DOVER, Del. – Wesley College running back Ben Martin has been named to the D3football.com Team of the Week, it was announced by the website on Thursday afternoon. This is the first weekly honor of Martin's collegiate career.
A sophomore from Galloway, N.J., Martin rushed for a career-high 194 yards and three touchdowns on just five carries in the 4th-ranked Wolverines' 70-2 victory at Menlo College last Saturday. Martin had touchdown runs of 30, 68 and 69 yards in the win, averaging 38.8 yards per carry.
For the season, Martin now had 338 yards and three touchdowns on 32 carries, good for a 10.6 yard average.
Martin and the Wolverines (7-0) return to action on Saturday when they travel to take on Virginia University of Lynchburg in a 1 pm kickoff.