2019-20 Football
1 Dimitrios Latsonas K
2-O Trent Salyers QB
2-D Stacey Jones DB
3 Corey Shannon RB
4 Joe Mullen QB
5 Ben Nimz QB
6 Ollie Reese WR
7-O Trey Stablein WR
7-D Akil Mitchell DB
8 Laddie Skarecky LB
9-O Jimmy Seewald QB
9-D Bryce Leach DB
10-O Ashton Ruszkowski QB
10-D Jaxon Peifer LB
11 Kellan McKeag DB
12 JD Koehler WR
14-O Chris Duncan QB
14-D Cam Kelly DB
15 Doug Haugh RB
16 Henry Hebda DB
17 Deuce Larose WR
18 David Hebda DB
19 Patrick Oliva P/K
20-D Jamari Booker DB
21 Elias Earley RB
22 Oscar Lopez WR
23 Jordan Bingham WR
24 Trey Psota LB
25 Riley Allison RB
26-O Stephen Albright WR
26-D Nate Salomon DB
27 Drew Engle RB
28/21 Gavin Twigg DL
29 Kohlton Sherman DB
31 Michael Scarsella DB
32 Cody Boxrucker RB
33 Ben Niesner K/P
34 Cade Bishop DL
35 Donovan Earles DB
36 Austin Petrie LB
37 Malek Williams DB
38 Joey Poloskey LB
39 Jalen Allen DB
40 Alex Kluck TE
41 Jordan Curtis RB
42 Evan Annis LB
43 Jake Marinelli DL
44 Kyle Cartales RB
45 Trejuan Purty DL
46 Austin Martins DL
47 Matthew Messler LB
48 Sergio Gasperoni LB
49 Nick Turner LB
51 David Drs OL
52 Colton Kraus LB
53 Austin Chilton LB
55 Chase Bibler DL
56 Fletcher Christian DL
57 Liam O'Connell DL
64 Bryce Biggs OL
65 Jack Jarnigan OL
66 Sam Vas OL
67 Joe Monahan OL
68 Aaron Byrd OL
69 Stone Dixon OL
70 Jackson Laird OL
72 Drew Parrish OL
73 Braden Russell OL
74 James Zajac OL
75 Brendan O'Doherty OL
78 Nasa Sete DL
79 Zane Sprague OL
81 Kenny Brewer WR
82 Alex Conlin TE
83 Anthony Holmes WR
84 Brett Bittner TE
85 Solomon Davis WR
86 Franck Tsoungui WR
87 Brian Bartholomew K
88 Jacob Berkemeier WR
89 Justin Helm LB
91 Jordan Goebel DL
92 Drew Gedrys DL
93 James Reed DL
94 Nathan Orlandini DL
96 Cameron Germain DL
97 Danny Files DL
98 Evan Satoski DL
99 Carter Puckett LS
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Austin Martins

#46 Austin Martins

Pos. DL
Ht. 5-9
Wt. 205
Yr. R-So.
Hometown Newman, Calif.
High School (Prev. School) Orestimba (Modesto JC)

Fall 2021 All-PFL Honorable Mention
Fall 2021 Team Defensive Player of the Year
Fall 2021 Phil Steele All-PFL Third Team

Fall 2021: Named the team’s Defensive Player of the Year... Earned All-PFL Honorable Mention... Named to the Phil Steele All-PFL Third Team... Appeared in all 11 games and recorded 50 tackles including 28 solos, 10 tackles for loss and 4.5 sacks... Also notched three fumble recoveries, two QB hurries, two forced fumbles, one blocked kick and one pass breakup... Led the PFL outright in fumble recoveries with three... Made a pair of fourth-quarter fumble recoveries on Sept. 18 vs. Dartmouth, becoming the first Valpo player with two fumble recoveries in a single game since 2005... Was named the College Sports Madness PFL Defensive Player of the Week following the game against Dartmouth... Blocked Drake’s potential game-tying field goal attempt with no time on the clock to seal Valpo’s 24-21 victory on Sept. 25 in Des Moines, earning PFL Special Teams Player of the honors... Had a season-high 12 tackles on Oct. 30 at San Diego including 4.5 tackles for loss, tied for the 14th most in a single game in the FCS nation... Forced fumbles on Oct. 30 at San Diego and Nov. 20 vs. Morehead State and recovered a fumble in the Nov. 13 win at Butler.

Spring 2021: Played in all six games and made two starts… Had 16 tackles including 4.5 tackles for loss and a team-high three sacks… Had four tackles in the March 20 game vs. Drake… Accrued five tackles including 2.5 sacks on April 3 at Drake… His 2.5 sacks in the April 3 game totaled 19 yards as he notched the most sacks by a Valpo player in a single game since 2015… Member of PFL Academic Honor Roll… Received Valparaiso University Presidential Academic Honors.

2019: Played in 11 games and accrued 32 tackles during his first season on Valpo’s campus… Finished second on the team with 7.5 tackles for loss… Had his first career sack for an 11-yard loss on Sept. 28 vs. Charleston… Enjoyed a season-high five tackles including three tackles for loss on Oct. 5 vs. Drake… Forced a fumble for the first time in his Valpo career on Oct. 19 at San Diego.

Modesto Junior College (2018): Had 58 tackles, 17.5 TFLs and nine sacks, leading the team in all three categories… Beat San Francisco City College in a Bowl Game and was named the Bowl Game MVP… Was First Team All-League and Academic First Team All-State.

Linfield College (2017): Was a running back at the Division-III school in Oregon for his first year out of high school before returning home to play at Modesto Junior College.

Prep: Earned all-league, all-selection and all-state honors at Orestimba High School… Was a two-time all-league MVP and was an all-league performer on both sides of the ball at running back and linebacker… Broke the Orestimba High School season rushing record, gaining 2,081 yards as a senior and set the career rushing mark with 3,487 yards in his four years… Was a four-year varsity letter winner in baseball and was a four-time First Team All-League selection.

Personal: Birthday is Nov. 14… Majoring in civil engineering… Son of Helen and Mario Martins… Has two brothers, Dillon and Matthew.