Anja Martin

#24 Anja Martin

F/G | Jr. | 5-11 | San Antonio, Texas | John Paul Stevens HS

2016-17 (Sophomore)

  • Saw action in a career-best 31 games
  • Completed her sophomore campaign with 37 points (1.2 ppg), 25 rebounds (0.8 rpg), six assists (0.2 apg) and five steals (0.2 spg)
  • Registered career-highs with eight points and four rebounds after making 3-of-3 from the field in the season-opening win over Charleston Southern (Nov. 12)
  • Made a career-high two triples and finished with six points in nine minutes versus USC Upstate (Dec. 10)
  • Dished out an assist in six games: Charleston Southern (Nov. 12), Morehead State (Nov. 30), Longwood (Dec. 17), at TCU (Dec. 29), TCU (Feb. 22) and vs. Elon (March 17)
  • Collected a steal on five different occasions: Charleston Southern (Nov. 12), vs. North Carolina A&T (Nov. 22), Longwood (Dec. 17), at TCU (Dec. 29) and Baylor (Jan. 4)
  • Tallied five points and grabbed three rebounds in 12 minutes played against Longwood (Dec. 17)
  • Scored four points and corralled two rebounds at TCU (Dec. 29)
  • Blocked a shot at Texas on Jan. 29
  • onnected on 2-of-3 from the field and finished with four points, two rebounds and an assist vs. TCU (Feb. 22)
  • Had an assist in three minutes vs. Elon (March 17) in the NCAA Championship First Round

2015-16 (Freshman)

  • Appeared in 14 games, averaging 6.6 minutes per contest
  • Tallied nine rebounds and seven points and dished out two assists
  • Made her collegiate debut against Delaware State (Nov. 14)
  • Blocked a shot and corralled a rebound vs. Coppin State (Nov. 16)
  • Connected on 3-of-4 from the charity stripe, grabbed two rebounds and dished out two assists in the win over Grand Canyon (Nov. 24)
  • Collected a steal and a made a field goal in a season-high 15 minutes played versus Fairleigh Dickinson (Dec. 6)
  • Appeared in her first Big 12 contest, logging three minutes of action at Kansas on Jan. 3

High School

  • Played for coach Annissa Hastings at John Paul Stevens High
  • Boasted 24.2 points, 5.4 rebounds, 2.2 steals, 1.0 blocks and 0.8 assists in 23 games for John Paul Stevens during her senior year
  • Class 6-A First Team All-State Honoree by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches during her senior year
  • Tabbed Class 6A All-Region First Team by the TABC as a senior and junior
  • Three-time All-District 27-5A selection including a pair of first team honors during her sophomore and freshman campaigns
  • Named to the 2014 San Antonio Express-News Girls Basketball Super Team
  • Averaged 14.7 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.8 steals during her junior year to lead the Falcons to their first Region IV-5A Tournament berth
  • Played for nationally recognized AAU TeamXpress under direction of two-time National Player of the Year and Olympian Clarissa Davis-Wrightsil
  • An AAU teammate of WVU teammate Katrina Pardee


  • Daughter of Kevin and Teresa Martin
  • Birthday is October 15
  • Has a nickname of "Red" given to her by a middle school trainer
  • Majoring in broadcast journalism
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