Justin Martin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Quitman, La.

High School:
Cedar Creek HS

Height:
6-1

Event:
Javelin

Birthdate:
03/21/1987

Experience:
2L

Major:
Biology

Justin Martin

2009: A javelin thrower, did not compete indoors... Opened the outdoor season with a third place finish at the Dr. Pepper Invitational (3/21), throwing 202' 1"... Finished second at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/28) with a mark of 189' 5"... Threw 197' 6.5" at the Texas Relays (4/2) to place 11th... Finished 17th at the LSU Alumni Gold Invite (4/18) with a throw of 174' 4"... Placed fourth at the Cole-Lancon Twi-Light (4/30), throwing 185' 8"... Finished 10th at the WAC Championships (5/14) with a mark of 177' 7"... At the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships (5/29), placed 20th with a throw of 193' 10".

2008: Competes in the javelin for the Bulldogs during the outdoor season...Top throw of the 2008 season was 182-5.25 at the LSU Tiger Invitational.

2007: Top throw of the season came in the ULM Warhawk Classic with a throw of 188-4.0 which earned him second place.

High School: Lettered four years under coach Corwyn Aldredge's Cedar Creek Cougars... Holds Cedar Creek's school record of 184-9 in the javelin... Finished as three-time district champion, three-time regional champion and twice finished third in the state; all in javelin... Finished as runner-up in state... Also was all-district and all-state academic in football... Named defensive back MVP.

Personal: Son of Ron and Beverly Martin... Has one brother, Ronnie... Has one sister, Jennifer... Born March 21, 1987 in Quitman, La.... Majoring in biology.