Promoting High School Athletics across the Great Lakes Bay Region. From the Classroom to the Field, follow us ... Beyond The Lights!

Fb. In. Tw.

Beyond the Spotlight w/ Jacob Martin

Jacob Martin is competing in his senior season at Swan Valley High School.

What is the best part about competing in your winter sport?

Friendships and competing

Who is your team’s biggest rival? Why?

FNV because we know everyone on the team and the schools are all in our area.

What is your favorite part about completing in high school sports?

All of the memories made

What is your favorite sports movie?

Goon because it’s funny and a great movie about hockey

What has your sport taught you about teamwork?

Team work is very important if you want to succeed. You need everyone working together and getting along.

Where is the toughest place to play on the road during your winter sport?

Anywhere far away because long bus rides suck.

What song are you listening to before competing to get you ready?

Did it Again by Lil Tecca

There is a middle school student who wishes they were you right now…what advice would you give him/her about high school athletics?

Work hard and enjoy every moment because it doesn’t last forever.


Professional educator, sports/fitness photographer, former high school sports coach, collegiate football player and sports (of all kinds) enthusiast.