Josh Martinez
    blank
    Josh Martinez

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Colorado Springs, Colo.

    High School:
    Pine Creek

    Weight:
    125

    04/08/2014

    Josh Martinez To Be Honored by Colorado Chapter of National Wrestling Hall of Fame

    Sophomore has been named College Wrestler of the Year

    02/03/2014

    Josh Martinez Named Air Force Co-Athlete of the Week

    Sophomore defended his title at the All-Academy Championships Saturday

    01/07/2014

    Josh Martinez Tabbed WWC Wrestler of the Week

    Sophomore earns his second conference honor of the season

    12/10/2013

    Josh Martinez Named WWC Wrestler of the Week

    Sophomore placed third at CKLV Invitational

    12/09/2013

    Josh Martinez Shares Air Force Athlete of the Week Honors

    Sophomore placed third at CKLV Invitational

    03/08/2013

    Air Force vs. Northern Colorado

    The Falcons picked up a 35-9 WWC victory over the Bears on Senior Day.

    11/04/2012

    Blue-Silver Match

    The Silver team picked up a 26-13 victory over the Blue team in the Falcons' annual Blue-Silver Scrimmage, held Oct. 24.

    2013-14: Nationally ranked sophomore posted a stellar 33-5 overall record with an outstanding 11-0 dual record, recording five falls in the season with the fastest of 1:14 ... one of four that qualified for the NCAA championships, he ranked as high as 4th at 125 in all major national polls ... first place in the UNK Holiday Inn Open at 125 (elite) ... first place in the All-Academy Championship at 125 ... placed second in the NCAA West Regional's at 125 ... placed third at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational at 125, the only cadet to place in this invitational ... placed third in the Southern Scuffle at 125... The only cadet to win a match against #20 Oregon State ... scored a major decision over Stanford and was the only cadet to win a match at that meet up ... team MVP, All-WWC second team, two time WWC wrestler of the week, Air Force athlete of the week

    2012-13: Compiled a 28-11 overall record on the season, sharing the team lead for total wins ... also registered a 7-2 ledger in dual competition ... named Western Wrestling Conference Freshman of the Year ... earned first national bid with a runner-up showing at the NCAA West Regional ... concluded the regular season ranked 10th in the nation by InterMat ... also ranked fifth in the RPI and 11th in the coaches' panel rankings ... opened the season with a sixth-place finish at the Hokie Open ... placed third at the UNK Holiday Inn Open (Elite Division) ... broke into the national rankings with a third-place showing at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational ... placed fourth at the Southern Scuffle ... earned the first individual title of his collegiate career with a championship at the All-Academy Championships ... earned WWC Wrestler of the Week and Air Force Athlete of the Week honors following dual victories over North Dakota State and South Dakota State ... second-team All-WWC honoree ... shared the Falcons' Coaches Appreciation Award.

    High School: Lettered four years in wrestling for coach Billy Gabel ... two-time state champion ... four-time state finalist ... three-time Fargo All-American ... placed third at Senior Nationals.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 34 ... given name is Martin ... son of Martin and Annette Martinez ... has two siblings ... attended the Academy Prep School ... placed third at NCWA Nationals ... plans to win an NCAA title.

    Inside Wrestling