Brenton Martin, Wide Receiver, UMHB Crusaders
The twenty-five-year-old Georgia native weighs 86kg and is 185cm tall. In his final season in the NCAA league (2021), he played 14 games for the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Crusader, scoring 8 touchdowns and 895 yards, being third in team’s statistics, while contributing to the team winning the NCAA Division Three Championship!
“We are very happy to have been able to sign Brenton, who we expect to have a huge impact on the opposition's defense in every action. He shows on his tape that he fights for every ball, has great coordination and is a versatile receiver." - says Panthers sporting director Jakub Samel.
Martin is a very versatile player who played both as Wide Receiver and as Quarterback at the high school level while playing basketball at the same time. He comes to the Panthers strictly as a Wide Receiver.
Why did you choose to join the Panthers in the ELF?
I felt comfortable with Wrocław after speaking with a mutual friend who recently played for the organization. They had nothing but wonderful things to say about the city, community, and team.
How would you describe your playing style?
My play style is one of a kind and very unique. You get a lot of intelligence, speed, physicality, finesse, elusiveness, and for sure hands. Having a QB background lets me comprehend the game in a different and better way which enables me to get open more frequently.
What can the Panthers fans and your teammates expect on and off the field?
The Panthers fans, my teammates, and coaches can expect to get championship caliber football, hard work, big plays and professionalism each and every day.
Few words for the Panthers fans!
I appreciate you all for welcoming me to the Panthers family with open arms. I cannot wait to get there and build new relationships with my peers and with the whole community.