Alex Martin
Alex Martin
Height: 6-0
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Sutton, Mass.
High School: Sutton
Position: Jumps

Captain

2011: Had his season-best jump of 13.90 meters in the triple jump at  the Harvard Open (Dec. 10) … placed second with 13.89 meters in the triple jump at the Sorlien Memorial Invitational (Jan. 15) … placed first at the American International Invitational with 13.77 meters in the triple jump (April 2) … finished ninth at the Patriot League Indoor Championship in the triple jump with 13.66 meters (Feb. 20) … finished sixth in his flight at the New England Indoor Championship in the triple jump with 13.89 meters (Feb. 26) … had a time of 12.59 in the 100 meter dash at the Husky Springtime Open (Mar. 19) … placed fourth with 6.15 meters in the long jump at the Husky Springtime Open (Feb. 26) … named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2010: Competed in the long jump and triple jump ... placed third overall at the RPI Outdoor Early Invitational in the long jump with a career-best 6.19 meters ... placed third overall in the triple jump at the UMass Spring Meet with a career-best jump of 13.49 meters.

2009: Placed 13th in the triple jump at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship with a distance of 11.98 meters ... cleared a season-best distance of 12.36 meters in the triple jump and 5.70 meters in the long jump at the Wildcat Invitational.

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the Sutton H.S. varsity track and field team ... team captain in 2007-2008 ... named Most Improved in 2008 ... received the Senior Athletic Award in 2008 ... team was Dual Valley Champions in 2006, 2007 and 2008 ... named Dual Valley All-Star in 2008 ... received the Dual Valley Athletic Award in 2008 ... three-year member of the varsity basketball team ... team captain in 2007-2008 ... named Rookie of the Year in 2006-2007 ... two-year member of the varsity football team ... named Most Improved in 2007.

Personal: Son of Thomas R. Martin and Ivy Sun ... father is a professor of ancient greek history at Holy Cross ... has one sister, Andrea ... majoring in Political Science.