Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Jarred Martin enters his sixth season as a member of the Duke coaching staff. An offensive specialist with strong technical knowledge and immense international playing experience, Martin has been a valuable asset to the Blue Devils the past four seasons.
Since his first season in 2007, Duke has amassed a 57-44 record as Martin has helped guide the program to three NCAA Tournament appearances and a trip to the NCAA Elite Eight in 2008 and 2011. Under his tutelage, Duke has produced 30 All-South honorees 15 All-America selections and 14 All-ACC picks.
Prior to his arrival at Duke, Martin served as an assistant coach at Skidmore College, where he led the Thoroughbreds to three Liberty League titles and two runner-up finishes as well as five NCAA Tournament appearances, including a trip to the Final Four. In addition, he coached 10 All-America selections, two league player of the year choices and one ECAC Player of the Year pick.
Martin, a native of Saratoga Spring, N.Y., he was a member of the Mens National Team for 12 years, recently retiring earlier this year. As the starting center forward, Martin played in over 100 games for the USA. One of the team leaders in goals and caps, he competed in three Pan American Games (most recently in Mexico in 2011), an Olympic Qualifier (New Zealand in 2008), two World Cup Qualifiers (2001, 2009) and three Pan American Cups (most recently in Chile in 2009).
Martin's coaching experience also reaches beyond the collegiate level as he is involved in the U.S. coaching system, working with the South High Performance Training Center (HPTC) and the U.S. Futures program in his home state of New York. In addition, he earned a Level III Accreditation from USA Field Hockey in the summer of 2010. He has also been involved at the High Performance system as he has been an Assistant Coach for the U17 National Team traveling with them to Canada last year.
A graduate of the University at Albany, Martin received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry in 2005 after receiving Dean's List recognition each semester and graduating Magna Cum Laude. This past May he completed his Masters in Sports Administration.