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5 - Kayla Martinez
Kayla Martinez
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Odenton, Md.
High School: Arundel
Position: P/2B
B/T: R/R

2013: Battled multiple injuries throughout the year to appear in 26 contests, with 24 starts… Saw action at multiple positions, including pitcher, second base, left field, right field and designated player… Hit .238 with 15 hits and seven runs batted in… Saw action in the first two tournaments of the season, but then missed 20 of the next 22 games… Returned for the Stony Brook series on March 30, going 2-for-3 in game two with a double and a RBI… Went 2-for-3 from the dish versus Georgetown (April 17)… Reached base in six of the last eight games… Tallied four hits and drove in three runs in a doubleheader against Niagara (May 4)... Named to the America East Honor Roll.   

2012: Made 18 appearances in the circle… Started three games… Threw 44.1 innings… Finished the season with a 1-3 record and a 3.63 ERA… Struck out 13 batters… Fanned three batters and earned a save in two innings of work in game two versus St. Peter’s (March 31)… Struck out three batters against Hartford (April 20)… Allowed one earned run in 4.1 innings at Hartford (April 21)… Tossed a complete game in a 3-2 victory against LaSalle (April 24).

2011: Made 11 appearances on the mound, including two starts… Posted an 0-2 record with a 5.73 ERA and six strikeouts in 22.0 innings of work… Picked up her first career saves by pitching 2.2 perfect innings in the first game of the George Washington doubleheader (March 1)… Collected her first career hit as a pinch hitter against La Salle (April 26).

 

BACKGROUND:  A three-time All-Met selection by The Baltimore Sun… Also earned All-County honors from the Annapolis Capital… Averaged 11.5 strikeouts per game and threw three no-hitters as a senior… Tossed a perfect game in the regional quarterfinals… Also lettered in basketball at Arundel… An honor roll student who participated in the Peer Buddy program… Chose UMBC over New Mexico State… Daughter of Mark and Stephanie Apodca… Born Jan. 12, 1992… A new media and communication studies major who would like to become a newscaster.

 
 

Year 

AVG 

GP-GS 

AB 

2B 

3B 

HR 

RBI 

TB 

 2011

1.000

1-0

1

0

1

0

0

0

0

1

2012

.167

13-6

18

2

3

0

0

0

0

3

2013

.238

26-24

63

5

15

1

0

0

7

16

TOTAL

.232

40-30

82

7

19

1

0

0

7

20

 
 
 

 Year

SLG% 

BB 

HBP 

SO 

GDP 

OB%

SF 

SH 

SB-ATT 

PO 

FLD% 

2011

1.000

0

0

0

0

1.000

0

0

0-0

1

7

0

1.000 

2012

.167

0

0

4

0

.167

0

1

0-0

13

24

5

.881

2013

.254

3

0

5

1

.265

2

0

0-0

22

5

2

.931

TOTAL

.244

3

0

9

1

.253

2

1

0-0

36

36

7

.911

 
 
 

 Year

 ERA

 W-L

 APP

 GS

 CG

 SHO

 SV

 IP

 H

 R

2011

5.73

0-2

11

2

0

0/0

1

22.0

30

23

2012

3.63

1-3

18

3

1

0/0

1

44.1

63

38

2013

17.64

0-2

6

1

0

0/0

0

8.1

27

24

 TOTAL

5.81

1-7

35

6

1

0/0

2

74.2

120

85

 
 

 Year

 ER

 BB

 SO

 HR

 BF

 B/AVG

 WP

 HBP

2011

18

5

6

2

108

.309

1

3

2012

23

16

13

5

218

.328

2

1

2013

21

7

4

5

58

.587

2

2

 TOTAL

62

28

23

12

384

.358

5

6

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