HIGH SCHOOL: A four-year starter in the outfield for Cookeville (Tenn.) High School ... During senior campaign, batted .469 with seven home runs and 34 RBI ... Named to the Tennessee Sportswriters Association first team All-State in 2002 ... Was a four-time All-District 7AAA selection while garnering All-Region honors as a junior ... Hit .408 with four home runs and 23 RBI as a junior ... As a sophomore he batted .317 with six homers and hit 11 homers as a freshman while batting .303 ... Selected to the 2001 Tennessee All-Star Team in the Tennessee/Oklahoma/Texas Classic ... Played summer baseball for three years with the Twitty City Classics in Nashville, garnering All-Star honors all three seasons ... Played with the Knoxville Thunder summer team in 2002 ... Also played basketball where he was a three-year starter ... Named to the All-District Tournament team as a junior ... Coached by Kevin Kennedy ... A National Honor Roll member who graduated with honors with a 3.7 GPA.
PERSONAL: Full name is
Todd Matthew Martin ... Born June 25, 1983 in Cookeville, Tenn. ... Son of Ken
and Sandy Martin ... Has two brothers, Jamie and Scott ... Father played basketball
at Presbyterian College in South Carolina ... Brother, Scott, played basketball
at Tennessee Tech and Birmingham Southern ... Major: Arts & Sciences.