|High School:||Etowah HS|
2016 NCAA Qualifier
2014 NCAA Qualifier
SENIOR SEASON (2015-16)
Wrapped up her career as an NCAA individual qualifier in the 100 breast … Finished 21st in the event with the fourth-fastest time in school history … Qualified for the ‘B’ final of the 100 breast and finished fourth to score for LSU … Finished 25th overall in the 200 breast at the conference meet … Swept the breast events in LSU’s wins over Houston, Rice and Tulane … Touched the wall fourth in the 200 breast and fifth in the 100 against Texas A&M … Finished fourth in the breast events against Virginia Tech and Kentucky … In the ‘B’ final of the 100 and 200 breast at the Texas A&M Invite, finished fourth and fifth respectively … Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … Selected by the coaching staff as the most improved member of the woman’s team … Earned her fourth varsity letter.
JUNIOR SEASON (2014-15)
Continued to lead the way during her junior season in the breaststroke events ... Finished 27th in the 100 breast and 34th in the 200 breast at the SEC Championships ... Won the bonus final of the 100 breast at the Texas A&M Invite ... Finished seventh in the consolation final of the 200 breast at the midseason meet ... Touched the wall second in the 100 breast and third in the 200 breast against Alabama and Auburn ... Took first in the 100 breast and finished second in the 200 breast against Incarnate Word ... Finished third overall in the 200 breast and fourth overall in the 100 breast during LSU’s quad meet against Houston, Rice and Tulane ... Finished third in the 100 breast against SMU ... Touched the wall fourth in both breast events against Tennessee ... Also finished fourth in both breast events against Tulane ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll… Earned her third varsity letter.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013-14)
A breaststroke specialist who owns the third-fastest times on the team ... Earned fourth place finishes during a win over Tulane in the 100 breaststroke (1:06.48) and 200 breaststroke (2:27.52) ... Finished third in the “B” final of the 100 breaststroke (1:03.23) at the A&M Invite ... Captured a win in the “C” final of the 200 breaststroke (2:19.34) at the A&M Invite ... In the Houston Quad meet, secured a third place finish in the 100 breaststroke with a mark of 1:03.85 ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll… Earned her second varsity letter.
JUNIOR SEASON (2015-16)
Against Houston, Rice and Tulane, finished ninth overall in the 200 back and 14th in the 100 back … Swam in LSU’s 200-medley relay team that finished sixth in the dual meet against Texas A&M … Touched the wall eighth in the 200 back against Missouri … touched the wall seventh in the 200 back against Tulane … Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Earned her first varsity letter.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014-15)
Continued to develop in her sophomore campaign ... Set career-best times in the backstroke events during LSU’s Quad meet against Houston, Rice and Tulane ... Finished fifth in the ‘D’ final of the 200 back at the Texas A&M Invite ... Touched the wall fourth in the 100 and 200 back against Incarnate Word ... Finished fifth in the 200 back and eighth in the 100 back in LSU’s victories over Houston, Rice and Tulane.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2013-14)
Primarily competed in the backstroke events ... Competed in all but two dual meets for the Lady Tigers ... Swam career lows in the backstroke events at the Texas A&M Invitational and in a dual meet against the Aggies ... Finished third in the ‘D’ final of the 200 back (2:05.22) at the midseason meet ... Swam a career low 59.36 in the 100 backstroke against A&M ... Also registered low times of 56.42 in the 100 freestyle and 1:59.55 in the 200 freestyle ... Named to the SEC First Year Honor Roll.
PRIOR TO LSU
Holds her school’s 100 backstroke and 500 free records ... Named most valuable swimmer her junior year ... Helped lead her school to state championships all four years of high school ... An honor roll member and held a 4.0 GPA throughout high school ... Coached by Virginia Richards.
Born on Sept. 8, 1994 ... Parents are Clay and Nancy Martin ... Has one sister, Haley ... Ran cross-country in high school and was a part of four state championship teams ... Majoring in kinesiology.
MARTIN’S TOP TIMES
100 Backstroke 57.82 2015 Houston, Rice and Tulane
200 Backstroke 2:02.46 2015 Houston, Rice and Tulane
MARTIN’S TOP 2015-16 TIMES
100 Backstroke 58.68 Houston, Rice and Tulane
200 Backstroke 2:06.25 Houston, Rice and Tulane