Hometown Hero: Kelly Martin

This week’s Cardi’s Hometown Sports Hero is LaSalle Cross Country Coach Kelly Martin.

Martin lead the Rams to their 4th straight team title and the 8th in program history, eclipsing Rogers and North Kingstown for the most team titles in RIIL history.

A Health and Physical Education teacher at LaSalle, Martin’s team will be looking to bring home their 3rd straight New England Championship home this weekend. Only one other Rhode Island program has ever won a regional crown.

If you have a Hometown Sports Hero you’d like to nominate, email sports@wpri.com.