
Jason Martin

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Williamsburg, Ind.

High School:
Randolph Southern HS

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 165

Birthdate:
01/10/1987



Career Statistics
Year Wt. W L Pct. F TF MD D Other T2 E1 R2 NF2 NF3 Bk. Pts.
2006-07 165/74 9 21 .300 0 0 1 7 1 29 47 2 1 2 8
2007-08 165 10 6 .625 2 0 0 7 1 19 21 7 4 1 11
2008-09 165-84 16 7 .696 3 1 5 6 1 47 19 3 6 6 30
2009-10 165 6 20 .231 1 0 1 3 1 17 45 3 1 2 8
Totals 41 54 .431 6 1 7 23 3 112 132 15 12 10 57


2009-2010 (SENIOR, 165)
Finished 6-20 in his last season ... notched a 1-2 mark at the Eastern Michigan Open (11/7), downing Ian Gianchetti of Findlay, 13-3, before suffering an injury and defaulting from the tournament ... finished 0-3 at the Northwestern Duals (11/14), including a narrow 6-4 loss to 18th-ranked Nick Amuchastegui of Stanford ... posted a 1-2 mark in Missouri, falling to seventh-ranked Tiger Nick Marable in the dual (11/20), 6-3, and topping Marcus Amato of Oklahoma in the open (11/22), 8-3, before medically forfeiting ... was injured and medically defaulted at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational (12/4) ... took a forfeit win from SIU Edwardsville at the Purdue Duals (12/20) ... went 1-2 at the Old Dominion Duals (1/3), besting UNC Greensboro's Edwin Hojilla by decision, 7-3 ... posted a 2-1 mark at the Wendy's Duals (1/17), including a 5-3 sudden victory over Kent State's Ross Tice to help the Boilermakers to a 26-17 upset over the No. 15 Golden Flashes ... finished 0-8 in conference duals and went 0-2 at the Big Ten Championships (3/6) ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2008-2009 (JUNIOR, 165/174/184)
Put together a 16-7 record over three weight classes on the year ... took sixth at the Eastern Michigan Open (11/1), having to medically forfeit to teammate John Doyle in the placing match ... won the Grand Valley State Open (11/23) and Jim Fox Open (12/13) to make up most of an eight-match win streak that included a fall, a technical fall and three major decisions ... went 2-2 at the Midlands Championships (12/29) ... swept three matches at 174 pounds at the Wendy's Duals (1/17), including a major decision and a 57-second fall over East Stroudsburg's Jeff Jacobs ... gave an incredibly gutsy performance in his only career match at 184 pounds, falling to Iowa's third-ranked Phil Keddy ... tied for sixth on the team with 16 wins, fifth on the team with 47 takedowns and fifth on the team with 30 back points.

2007-2008 (SOPHOMORE, 165)
Notched a 10-6 mark as a sophomore, including a 2-2 record against ranked opponents and a 3-2 mark against NCAA qualifiers ... went 3-2 at the Eastern Michigan Open (11/3), including his first career pin ... placed sixth at the Michigan State Open (11/11), knocking off NCAA qualifiers Jarrod King of Edinboro and Keegan Mueller of North Carolina ... finished 2-2 at the Midlands Championships (12/29) with a win over 2008 All-American Moza Fay of Northern Iowa.

2006-2007 (FRESHMAN, 165/174)
Season record of 9-21 overall with a record of 0-8 in Big Ten duals ... went 3-2 at the Eastern Michigan Open (11/4), including a 16-3 major decision over Quinn Guernsey of Eastern Michigan ... was 1-0 at the Purdue Duals (12/17) by defeating Sherman White of Carson-Newman in a 10-7 decision ... defeated Nate Kinetz of Cleveland State at 174 pounds at the Boilermaker Duals (1/6) by a 6-4 decision went 0-2 in the Big Ten Tournament.

2005-2006 (REDSHIRT)
Did not compete during initial season at Purdue.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-time letterwinner at Randolph Southern High School ... had a four-year record of 154-10 ... was a four-time sectional champion ... was a semi-state qualifier as a freshman, sophomore and junior ... claimed the regional title as a sophomore ... finished third in region as a freshman and second as a junior ... claimed region and semi-state championships as a senior en route to a fourth-place finish in state ... graduated fifth in his class with honors ... coached on the mat by Billy Haager.

PERSONAL
Born on Jan. 10, 1987, in Richmond, Ind. ... full name is Jason Ray Martin ... son of Rob and Colleen Martin ... has one sister, Amanda, and one brother, Josh ... enjoys hunting, fishing, and paintball ... majoring in movement and sports science.