14 - Brian Martin
Brian Martin
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Milwaukee, Wis.
High School: Whitefish Bay High School
College: Furman
Position: Forward

AS A SENIOR IN 2008: Saw action in 15 games ... missed the last five games due to a knee injury ... earned ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District VIII First Team honors ... recorded four points on two goals ... started first two games for the Broncos ... scored his first goal of the season against UIC (Sept. 1) ... scored his second goal of the season against UW-Milwaukee (Sept. 5) on a PK.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2007: Started first 12 games of season at forward ... recorded first assist in season-opener vs. Alabama A&M on Aug. 31 ... notched assist on Sept. 7 at Brown ... hit post twice vs. Stanford on Sept. 14 ... notched assist on Oct. 7 at San Diego... appeared as a sub vs. Portland on Oct. 19 and vs. Gonzaga on Oct. 21 ... started and scored against San Diego on Nov. 2 ... came off the bench on Nov. 28 vs. UCLA in NCAA second round ... entered as a sub on Dec. 1 in NCAA third round vs. Notre Dame.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2006: In first season after transferring from Furman, Martin tied for the team lead in assists with five, while also scoring three goals ... five assists tied him for sixth in conference in that category ... started all 23 games, mostly at forward ... All-WCC Honorable Mention ... fouled in box to set up penalty kick on Aug. 25 vs. Stanford, Peter Lowry converted kick for game's only goal ... recorded first assist of season on Sept. 2 vs. Northwestern ... assisted on Amaechi Igwe's goal vs. Niagara on Sept. 4 ... set up penalty kick on Sept. 17 at CSUN by being fouled in box ... scored first goal for SCU on Oct. 1 vs. San Diego, also notched assist ... scored at Saint Mary's on Oct 15 ... scored goal and notched assist on game-winning goal on Nov. 15 vs. Washington in NCAA Tournament second round ... goal vs. Washington was blast from inside box ... netted tying penalty kick in fifth round of shootout at Indiana on Nov. 18 in NCAA Tournament ... played 90 minutes at Wake Forest on Nov. 24 in NCAA quarterfinals.

AS A FRESHMAN AT FURMAN IN 2005: Appeared in all 20 games for the Paladins ... led the team in scoring with eight goals and 20 points on the year ... also notched four assists in his rookie campaign ... three of eight goals were game-winners ... named second-team All-Southern Conference ... named Southern Conference Player of the Week on one occasion.

HIGH SCHOOL INFORMATION: Played his prep soccer for Wally Ziaja at Whitefish Bay High ... led his school to two sectional championships, two conference titles and one regional title during his four-year career ... guided Whitefish Bay to a 27-3-0 record and state runner-up finish as a junior ... earned first-team All-State accolades as a junior and senior ... scored 22 goals and tallied 14 assists as a junior before registering 14 goals and six assists in his final campaign ... member of Region II ODP squad from 2001-05 ... member of the United States Under-18 squad in 2005, helping team win the Milk Cup ... played with Jamil Roberts on Under-18 team ... helped ODP team to three state titles and one Region II title.

PERSONAL DATA: Full name is Brian Matthew Martin... born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin ... son of James and Susie Martin ... has one sister, Rachel ... majoring in finance ... aspires to be National Geographic photographer.

Martin's Career Statistics

 

Year M-S Goals Assists Points Shots GW Goals
2006 23-23 3 5 11 42 1
2007 22-13 1 4 6 27 1
2008 15-14 2 0 4 21 0
Career 60-50 6 9 21 90 2

 

Martin's Career Honors
ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District VIII First Team
All-WCC Honorable Mention 2006