Samantha Martino
Samantha  Martino

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Katy, Texas

High School:
Seven Lakes HS '13

Height:
5-8

Major:
Chemical Engineering


03/17/2017

UC Davis blanks Weber State, 7-0

Aggies will now enjoy a brief break, due to finals, before hosting Northern Colorado

03/12/2017

Jorgensen defeats ranked foe in battle at Saint Mary's

Aggies' junior takes down the No. 114-ranked player in the country in three sets

03/10/2017

UC Davis drops narrow decision at Nevada

Final three singles matches, all pushed to three sets, determines dual winner

03/04/2017

Aggies extend streak to five with 6-1 win

UC Davis holds second five-match win streak of the season by topping Cal Poly

03/03/2017

Aggies record fourth shutout victory of the season

Weekend slate kicks-off with 7-0 result vs. Montana

2015-16: Posted a 6-8 overall, 5-3 dual and 1-2 Big West singles record... Dropped her only singles match played at No. 5 and won five of seven matches at No. 6... Recorded victories in five of seven matches during the Aggies' season-ending homestand... Split her 10 overall doubles matches played... Of that 10, she also split her two doubles dual contests... Those two dual results took place at No. 3 alongside Alex Huie.

2014-15:
Posted a 5-4 overall singles and 2-4 doubles record... All five of her singles victories were earned in tournament play... Both doubles victories were earned during fall competition... Earned one doubles win alongside Jessie Lee... Only doubles match with Lani-Rae Green took place at Sacramento State (1/30).

2013-14:
ITA SCHOLAR-ATHLETE... Finished her inaugural season at UC Davis with a 12-12 doubles record... Tiffany Pham competed alongside Martino in 19 of 24 doubles matches... The pair won both matches at No. 2 and posted a 7-10 record at No. 3... Martino and Pham won six of their final 10 matches played... The duo also held a seven-match unbeaten streak that stretched from March 12-April 8... The other five doubles matches took place with Kamila Kecki as her partner... Martino and Kecki split their four matches played throughout the fall season and won their lone doubles dual at No. 3.

SEVEN LAKES HS '13: Earned four varsity letters as a member of head coach Kevin McIlvain's girls' tennis team at Seven Lakes High School... In doubles action alongside senior teammate Nicole Breaux, the duo competed in five tournaments in early 2013, advanced to the finals of each event and won three championships...Captured a district doubles championship in 2010... As a senior, Martino and Breaux recently captured a district and regional championship in addition to earning a No. 3 state ranking...As a singles player, Martino advanced to the regionals on two occasions... After finishing as district runner-up with a No. 3 regional ranking in 2011, she won a singles district championship as a senior to finish her season ranked No. 4.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Kirie and Ronald Martino... Has a younger sister, Annabelle... Also enjoys playing volleyball... Li Na is her sports hero... Chose to attend UC Davis because she loves California and the school offered everything she was looking for... Texas A&M's tennis center is her favorite facility that she has competed at... Would love to visit China... "Relax and swing," is her advice to others.

Year Singles 1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 Doubles 1 D2 D3
2013-14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 2-0 7-10
2014-15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0-1 --
2015-16 -- -- -- -- 0-1 5-2 -- -- 1-1
Totals -- -- -- -- 0-1 5-2 -- 2-1 8-11