With the majority of specialists historically being recruited the latest, all the way through the summer following their senior year, a number of Kohl's Kicking, Punting, and Long Snapping athletes in the Class of 2023 have found early success with great performances at Kohl's events, during their seasons, and at college camps.
A native of Buckhannon, WV, Coach Martin began working with Kohl's Kicking Camps in 2009. Here are some of the highlights to his career:
- 4 year Letterman for Buckhannon-Upshur High School football as a Kicker/ Punter/ QB.
- Named WV Class AAA 1st Team All-State as a Kicker 2 times, 1988 & 1989.
- Kicked/Punted for 3 years at NCAA Division II WV Wesleyan College.
- Named 1st Team WVIAC All Conference as a Punter in 1991.
- Special Teams Coordinator for West Allegheny High School in Pittsbugh from 2009 to present.
- Has had a 1st Team All-Conference Kicker in 7 of the 8 years that he has coached at West A.
- Has had a 1st Team PA All State Kicker 2016.