|Hometown:||St. Louis, MO|
|High School:||Des Moines (USHL)|
|Years at Yale:||*|
2009-10: Led all Yale defensemen with 17 assists... His 19 points were second among Eli blueliners... Had three multiple-assist games.
2008-09: Skated in all 34 games... Third among defensemen with two goals and 10 points... ECAC Hockey All-Academic Team... Two assists in conference playoffs.
2007-08: Skated in all 34 games... Finished with six assists... 24 PIM... Had assist in a 6-4 victory over Colgate (11/11).
Before Yale: Played for the regional champion St. Louis AAA Blues U-16 team... Member of Des Moines Buccaneers' 2007 USHL final four squad... Skated on Team Illinois which was Midget Major state runner-up and won five of seven tournaments... Attended John Burroughs School in St. Louis for ninth and 10th grades before moving on to New Trier High School in Illinois for 11th... Attended Valley High School in Des Moines for 12th grade... Earned all-league honors in baseball at John Burroughs... Also played one season of football.
Personal: James Martin is the son of Stan and Jenny Martin... Majoring in political science...Resident of Ezra Stiles College.