On Martin: Breaststroke specialist who has the potential to score at the NCAA meet ... coaches say she is coming off her most impressive summer season to date and that she has the potential for a big year.
As a Junior (2001-02): Qualified for the NCAA Championships in two events ... finished 25th in the 200-breast (2:26.39) and 34th in the 100-breast (1:03.67) ... was superb at the ACC Championships, capturing fifth-place in the 200-breast (2:17.60) and seventh-place in the 100-breast (1:04.06) ... also swam on the 400-medley (3:47.84) and the 200-medley (1:44.50) relay teams that took home fourth place finished at the ACCs ... part of the 400-medley relay team that was victorious against NC State (3:54.07) ... took home top honors in the 200-breast (2:17.57) vs. Florida State ... won multiple relay events vs.Duke, garnering victories in the 400-medley relay (3:54.41), the 200-medley relay 1:49.13) and the 300-medley relay (3:07.84) ... won the 200-breast vs. Ohio State and Virginia Tech (2:21.64) ... also took home first-place with the 400-medley relay team (3:52.98) in the dual meet ... won both the 400-medley relay (3:48.22) and the 200-medley relay (1:45.62) at the Terrapin Cup Invitational ... won the 400-medley relay vs. Pittsburgh and Villanova (3:53.97) ... second-place in the 200-breast (2:23.20) in that meet ... had multiple victories at Virginia, winning both the 100-breast (1:04.96) and the 200-breast (2:18.85) ... also earned a first-place finish with the 200-medley relay team against Virginia (1:45.47).
As a Sophomore (2000-01): Scored in three individual events at the ACC Championships ... finished seventh in the 200-breast (2:18.58), 10th in the 100-breast (1:04.52) and 16th in the 200 IM (2:09.59) ... third in the 100-breast (1:07.24) at Virginia Tech ... another third-place finish at home vs. Howard and Villanova (1:07.51) ... won her first event of the season against NC State in the 200-breast (2:22.27) ... second vs. Pittsburgh in the 100-breast (1:06.23).
As a Freshman (1999:00): School-record holder in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:03.69) and the 200-yard breaststroke (2:13.38) ... made a splash as a freshman by finishing second at the 2000 ACC Championships in the 200-yard breaststroke in a time of 2:13.38 ... had another top-10 finish at the conference championships, placing seventh in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:03.69) ... won the 200-yard breaststroke in six regular season meets and had three first-place finishes in the 100-yard breaststroke.
Before Maryland: An Olympic Trial qualifier and four-time All-American, Martin hold schools records in the 200-yard IM (2:06.36), 100-yard breaststroke (1:03.09), 200-yard medley relay and 400-yard free relay style … a three-time MVP at Bishop Moore, she led her team to a AAAA state championship in 1996 and 1998 … Martin captained the team her senior year while they collected their fourth straight Catholic State Championship.
Personal: Born Jan. 16, 1981… parents are Jennifer and Mark … majoring in communications.