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Jo’Vaughn Martin

Jo’Vaughn Martin - Track & Field - Florida State Seminoles

Player profile

Houston, Texas
high school
Conroe High School


Performance Profile

100 9.94 (1.6)
200 20.22 (0.1)
400 48.81


  • 2022 ACC Champion in the 100m Dash
  • 2022 First Team All-ACC Outdoor
  • 2021 Indoor T&F All-American Honorable Mention – 200
  • 2021 Outdoor T&F All-American – 100, 200, 4x100m
  • 2021 Outdoor T&F All-ACC 1st Team – 200, 4x100m
  • 2021 Outdoor ACC Champion – 4x100m
  • 2021 ACC Outdoor Track Performer of the Week – (4/21/21, 5/5/21)


Outdoor: Won the ACC Championships in the 100m dash with a season-best time of 10.13…Ran the final leg of 4x100m relay at the ACC Championships to finish second…Ran a 10.15 at the Tom Jones Memorial in his season debut in the 100m dash…Opened his season at the USF Invitational by running the final leg of the 4x100m relay (39.26).

Indoor: Finished seventh in the 100m with a time of  10.15 and ran the final leg of the 4x100m relay that finished fifth with a time of 38.88 at the Tom Jones Invitational…Ran the final leg of the 4x100m relay that finished first with a time of 39.26 at the South Florida Invitational…Finished third in the 60m prelims (6.65) at the ACC Indoor Championships… Finished second in the 60m prelims (6.63) and second in the 60m dash with a time of 6.68 at the Tyson Invitational… Competed at the Clemson Opener where he helped the 4x400m relay team take first with a time of 3:09.71



Indoor: Due to injury, competed in three indoor competitions starting at the Tyson Invitational earning a personal best 400 time 48.81 placing 15th…at ACC Indoor Track & Field Championships earned second in the preliminary round for the 200 (20.72)…competed in the 200 at the NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships but was DQ after a controversial call.

Outdoor: Competed at FSU Relays helping the 4×400 take fourth (3:15.70)…at Pepsi Florida Relays finished 10th in the 4×400 (3:17.96)…earned a record breaking 100 time of 9.94 at the UF Tom Jones Invitational to take first place and helped the 4×100 finish fourth (39.67)…recorded a personal best 200 time of 20.22 at the North Florida Invite and won the 4×100 with a time of 39.16…competed in two events at the ACC Outdoor Track & Field Championships earning first in the 4×100 (38.95) and second in the 200 (20.46)…qualified for three events at the NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round earning first in the 100 (9.97), fifth in the 200 (20.49) and second in the 4×100 (38.67)…advanced to the NCAA Division I Track & Field Championships in all three events finishing in third place with the 4×100 (38.60), fourth in the 100 (10.12) and seventh in the 200 (20.96).


Before attending Florida State he competed at Sam Houston State University…plans to major in Finance…son of Tanya Rowan and Earl Martin…born July 15, 1999.