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Yvon Martinez

Yvon Martinez

RH | Jr. | 5-7 | Wexford, Pa. | Pine Richland High

2016 (Sophomore)

  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Second Team
  • Advanced to the semifinal round of competition in the Flight C singles bracket at the WVU Pink Invitational
  • Advanced to the final round of competition in the Flight A doubles bracket at the WVU Pink Invitational
  • Competed in the main doubles draw at the ITA Atlantic Regional
  • Partnered with Hailey Barrett for a team-best 4-3 doubles record in the fall
  • Finished the fall season with a 10-13 combined record
  • Played primarily at the No. 6 singles slot in the spring
  • Recorded two straight singles victories against Toledo and Cleveland State in dual-match play

2015 (Freshman)

  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
  • Tallied a 20-win season (singles/doubles) with an overall record of 26-30
  • Made her Mountaineer debut at the WVU Pink Invitational
  • Closed the fall winning six of her last eight singles matches
  • Completed the fall season with a 12-9 combined record
  • Finished the spring season with a 14-21 overall record
  • Played primarily at No. 6 and collected nine singles victories throughout the spring season
  • Won two singles matches in Big 12 play vs. Iowa State and then-ranked No. 7 Baylor on court six
  • Paired with Habiba Shaker to record a 3-0 mark at the No. 3 doubles slot in the spring

High School

  • Competed in the No. 2 spot at Pine Richland High
  • Placed second at the 2014 Oglebay Tournament
  • A three-star recruit by TennisRecruiting.net
  • Ranked as 27th-best high school senior in the Mid-Atlantic Region
  • Ranked No. 8 in the state of Pennsylvania

Personal

  • Daughter of Fredy and Beatriz Martinez
  • One of two children
  • Birthday is April 20
  • Majoring in engineering
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
Year Singles Doubles Totals
2014 (Fall) 8-6 4-3 12-9
2015 (Spring) 9-10 5-11 14-21
2015 (Fall) 4-8 6-5 10-13
2016 (Spring) 3-11 2-11 5-22
2016 (Fall) 5-3 6-4 11-7
Totals 29-38 23-34 52-72

Wearing the Jersey: Yvon Martinez

By Sean Merinar | February 28, 2016

This week's Wearing the Jersey features Yvon Martinez of the tennis team, presented by WVU Medicine.